Previous Winners of the Wilkes Award
The Wilkes Award is given once a year to the authors of the best paper published in the volume of The Computer Journal from the previous year.
The Wilkes Award is named after Sir Maurice Wilkes, who was Director of the Cambridge Computer Laboratory throughout the whole development of stored program computers starting with EDSAC; inventor of labels, macros and microprogramming; with David Wheeler and Stanley Gill, the inventor of a programming system based on subroutines.
Criteria for the Award are originality and quality of theme and treatment.
On Correcting XML Documents with Respect to a Schema by Joshua Amavi, Beatrice Bouchou, and Agata Savary.
Vol 57, Issue 5 (p. 639-674).
Extracting and Displaying Temporal and Geospatial Entities from Articles on Historical Events by Rachel Chasin, Daryl Woodward, Jeremy Witmer, and Jugal Kalita.
Vol 57, Issue 3 (p. 403-426)
A Movable Architecture for Robust Spatial Computing
David H. Ackley, Daniel C. Cannon, and Lance R. Williams
On Selecting the Nonce Length in Distance-Bounding Protocols
Aikaterini Mitrokotsa, Pedro Peris-Lopez, Christos Dimitrakakis, and Serge Vaudenay
Enforcing role-based access control for secure data storage in the cloud
Lan Zhou, Vijay Varadharajan, and Michael Hitchens
An Abstract Interpretation Approach for Enhancing the Java Bytecode Verifier
Roberto Barbuti, Nicoletta De Francesco, and Luca Tesei
Integrating Wireless Sensors and RFID Tags into Energy-Efficient and Dynamic Context Networks
Tomás Sánchez López, Daeyoung Kim, Gonzalo Huerta Canepa, and Koudjo Koumadi
Computing with time: from neural networks to sensor networks
Dr Boleslaw K. Szymanski and Dr Gilbert G. Chen
2009 honourable mentions
The Collective Index: A Technique for Efficient Processing of Progressive Queries
Qiang Zhu, Brahim Mediahed, Anshuman Sharma, and Henry Huang
On the Behavioral Equivalence Between k-data Structures
Manuel A. Martins
Unconditionally Secure Anonymous Encryption and Group Authentication
Goichiro Hanaoka, Junji Shikata, Yumiko Hanaoka and Hideki Imai
Analytical honeycomb geometry for raster and volume graphics
Reneta P. Barneva and Valentin E. Brimkov
Building Footprint Simplification Techniques and their Effects on Radio Propagation Predictions
Zhongqiang Chen, Alex Delis and Henry L. Bertoni
Byzantine fault detectors for solving consensus
Kim Kihlstrom, Louise E. Moser and P. M. Melliar-Smith
2004 honourable mention
Algorithms for moving objects databases
Ralf Hartmut Güting, JA Cotelo Lema, L Forlizzi, RH Gueting, E Nardelli and M Schneider
Members of the Judging Panel
- Professor Mostafa A. Bassiouni, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science-Computer Science Division, University of Central Florida, USA
- Professor Mariangiola Dezani-Ciancaglini, Dipartimento di Informatica, Universita' di Torino, Italy
- Professor Fairouz Kamareddine, School of Mathematical and Computer Sciences, Heriot-Watt University, UK
- Professor Steve Furnell, School of Computing, Electronics and Mathematics, Plymouth University, UK