In 2018, MPI-SWS researchers authored a total of five POPL papers. Also, MPI-SWS faculty member Derek Dreyer has achieved a new record: a 10-year streak of having at least one POPL paper each year.
MPI-SWS faculty members Björn Brandenburg and Eva Darulova have each received a 3-year research grant from the DFG, the German Research Organization.
MPI-SWS researchers have received the SIGCOMM Test of Time Award for their 2007 paper on "Measurement and Analysis of Online Social Networks."
Amaury Pouly has won the 2017 Ackermann Award, presented annually to the author of an exceptional doctoral dissertation in the area of computer science logic.
Peter Druschel has received the EuroSys Lifetime Achievement Award, the highest honor accorded by EuroSys to systems researchers.