Awards, Honors, Medals, and Distinctions

  1. Winner of silver medal at SAT 2017 Competition (main track)
  2. Winner of silver medal at SAT 2017 Competition (no-limits track)
  3. Invited Paper at Constraint Programming 2017 (CP 2017) conference
  4. ACM Test of Time Award at CCS 2016
  5. Best Paper Award at ACSAC 2016
  6. Ontario Early Researcher Award 2016, Canada
  7. Winner of gold medal at the SAT Competition 2016 (Main Track)
  8. Winner of gold medal at the SAT Competition 2016 (Application Track)
  9. Symbolic Computation + Satisfiability Checking (SC^2) Track Invited Paper @ CASC 2016
  10. IJCAI 'Sister Conference Best Paper Track' Invited Paper 2016
  11. IBM Faculty Award 2015
  12. Paper on MathCheck conjecture verifier selected for the JAR Journal Special Issue on Best Papers at CADE 2015
  13. Paper on Z3str2 String Solver selected for FMSD Journal Special Issue on the Best Papers at CAV 2015
  14. Best Paper Award at Software Product Lines Conference 2015 (SPLC 2015)
  15. Paper titled "Impact of Community Structure on SAT Solver Performance" judged best student paper at SAT 2014
  16. Google Faculty Research Award 2013 (Only 6 winners worldwide in software engineering in 2013)
  17. Heidelberg Laureate Forum 2013 Invitee
  18. Google Faculty Research Award 2011 (Only 9 winners worldwide in software engineering in 2011)
  19. ACM Distinguished (SIGSOFT) Paper Award @ ISSTA 2009 (for the HAMPI string solver paper)
  20. STP solver ranked second at the annual SMTCOMP competition 2014 (bit-vector category)
  21. STP solver ranked second at the annual SMTCOMP competition 2011 (bit-vector category)
  22. STP solver ranked first at the annual SMTCOMP competition 2010 (bit-vector category)
  23. STP solver ranked first at the annual SMTCOMP competition 2006 (bit-vector category)
  24. Expression ADL paper cited as the ten-year most influential paper at DATE  (published 1999, citation in 2008)