Lin Tan

Title

Associate Professor 

Department

Office

LWSN 3154M 

Office Phone

765-494-7190  

Education

Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Computer Science
BS in Computer Science and Engineering from Zhejiang University 

Notable Awards

ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award, MSR 2018
Canada Research Chair, 2017
Press: Engineering Dimensions, The Record (Pages 46 & 47), Marketwired, UWaterloo News, Engineering Annual Report 2017-2010
ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award, FSE 2016
Ontario Professional Engineers Awards --- Engineering Medal for Young Engineer Award 2016
University of Waterloo Outstanding Performance Award 2016
Ontario Early Researcher Award (ERA) 2015
NSERC Discovery Accelerator Supplements (DAS) Award 2015
(One of 125 researchers chosen from 3,159 NSERC Discovery Grant applicants across all science and engineering fields)
IBM CAS Research Project of the Year Award 2015
Google Faculty Research Award 2014 (1 of 7 recipients worldwide in Software Engineering)
Distinguished Paper Award Nominee, IEEE/ACM ASE 2013
Google Faculty Research Award 2010 (1 of 4 recipients worldwide in Software Engineering)
Best Paper Award Nominee, ACM ASPLOS 2010
IBM PhD Fellowship 2008-2009
IEEE Micro Top Picks from Computer Architecture Conferences 2006