Awards and Publications | NYU Tandon School of Engineering

Awards and Publications

Library books

By the Numbers

  • Over 60 awards, including:
    • Fourteen NSF career awards
    • Fourteen IEEE best paper awards
    • Four IEEE fellows and two ACM fellows
  • Over 10 teaching awards
  • Over 375 academic papers that have received 100+ Google citations

Department Highlights

  • Among our faculty:
  • We have been awarded more than $30 million in research since 2009.
  • We are a National Security Agency designated Center of Excellence in research, education, and cyber ops — one of the very few schools with all three designations.


Best Paper Awards

Research Awards


Lecture and panel awards

  • IEEE Signal Processing Society; Distinguished Lecturer (Nasir Memon [2011-12])

Miscellaneous Awards

Staff Awards

Education Awards:

Google Citations

These citations, through Google Scholar, are an indication of the originality and necessity of a work of scholarly literature. The following papers were contributed to by members of our faculty.

Over 4,000 citations

  • J. F. Kurose and K. W. Ross, "Computer networking: a top-down approach featuring the Internet," Pearson Education, 2012

Over 2,000 citations

  • Paul A Yushkevich, Joseph Piven, Heather Cody Hazlett, Rachel Gimpel Smith, Sean Ho, James C Gee, and Guido Gerig, "User-guided 3D active contour segmentation of anatomical structures: significantly improved efficiency and reliability," Neuroimage, Vol. 1, Issue 3, 2006

Over 1,000 citations

  • KW Ross, "Multiservice loss models for broadband telecommunication networks," Springer Science & Business Media, 2012
  • X. Hei, C. Liang, J. Liang, Y. Liu, and K. W. Ross, "A Measurement Study of a Large-Scale P2P IPTV System," IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, 2007
  • Fausto Bernardini, Joshua Mittleman, Holly Rushmeier, Cláudio Silva, Gabriel Taubin, "The ball-pivoting algorithm for surface reconstruction," EEE transactions on visualization and computer graphics, Volume 5, Issue 4, 1999
  • Yoshinobu Sato, Shin Nakajima, Hideki Atsumi, Shigeyuki Yoshida, Thomas Koller, Guido Gerig, Ron Kikinis, and Nobuyuki Shiraga, "Three-dimensional multi-scale line filter for segmentation and visualization of curvilinear structures in medical images," Analysis, Volume 2, Issue 2, June 1998
  • X. Wu and N. Memon, "Context-based, adaptive, lossless image coding," IEEE Transactions on Communications, 1997
  • Guido Gerig, Olaf Kübler, Ron Kikinis, and Ferenc Jolesz, "Nonlinear anisotropic filtering of MRI data," IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, Vol. 11, Issue 2, 1992

Over 500 citations from over 30 papers (showing papers published since 2005)

  • Sarah Meiklejohn, Marjori Pomarole, Grant Jordan, Kirill Levchenko, Damon McCoy, Geoffrey M Voelker, Stefan Savage, "A fistful of bitcoins: characterizing payments among men with no names," Proceedings of the 2013 conference on Internet measurement conference
  • Stephen Checkoway, Damon McCoy, Brian Kantor, Danny Anderson, Hovav Shacham, Stefan Savage, Karl Koscher, Alexei Czeskis, Franziska Roesner, and Tadayoshi Kohno, "Comprehensive Experimental Analyses of Automotive Attack Surfaces," USENIX Security Symposium, 2011
  • L. Moreau, B. Clifford, J. Freire, Y. Gil, P. Groth, J. Futrelle, N. Kwasnikowska, S. Miles, P. Missier, J. Myers, Y. Simmhan, E. Stephan, and J. Van den Bussche, "The open provenance model core specification (v1. 1)," Future Generation Computer Systems, 2011
  • J. F. Kurose, K. W. Ross, and W. L. Zucchi, "Redes de Computadores ea Internet: uma abordagem top-down," Pearson, 2010
  • Karl Koscher, Alexei Czeskis, Franziska Roesner, Shwetak Patel, Tadayoshi Kohno, Stephen Checkoway, Damon McCoy, Brian Kantor, Danny Anderson, Hovav Shacham, and Stefan Savage, "Experimental security analysis of a modern automobile," IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2010
  • Rebecca C. Knickmeyer, Sylvain Gouttard, Chaeryon Kang, Dianne Evans, Kathy Wilber, J. Keith Smith, Robert M. Hamer, Weili Lin, Guido Gerig and John H. Gilmore, "A Structural MRI Study of Human Brain Development from Birth to 2 Years," Journal of Neuroscience, Vol. 28, Issue 47, 2008
  • Susan B Davidson and Juliana Freire, "Provenance and scientific workflows: challenges and opportunities," Proceedings of the 2008 ACM SIGMOD international conference on Management of data
  • Juliana Freire, David Koop, Emanuele Santos, and Cláudio T Silva, "Provenance for computational tasks: A survey," Computing in Science & Engineering, 2008
  • C. Huang, J. Li, and K. W. Ross, "Can internet video-on-demand be profitable?" ACM SIGCOMM Computer Communication Review 37 (4), 133-144, 2007
  • Steven P Callahan, Juliana Freire, Emanuele Santos, Carlos E Scheidegger, Cláudio T Silva, and Huy T Vo, "VisTrails: visualization meets data management," Proceedings of the 2006 ACM SIGMOD international conference on Management of data
  • S. Wiedenbeck, J. Waters, J. C. Birget, A. Brodskiy, and N. Memon, "PassPoints: Design and longitudinal evaluation of a graphical password system," International journal of human-computer studies 63 (1), 102-127, 2005
  • Guido Gerig, et. al, "Magnetic resonance imaging and head circumference study of brain size in autism: birth through age 2 years," Archives of general psychiatry 62 (12), 1366-1376, 2005
  • Shachar Fleishman, Daniel Cohen-Or, and Cláudio T Silva, "Robust moving least-squares fitting with sharp features," ACM transactions on graphics (TOG), 2005
  • Juan Pablo Bello, Laurent Daudet, Samer Abdallah, Chris Duxbury, Mike Davies, Mark B Sandler, "A tutorial on onset detection in music signals," IEEE Transactions on speech and audio processing, 2005