ACM SIGMOD is pleased to present the 2020 SIGMOD Jim Gray Doctoral Dissertation Award to Jose Faleiro.


Jose Faleiro is a researcher at Microsoft Research. He was previously a PhD student at Yale, advised by Daniel Abadi, and a post-doc at the University of California, Berkeley. His dissertation was titled “High Performance Multi-core Transaction Processing via Deterministic Execution”.

ACM SIGMOD is also pleased to recognize Silu Huang for Honorable Mention for the 2020 SIGMOD Jim Gray Doctoral Dissertation Award.

Silu Huang is a researcher in the Data Management, Exploration and Mining (DMX) group at Microsoft Research Redmond Lab. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), advised by Aditya Parameswaran.