2019 IEEE TCDE Rising Star Award for Dr. V. Leis


Promotion for current database researchers as they create their career

The IEEE TCDE (Technical Committee of Data Engineering) selected Dr. Viktor Leis, Chair for Data Science and Engineering (Prof. T. Neumann), for the 2019 IEEE TCDE Rising Star Award for his contributions to main-memory indexing and database architectures for NVM. The award is based on an individual's whole body of work in the first five years after the PhD and will be presented at the 2019 International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE) which will take place in Macau SAR (China) from April 8 - 11, 2019. Dr. Leis will soon be joining Friedrich Schiller University Jena as a Professor.