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Below is a sampling of some of the most important awards and distinctions given to faculty and staff of the Pervasive Technology Institute since its formation near the end of 2008:

Year Award URL
2013

Beth Plale elected chair of the Technical Advisory Board of Research Data Alliance

2013

Beth Plale selected as General Chair for two highly-selective prestigious conferences, ACM High Performance Distributed Computing Conference (HPDC14) and International Provenance Workshop (IPAW'14)

2013

Martin Swany selected to chair the High Performance Distributed Computing 2014 (HPDC14) Conference Workshop

2013

Marlon Pierce selected to join the Apache Software Foundation

2013

Filippo Menczer named ISI Fellow

http://www.isi.it/nomination-of-the-isi-fellows-2013
2013

Filippo Menczer named an ACM Distinguished Scientist

http://awards.acm.org/distinguished_member/
2013

Thomas Sterling named the first recipient of the HPC Vanguard Award

http://insidehpc.com/2013/11/19/hpc-vanguard-award-goes-thomas-sterling-sc13/
2013

Thomas Sterling recognized as one of HPC community's "people to watch."

http://ovpitnews.iu.edu/news/page/normal/23766.html
2013

Craig A. Stewart was named general chair of the IEEE Cluster 2013 Conference (hosted by IU in Indianapolis).  Thomas Sterling was keynote speaker.

http://ovpitnews.iu.edu/news/page/normal/24268.html
2013

IUanyWare received a Technology in Education Excellence & Innovation Award at the 2013 Techpoint Mira Awards.

http://blog.techpoint.org/blog/indiana-technology-news-2/iuanyware-wins-technology-in-education-post-secondary-excellence-and-innovation-award
2013

T. Georgiev and A. Lumsdaine awarded four patents

2013

David Crandall receives NSF CAREER award

2013

A Silver Medallion Poster award was given to an NCGAS poster presented by Drs. Barnett and LeDuc at the American Medical Informatics Association 2013 Summit on Translational Bioinformatics

2012

CREST graduate student, Abhishek Kulkarni, presented “Optimizing latency and throughput for spawning processes on massively multicore processors” at the 2012 International Workshop on Runtime and Operating Systems for Supercomputers held in Venice, Italy in June 2012. The paper was awarded Best Paper and was co-authored by CREST Director Andrew Lumsdaine, Michael Lang, and Latchesar Ionkov.

http://pti.iu.edu/news/abhishek-kulkarni-paper-awarded-best-paper-ross-2012
2012

Devarshi Ghoshal, Indiana University Data to Insight Center Research Assistant and Lavanya Ramakrishnan, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA won the Best Paper Award at the DataCloud 2012 Workshop during The International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (Supercomputing/SC12) in Salt Lake City, UT, USA.

http://d2i.indiana.edu/news/d2is-devarshi-ghoshal-wins-best-paper-award-datacloud-2012
2012 QuakeSim, an Indiana University supported collection of online data and tools from NASA's Jet Propulsion, was a recipient of NASA's 2012 Software of the Year Award.
2012 Paper co-authored by IU cybersecurity expert among top 20 on HPDC list (Welch) http://newsinfo.iu.edu/news/page/normal/21871.html
2012 IU’s Suresh Marru invited to join Apache Software Foundation http://ovpitnews.iu.edu/news/page/normal/22947.html
2012 IU cybersecurity fellow named one of world’s top young innovators by MIT publication (Soghoian) http://newsinfo.iu.edu/news/page/normal/22980.html
2012 Thomas Sterling selected "Best Speaker" at the 2012 International Supercomputing Conference in Hamburg, Germany http://internal.pti.iu.edu/news/thomas-sterling-named-best-speaker-2012-international-supercomputing-conference
2012 Andrew Lumsdaine Awarded New Patent http://internal.pti.iu.edu/news/crest-director-awarded-patent-0
2012 Geoffrey Fox named ACM Fellow http://newsinfo.iu.edu/news/page/normal/20613.html
2012 Judy Qiu awarded CAREER grant by Nastional Science Foundation http://nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1149432&WT.z_pims_id=5262
2012 David Hancock named inaugural vice chair of the XSEDE Service Providers Forum
2011 Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research names deputy director (Welch) http://newsinfo.iu.edu/news/page/normal/17260.html
2011 CLEAR Health Information directors named top U.S. privacy advisors (Cate) http://newsinfo.iu.edu/news/page/normal/17293.html
2011 Five IU professors promoted to distinguished rank (Fox) http://newsinfo.iu.edu/news/page/normal/17517.html
2011 IU Maurer School of Law professor named to oversight council for online adult content (Cate) http://newsinfo.iu.edu/news/page/normal/18964.html
2011 IU-backed software contributes to world’s fastest supercomputer (Lumsdaine) http://newsinfo.iu.edu/news/page/normal/19205.html
2011 Stephen Simms elected to OpenSFS board http://ovpitnews.iu.edu/news/page/normal/19738.html
2011 Matthew Link elected member of IEEE/ACM Supercomputing Conference Steering Committee, for a term of three years from 2011-2014
2011 Craig Stewart chosen general chair of inaugural XSEDE conference
2011 World's largest computing society honors IU's Fox for high performance research, diversity efforts http://newsinfo.iu.edu/news/page/normal/20613.html
2010 Vespignani invited to present complex networks seminar as part of Oxford seminar series http://newsinfo.iu.edu/news/page/normal/13486.html
2010 Informatics honors outstanding alumni at annual awards banquet (Connelly) http://www.soic.indiana.edu/discover/news-events/news/2010/informatics-honors-outstanding-alumni-at-annual-awards-banquet.shtml
2010 IU Open Systems Lab researchers receive top honor for paper on system noise (Lumsdaine) http://newsinfo.iu.edu/news/page/normal/16700.html
2010 David Hancock named vice president of SPXXL user group for large IBM installations
2009 Informatics professors' WiFi malware study published in top journal (Vespignani) http://newsinfo.iu.edu/news/page/normal/9804.html
2009 Cate elected president of Phi Beta Kappa http://info.law.indiana.edu/news/page/normal/12079.html
2009 Sterling to be inaugural speaker for Peebles Lectures in IT http://newsinfo.iu.edu/news/page/normal/12411.html
2009 Geoffrey Fox named among “People to Watch” by HPCwire http://ovpitnews.iu.edu/news/page/normal/12608.html
2008-2009 Beth Plale named Fellow, CIC Academic Leadership Program