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ETH Zurich is home to many high-calibre scientists working diligently in their specialist fields. The numerous honours and awards that ETH researchers receive for their scientific work shows just how successful they are.

Honours and prizes in ETH News


Olga Sorkine-Hornung wins Rössler Prize

Computer scientist Olga Sorkine has won this year’s Rössler Prize for her work in the field of computer graphics. The prize comes with a research award of CHF 200,000. Read more 

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20.07.2017 | D-USYS | The latest honours and prizes

Newcastle University awards Silvia Dorn Honorary Doctorate

Silvia Dorn, em. Professor of Applied Entomology has received the Honorary Doctorate in Science (DSc honoris causa) from Newcastle University (UK). Read more 

10.07.2017 | D-BIOL

Robert Koch Award 2017 for Antonio Lanzavecchia

The Robert Koch Foundation is jointly awarding the 2017 Robert Koch Award to Professors Antonio Lanzavecchia and Rafi Ahmed. The award recognizes the two immunologists’ pioneering research on regulation of immune system and their ground-breaking contributions on the development of new vaccines and immunotherapies. Read more 

07.07.2017 | Lectureships and honours

Honorary Doctorate for Peter Bühlmann

The Université catholique de Louvain has awarded Professor Peter Bühlmann with the Doctor Honoris Causa. Read more 

27.06.2017 | D-MTEC | Research awards

Basler Wissenschaftspreis 2017 for Hans Gersbach

Hans Gersbach (D-MTEC), Professor for Macroeconomics: Innovation and Policy, has been awarded the 2017 «Wissenschaftspreis» of the city of Basel for his outstanding interdisciplinary work on topics of great relevance for society and economic policy. Read more 

22.06.2017 | D-MTEC | Research awards

2017 Shingo Research Award for Torbjørn Netland

Torbjørn Netland, Professor for Production and Operations Management (D-MTEC), receives the 2017 Shingo Research Award for the edited book «The Routledge Companion to Lean Management». He shares the prize with co-editor Dr Daryl J. Powell. Read more 

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Honours and prizes awarded by ETH Zurich

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Lectureships and honours

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The latest annual report lists the main prizes and awards that members of ETH Zurich have received for their research and educational work in international competition during the course of the reporting year.

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