Zachary Ives Named a 2021 ACM Fellow

Zachary Ives
Zachary Ives

Zachary Ives, Adani President’s Distinguished Professor and chair of the Department of Computer and Information Science, has been named a 2021 Fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).

Ives was honored for his “contributions to data integration, sharing, and management for scientific applications.”

The ACM Fellows program recognizes the top 1% of ACM members for their outstanding accomplishments in computing and information technology or outstanding service to ACM and the larger computing community. Fellows are nominated by their peers, with nominations reviewed by a distinguished selection committee.

Ives’ research interests include data integration and sharing, managing “big data,” sensor networks, and data provenance and authoritativeness. He is also a recipient of a National Science Foundation CAREER Award and the Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Foundation Award for Distinguished Teaching.

Ives is one of 71 ACM members to be made fellows this year for wide-ranging and fundamental contributions in areas including algorithms, computer science education, cryptography, data security and privacy, medical informatics, and mobile and networked systems.