Awards and prizes
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EPFL scientists in 2019 Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researchers list
Twenty four EPFL scientists have been included in the prestigious Thomson Reuters’ list of Highly Cited Researchers.
2019 EPFL doctorate Award – Finalist – Jérémie Werner
Special distinction from the selection committee to Jérémie Werner for his thesis “Perovskite/Silicon Tandem Solar Cells: Toward Affordable Ultra-High Efficiency Photovoltaics ?” EPFL thesis n°8659 (2018) Thesis directors: Prof. C. Ballif, Dr B. Niesen
2019 EPFL doctorate Award – Finalist – Damian Straszak
Special distinction from the selection committee to Damian Straszak for his thesis “New Algorithmic Paradigms for Discrete Problems using Dynamical Systems and Polynomials” EPFL thesis n°8957 (2018) Thesis director: Prof. N. Vishnoi
Awards for the EPFL research community
Every year, EPFL awards several PhD students and postdocs; learn more about the EPFL Research Awards.
The Piaget Scientific Award is a prestigious fellowship organized by EPFL and sponsored by Piaget that aims at supporting outstanding and groundbreaking research in the broad field of miniaturization and microengineering.
The Rodolphe and Renée Haenny Foundation was created in 2001 with the objective of supporting research in the field of metallurgy and the material sciences, areas of great importance for technology and society.