2012: ACM Fellow
2012: ACM SIGPLAN Software Award for contributions to Jikes RVM
2012 and 2014: IBM Outstanding Innovation Award, X10
2010: ACM SIGPLAN Most Influential 2000 OOPSLA Paper:
Adaptive Optimization in the Jalapeno JVM by Arnold, Fink, Grove, Hind, and Sweeney.
2007: ACM SIGPLAN Most Influential 1997 OOPSLA Paper:
Call Graph Construction in Object-Oriented Languages by Grove, DeFouw, Dean, and Chambers.
2007: IBM Gerstner Award for Client Excellence
2006: IBM Corporate Award, Real-time Garbage Collection for Java
2005: ACM SIGPLAN Most Influential 1995 PLDI Paper:
Selective Specialization for Object-Oriented Languages by Dean, Chambers, and Grove.
2005: IBM Outstanding Technical Achievement Award, Jikes Research Virtual Machine
2005: IBM Outstanding Technical Achievement Award, IBM's Entry into Real-time Java
2001: IBM Research Division Award, Jikes Research Virtual Machine