ACM Distinguished Members

Three CS@VT faculty members were among the 49 computing professionals recognized this year as Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Distinguished Members.  This honor recognizes educators and researchers with at least 15 years of professional experience, who have significant accomplishments or who have made a significant impact within the computing field.  Congratulations to Dr. Cliff Shaffer (ACM Distinguished Educator), Dr. C.T. Lu (ACM Distinguished Scientist), and Dr. Adrian Sandu (ACM Distinguished Scientist).

Congratulations also to one of our alumni, Dr. James “Bo” Begole (PhD, 1998), who was also named a Distinguished Scientist this year.


Dr. Lu
Dr. C.T. Lu, ACM Distinguished Scientist


Dr. Sandu
Dr. Adrian Sandu, ACM Distinguished Scientist


Dr. Cliff Shaffer - ACM Distinguished Educator
Dr. Cliff Shaffer, ACM Distinguished Educator