Dr Henry Xu received the Best Paper Award for his paper titled "Minimizing Transient Congestion during Network Update in Data Centers" in the 23rd IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP) held in San Francisco, United States on 10-13 November 2015.

ICNP is a premier conference on network protocols, covering all aspects of network protocol research, including design, analysis, specification, verification, implementation, and performance.