Best Paper Award of the Applied Intelligence and Informatics Conference (AII 2022) for the co-authored paper titled: An FPGA-based Hardware Accelerator for the k-Nearest Neighbor Algorithm Implementation in Wearable Embedded Systems
Best Student Paper Award of the 20th IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Intelligence and Computing (PICom 2022) for the co-authored paper titled: A Deep Reinforcement Learning Based Approach for Intelligent Reconfigurable Surface Elements Selection
2020 Editorial Award of Smart Health Journal (Elsevier), received for demonstrating editorial excellence as an Associate Editor.
Best Paper of 1st IEEE International Conference on Human-Machine Systems (ICHMS 2020) held online, September 7-9, 2020, for the co-authored paper titled: Prediction of Personal Cardiovascular Risk using Machine Learning for Smartphone Applications
Sensors 2017 Outstanding Reviewer Award, received in consideration of the quantity, timeliness and quality of submitted reviews.
Best Paper 2nd prize of 2015 International Forum of IoT and Applications, Wuhan, China, Nov. 26-27, 2015, for the co-authored paper titled: A Smartphone-based Gateway to Support Mobile IoT Interoperability.
Best Paper of 10th EAI International Conference on Body Area Networks (BodyNets’15) held in Sydney, Australia, September 28-30, 2015, for the co-authored paper titled: Using Cloud-assisted Body Area Networks to Track People Physical Activity in Mobility
2014 Andrew P. Sage Best Transactions Paper, for the paper: G. Fortino, R. Giannantonio, R. Gravina, P. Kuryloski, R. Jafari, “Enabling Effective Programming and Flexible Management of Efficient Body Sensor Network Applications”, Published in IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics part C: Applications and Reviews. DOI: 10.1109/TSMCC.2012.2215852, later moved to and published in IEEE Transactions on Human-Machine Systems, 43(1), pp. 115-133, Jan. 2013.