VU Researcher Cristiano Giuffrida wins Dennis M. Ritchie award

8 October 2015

Cristiano Giuffrida received the prestigious SIGOPS Dennis M. Ritchie award for the best PhD in computer systems worldwide for his thesis entitled 'Safe and Automatic Live Update'.

Earlier this year he had already won the Roger Needham award for best Ph.D. in computer systems in Europe. The department of computer science of Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam has now won 4 Roger Needham awards and one Dennis M. Ritchie award, making it in terms of such prizes the most successful computer systems lab in Europe. 

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