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Johann-Philipp-Reis Prize 2023 awarded to Antonia Wachter-Zeh

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Antonia Wachter-Zeh has been honored with the Johann-Philipp-Reis prize in recognition of her exceptional contributions to the fields of cryptography and coding theory.

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Humboldt Research Award (Humboldt-Forschungspreis) for Polina Bayvel

The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation has awarded Polina Bayvel the Humboldt Research Award (Humboldt-Forschungspreis) in recognition of her scientific accomplishments. Professor Bayvel is the head of the Optical Networks Group (ONG) at the University College London (UCL) which she founded in 1994. Her research interests include digital signal processing for fibre-optic links, wavelength-routed optical networks, and ultrawideband transmission. She has authored and co-authored more than 300…

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Scholarship Program for Bavarian and Israeli Early Career Researchers 2023

Kiran Adhikari is a recipient of a scholarship from a 2023 Program for Bavarian and Israeli Early Career Researchers to conduct a research stay abroad at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in Israel.

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IEEE Communications Society & Information Theory Society Joint Paper Award

Shirin Saeedi Bidokhti is the recipient of the 2023 IEEE Communications Society & Information Theory Society Joint Paper Award. Shirin was a postdoctoral fellow at the TUM Institute for Communications Engineering from 2012-2016. She is currently Assistant Professor at the University of Pennsylvania.