Mari Kobayashi from CentraleSupélec, Gif-sur-Yvette, France, has won the prestigious August-Wilhelm Scheer Visiting Professorship, funded by the German Excellence Initiative.
Our former chair Joachim Hagenauer is the recipient of the 2019 IEEE Information Theory Society Aaron D. Wyner Distinguished Service Award. The Award honors an individual who has shown outstanding leadership in, and provided...
Emna Ben Yacoub will be awarded the Walter Gademann Master’s Thesis Award of the TUM Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) for her outstanding Master's thesis.
Tobias Prinz, Fabian Steiner, Thomas Wiegart and Peihong Yuan have been awarded the 2019 Heinrich Hecht Award for designing the best channel code in a "Wanted: Best Channel Codes for Short Underwater Messages" competition.
Our senior researcher Sven Puchinger has received the Südwestmetall Advancement Award (Südwestmetall-Förderpreis) for his dissertation "Construction and Decoding of Evaluation Codes in Hamming and Rank Metric", which was advised...
Prof. Eitan Yaakobi from the Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, has received a TUM IAS Hans Fischer Fellowship.
Andreas Lenz, Paul Siegel (UCSD), Antonia Wachter-Zeh and Eitan Yaakobi (Technion) have received the Memorable Paper Award at the Non-Volantile Memories Workshop 2019 in San Diego for the paper "Coding over sets for DNA storage".