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Cong Wang has won the annual Patrick Denantes Memorial Prize, awarded to a doctoral student in the School of Computer and Communication Sciences for their outstanding thesis. © Cong Wang

Cong Wang wins 2020 Patrick Denantes Memorial Prize

— Cong Wang, whose work will be applied for the first time in 2021 in a smart grid development in southern Switzerland has won the annual Patrick Denantes Memorial Prize, awarded to a doctoral student in the School of Computer and Communication Sciences for their outstanding thesis. 

© 2020 Jakub Tarnawski

EPFL Doctorate Award 2020 – Jakub Tarnawski

— New Graph Algorithms via Polyhedral Techniques EPFL thesis n°9622 (2019) Thesis director: Prof. Ola Svensson

© Gina G. Mahmoud, 2020

Dina G. Mahmoud Awarded CYD Doctoral Fellowship

— One of the first recipients of the Cyber-Defence Campus (CYD) Doctoral Fellowship is Dina G. Mahmoud, Doctoral Assistant at EPFL’s School of Computer and Communication Sciences (IC). The program recognizes and supports researchers by awarding Master Thesis, Doctoral and Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellowships. 

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Jakub Tarnawski receives Honorable Mention in 2019 ACM Awards

— EPFL graduate Jakub Tarnawski has received an honorable mention in the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)’s annual Doctoral Dissertation Awards for a PhD dissertation which tackled two of the most central problems in the field of combinatorial optimization.

IC students Merlin Nimier-David  (left) and Panagiotis Sioulas (right) © EPFL

Two IC students receive EPFL's first Facebook Fellowships

— Merlin Nimier-David and Panagiotis Sioulas, both PhD students in the School of Computer and Communication Sciences, have become the first EPFL students to receive funding from the prestigious Facebook Fellowship program.

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