Awards and Professional Services
Dr. Iyengar, Ryder Professor and Director of School of Computing & Information Sciences at FIU is the Founding Editor-in-Chief for the journal entitled "International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks" published by Taylor and Francis/CRC press . The focus of this journal will be to develop a theoretical as well as applications to real systems that seems necessary for distributed sensor networks to achieve its full potential. In 2011, the journal transferred administrative control to the Hindawi Publishing Corporation.
Founding Editor-in-Chief, S.S. Iyengar PhD
School of Computing & Information Sciences
Editorial Advisory Board
, R. R. Brooks Ph. D.
Jim Kurose, Univ. of Massachusetts
Associate Editor Dr. Günter Karjoth (Europe)
IBM Research GmbH
Zurich Research Laboratory
CH-8803 Ruschlikon, Switzerland
Dr. Iyengar has served as an Associate editor/Guest editor for the
Forth Coming Special Issue in the Journal of Sensors - Real-Time Control in a Big Sensor Data Network -2013
International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks (2004 - Present)
IEEE Signal Processing Magazine (2004)
Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing (2003 - Present)
IEEE Transactions on Computers (2003- Present)
Editorial Board of Sensor Processing Letters, 2003, American Scientific Publications Co.
The Computing: The Official Journal from Russia and Ukraine, 2002
International Journal of High Performance Computing Applications (2001)
Journal of American Society of Information Science (2001)
IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (2000 - Present)
Journal of the Franklin Institute (1995 - Present)
Journal of Theoretical Computer Science (1994)
Journal of Computer and Electrical Engineering (1993)
IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics (1991)
IEEE Computer Magazine (1989)
IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering (1988)
- In recognition of support and commitment to advancing technological development and innovation, Dr. Iyengar selected as a Charter Member of the National Academy of Inventors, 2012.
- Dr. Iyengar Lifetime Achievement Award Conferred by ISAM(International Society of Agile Manufacturing ) IIT-Banares Hindu University for his lifelong contribution to the fields of Engineering and Computer Science ,December 17,2012. [Picture 1, Picture 2]
- Dr. Iyengar received Best Computer Science Faculty of 2012 on December 30th,2012, Pondicherry at the conference on ASDF Conference on Global Awards. [Picture]
Dr. Iyengar and Nulogix received Florida innovation Award
Dr. Iyengar and Nulogix were awarded third prize in the 2012 Innovation 2 Industry (i2i) Florida competition. The innovative and patented technology invented by the team enables a person to see changes in intra ocular pressure by observing their eye using a small hand held device. ["Funding the Dream", Harbor Sytle Magazine - June]
- Dr. Iyengar recevied The Association of Scientist and Developers and Faculty Award, 2012The Association of Scientist and Developers and Faculty (ASDF) award 2012 committee has selected for distinguished faculty in India. This is in recognition is for mentoring and reviewing over 60 Ph.D thesis in Indian Universities, which includes IISc, IIT's, ISI, Calcutta and various universities in India.
Dr. Iyengar received Distinguished Alumnus Award at University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering- Bangalore, India, January 2-3, 2011
Dr. Iyengar received Distinguished Research Award from
Xaimen Uiversity, China for his research in Sensor Networks, Computer Vision and Image Processing
ATLAS - 2010, The Academy of Transdisciplinary Learning and Advanced Studies, GeorgeTown Texas, has elected Dr.Iyengar to the Grade of its Village Fellow.
Distinguished Service Award
Roy Paul Daniel's Professor Award (2008-2010)
- Distinguished Research Award from Tunisian Mathematical Society, March 22,2010, Tunisia
- Dr. Iyengar received an Honorary Doctorate in D.Sc(Eng). from
Techno Global University, India , 2010
- Homi Bhabha Visiting Professorship Award(2003-2006)
- Member of the Advisory Board for International Journal of Wireless and Mobile Computing, Inderscience Publishers, (2005 - Present)
Fellow of the Society for Design and Process Sign (SDPS) and presented at the
Eighth Biennial World Conference on Integrated Design
& Process Technology,
June 12-16, 2005, Beijing, China for contributions to sensor networks,
Distinguished Lecture Series
speaker at the University of Florida, Gainesville, February 18th, 2005
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Guest Editor for
Journal of Parallel and Distributed
Computing: Special Issue on Frontiers in Distributed Sensor Networks
- Guest Editor for
Processing Magazine: Special Issue on Signal Processing for Mining Information
- Awarded the prestigious
Distinguished Alumnus Award, IISc Bangalore,
- Awarded Roy
Paul Daniels Distinguished
Professor of Computer Science (2002)
This Chaired professorship award was announced by the LSU College Development Council on Friday, November 1st by then current Dean Harold.
- Member of the
European Academy of
Sciences(EAS) in Computer Sciences (July 24, 2002)
Citation: For an outstanding and lasting contribution to novel high performance algorithms and computer education.
- Satish Dhawan Distinguished Professorship Award, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (July,2002)
- Fellow of Association of Computing Machinery (ACM)
Citation: For fundamental research and contributions in algorithms and data structures for applications in parallel computing, image-processing, sensor fusion and robotics, and for services to ACM.
of Prestigious National Research Council (NRC) Review Panel in Basic
Sciences and Engineering (August 2001-2003)
of American Association of Advancement of Science (AAAS) (2000)
Citation: For outstanding contributions to data structures and algorithms for image processing and signal / sensor fusion problems.
Computer Society Technical Achievement Award (1998)
Citation: Outstanding contributions in the area of data structures and algorithm in sensor fusion and image processing.
of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (1995)
Citation: For research contributions in the area of high performance algorithms and data structures for applications in the field of image processing, Robotics and Distributed Sensor Integration.
Computer Society Meritorious Award (2000)
Citation: For outstanding contributions to IEEE professional activities and service.
Computer Society Golden Core Membership (2000)
Citation: As one of the distinguished core of dedicated volunteers and staff whose leadership and service have made the IEEE Computer Society the world's preeminent association of computing professionals.
for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) Distinguished Visiting
Lecturer (2000 - present)
Prestigious Distinguished Research Master Award , University Medal and
a Public Lecture made(12,May1999)
Cotton Hub Distinguished Faculty Award for Excellence (May 1999)
of the Navy Higher Education Consortium Council
for Navy Information
Technology Center located at University of New Orleans (1998-99)
Certificate of Appreciation for presentation entitled "Autonomous
Intelligent Machines," Virginia, (Nov 21, 1996)
Distinguished Faculty Award of Excellence in Research
Tiger Athletic Foundation Teaching Award (May 1996)
of New York Academy of Science (January 1996 - Present)
of the Advisory Board for
the Department of Computer Science of the
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville (1996-98)
Jawaharlal Nehru Chaired Professorship
- University of
of the Research Advisory Group
in Physical Sciences at LSU (1995-1997):
Appointed by Vice Chancellor of Research (1995)
Review Panel member on Intelligent Control Projects,
July 7 - 9,
to the NSF Workshop on Visual Information Management System,
Francisco, February 24 -26, 1992
Williams Evans Fellowship,
University of Otago, New Zealand (1991)
Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Caltech., (summer 1990)
Delta Kappa Research Award of Distinction, LSU, Baton Rouge (April
of the National Science Foundation
selects panel for reviewing research
proposals on Neural Networks (April 2-4, 1989)
- Association for Computer
Machinery (ACM) National Lecturer
(1986 - 1995)
Faculty, Oak Ridge National Laboratory,
(Summer 1985, 86, 87 &
Host - Dr. Weisbin and Dr. Barhen
in Who's Who of Southwest, (1980)
Teacher of the Year, JSU (1978)
- Member of the Panel of Judges for the best paper award in the Annual Computer Simulation Symposium, Tampa, Florida, 1976.
Professor at :
University of Paris,University of Kuwait,Indian
Institute of Science,ORNL,JPL-Cal.Tech. and Others.