SIGMM requests your nominations for the SIGMM Award for Outstanding PhD Thesis:

We are now calling for submissions for the SIGMM Award for Outstanding PhD Thesis in Multimedia Computing, Communications and Applications.  This award will be presented every year to a researcher whose PhD thesis has made contributions and has the potential of very high impact in multimedia computing, communication and applications. The goal will be to evaluate contributions towards advances in multimedia including multimedia processing, multimedia systems, multimedia network protocols and services, multimedia applications and interfaces. The award will recognize members of the SIGMM community and their research contributions in their PhD theses as well as the potential of impact of their PhD theses in multimedia area. The deadline is March 31 2011.

For details see: (site open early March 2011)