2021 Thesis Prize: 17 PhD graduates honoured by the University of Luxembourg
29 December 2021
Excellent Thesis Award.
The University of Luxembourg held its annual PhD graduation Ceremony on 17 December on Belval Campus. The celebration honoured the doctoral and award-winning graduates who received their diplomas and awards on stage.
More than 150 doctoral students graduated from the four doctoral schools of the University of Luxembourg.
Seventeen doctoral graduates received special recognition for their thesis work, considered to be of exceptional quality. One graduate was awarded with the Fondation Auguste Laval Prize.
Recognising the scientific excellence of PhD students
The University of Luxembourg grants Excellent Thesis Awards to honour doctoral graduates who have demonstrated excellence, originality and depth of knowledge in their thesis.
This year, 17 graduates have received this award:
Excellent Thesis Awardees from Doctoral School in Science and Engineering
Thesis: Argument Acceptance and Commitment in Formal Argumentation
Thesis: Verification of design models of cyber-physical systems specified in Simulink
Thesis: Enhanced Signal Space Design for Multiuser MIMO Interference Channels
Susana Martinez Arbas
Thesis: Integrated multi-omic analyses of mobile genetic elements within a mixed microbial community
Thesis: Old and New Antiferroelectrics: Experimental studies of phase transitions in model materials
Thesis: Complex Network in manufacturing suitability and interpretation
Thesis: van der Waals Dispersion Interactions in Biomolecular Systems: Quantum-Mechanical Insights and Methodological Advances
Thesis: On reductions of local and global Galois representations modulo prime powers
Excellent Thesis Awardees from Doctoral School in Humanities and Social Sciences
Thesis: The Experience of Security in Human-Computer Interactions: Understanding Security Perceptions Through the Concept of User Experience
Thesis: Die frühkaiserzeitliche Grabarchitektur aus Orolaunum vicus/Arlon: Rekonstruktion und Kontextualisierung der Grabbauten einer lokalen Elite
Excellent Thesis Awardee from Doctoral School in Economics, Finance and Management
Thesis: Essays on the Economics of Forced Displacement and Conflict
Excellent Thesis Awardee from Doctoral School of Law
The Fondation Auguste Laval Prize was awarded to Tài Nguyen for his thesis on “magnetoelectric thin-film composites for energy harvesting applications”.
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