• Fernando Cladera, Matthieu Gautier and Olivier Sentieys received the best paper award at the 2015 IEEE Computer Society Annual Symposium on VLSI (ISVLSI) for their paper “Energy-Aware Computing via Adaptive Precision under Performance Constraints in OFDM Wireless Receivers”.
  • Meilleur papier à la conférence ComPAS 2015 (Lille, 30 juin – 3 juillet) pour Gabriel Gallin, Arnaud Tisserand et Nicolas Veyrat-Charvillon pour “Comparaison expérimentale d’architectures de crypto-processeurs pour courbes elliptiques et hyper-elliptiques” (travail dans les projets PAVOIS et HAH).


  • Meilleure contribution scientifique 2013 en Architecture du GDR ASR pour Karim Bigou.



  • DASIP 2010, Edinburgh, UK, best paper award for Erwan Raffin, Christophe Wolinski, François. Charot, K. Kuchcinski, Stéphane Guyetant, Stéphane Chevobbe and Emmanuel Casseau: “Scheduling, Binding and Routing System for a Run-Time Reconfigurable Operator Based Multimedia Architecture in the Conference on Design and Architectures for Signal and Image Processing” (results disseminated from the ROMA ANR Project coordinated by Cairn)
  • The article of Naeem AbbasSteven Derrien, Sanaya Rajopadhye and Patrice Quinton, “Accelerating HMMER on FPGA using Parallel Prefixes and Reductions’, was selected as a best paper candidate (with 6 others papers out of 47) at the IEEE 2010 International Conference on Field-Programmable Technology (FPT’10) (acceptance rate of 47 out of 170).


  • IEEE INMIC2009 best student paper award for Adeel Pasha: “Toward Ultra Low-Power Hardware Specialization of a Wireless Sensor Network Node” with Steven Derrien and Olivier Sentieys


  • IEEE ASAP 2007 best paper award for Steven Derrien and Patrice Quinton: “Parallelizing HMMER for Hardware Acceleration on FPGAs