Googlers Elected Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Fellows in 2010

Googlers for the second consecutive year, has been elected, as the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Fellows in 2010, the most this year from any single corporation or institution."Luiz Barroso, Dick Lyon, Muthu Muthukrishnan and Fernando Pereira were chosen for their contributions to computing and computer science that have provided fundamental knowledge to the field […]

Googlers for the second consecutive year, has been elected, as the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Fellows in 2010, the most this year from any single corporation or institution.

"Luiz Barroso, Dick Lyon, Muthu Muthukrishnan and Fernando Pereira were chosen for their contributions to computing and computer science that have provided fundamental knowledge to the field and have generated multiple innovations.

On behalf of Google, I congratulate our colleagues, who join the 10 other ACM Fellows and other professional society awardees at Google in exemplifying our extraordinarily talented people," stated Alfred Spector, VP of Research.

You can read more detailed summaries of their achievements here, including the official citations from ACM--although it's really hard to capture everything they've accomplished in one paragraph!