Parallel processing is a key eScience technology, enabling the processing of huge amounts of data in, for example, climate modeling.
Past recipients of the award are
- 2013: Arndt Bode (TU Munich, Germany)
- 2012: Barbara Chapman (University of Houston, U.S.A.)
- 2011: Michel Cosnard (INRIA, France)
- 2010: Jack Dongarra (University of Tennessee / Oak Ridge National Laboratory, U.S.A.)
- 2009: Paul Feautrier (ENS Lyon, France)
- 2008: Ron Perrott (Oxford e-Research Centre, U.K.)