Ralf Jung's doctoral dissertation on "Understanding and Evolving the Rust Programming Language" has received the ACM Doctoral Dissertation Award Honorable Mention.
Ralf Jung and Bilal Zafar have each been awarded a 2021 Otto Hahn Medal for outstanding scientific achievement.
MPI-SWS researchers receive several ETAPS 2021 awards: the EAPLS Best Paper Award, an EAPLS best paper nomination, and a most distinguished tool award.
Ralf Jung receives 2021 ETAPS dissertation award. His work on Rust was also featured in a recent CACM article.
Max Planck Researchers have authored eight papers to appear in POPL 2021, over 10% of all papers accepted this year.