LAST CALL FOR FERNBACH, CRAY AWARD NOMINATIONS; SUBMISSION
DEADLINE IS THURSDAY, JULY 31
The nomination deadline for nominations for the Seymour Cray Computer Engineering
Award and the Sidney Fernbach Memorial Award is Thursday, July 31. These awards,
sponsored by the IEEE Computer Society, will be presented during the awards
ceremony at SC2003 in Phoenix this November. If you would like to nominate someone,
please see the additional information below (and do not hesitate!):
The Seymour Cray Computer Engineering Award is given to individuals whose innovative
contributions to high performance computing systems best exemplify the creative
spirit demonstrated by Seymour Cray. The award consists of a crystal model,
certificate, and honorarium of $10,000. The nomination form and submission information
can be found at http://hopper.computer.org/awards.nsf/cray/.
The Sidney Fernbach Memorial Award was established in 1992 in memory of Sidney
Fernbach, one of the pioneers in the development and application of high performance
computers for the solution of large computational problems. A certificate and
$2,000 are awarded for outstanding contributions in the application of high
performance computers using innovative approaches. The nomination form and submission
information can be found at http://hopper.computer.org/awards.nsf/fernbach/.
SC2003 will be held Nov. 15-21, 2003, in Phoenix, Arizona. The conference offers
seven days of technical programs, technological demonstrations and exhibits,
educational outreach and mind-boggling visualizations of computational data.
SC2003 is sponsored by the Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group on Computer Architecture (ACM/SIGARCH) and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Computer Society.