Karsten Schwan Best Paper Award
Each year, HPDC awards the best paper selected by program chairs based on reviews and discussions among program committee members. Since 2016, the award is named after Karsten Schwan, a long time significant contributer to the field, who has passed away October 11th, 2015.
High-Performance Distributed RMA Locks
Patrick Schmid (ETH Zurich), Maciej Besta (ETH Zurich), Torsten Hoefler (ETH Zurich)
Best Poster Award
An Automatic Cut-off for Task-Parallel Programs
Shintaro Iwasaki (University of Tokyo) and Kenjiro Taura (University of Tokyo)