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Katta Spiel Wins Pride Biz Research Prize
The Pride Biz Austria association honors exceptional research to promote diversity and LGBTIQ awareness in business and beyond.
Burgenland Higher Education Award Goes to Gernot Steindl
The federal state Burgenland honors Gernot Steindl’s dissertation on the digitization of industrial energy systems.
Katta Spiel Receives City of Vienna’s Sponsorship Prize
The committee honors Katta Spiel’s outstanding and continued contribution to informatics.
TU Wien Informatics Receives Europe-wide Equality Award
Our successful initiatives for women in informatics have been honored with the Minerva Informatics Equality Award 2022.
Shqiponja Ahmetaj Wins Hedy Lamarr Prize 2022
The City of Vienna honors the expert for intelligent data management from TU Wien Informatics for her innovative work.
Jana Machajdik Wins ACM SIG Multimedia Test of Time Award
Her research on image classification has significantly influenced the field – she tells us about her master’s thesis and career after academia.
Ressel Prize 2022 Goes to Felix Winter
Felix Winter develops algorithms for creating schedules in the industry. His outstanding achievements were honored with TU Wien’s Ressel Prize.
Best Teaching Awards 2022
Our faculty’s lecturers have excelled at the Best Teaching Awards 2022 and were honored for their exceptional commitment.
Markus Hecher Wins GI Dissertation Award
The most renowned award for Ph.D. theses in German-speaking countries goes to a definite up-and-comer in AI from TU Wien Informatics.
Best Paper Award: Inter-faculty Cooperation Honored at QEST…
A team of researchers at TU Wien Informatics, Mathematics, and Geoinformation (Applied Statistics) won the renowned Best Paper Award at QEST 2022.
Best Paper Award at MuC 2022: Sabrina Burtscher & Katta Spi…
Sabrina Burtscher, Katta Spiel and their team won the Best Paper Award at the “Mensch und Computer” Conference 2022.
Theresa Neubauer and Fabio Oberweger Win OCG Incentive Awar…
Their outstanding theses in image processing and logic & computation were honored by the Austrian Computer Society (OCG).
VCLA Presents International Student Awards 2021
Tuukka Korhonen & Jasper Slusallek received the VCLA International Student Awards for their outstanding research at the MFCS Conference 2022.
Markus Hecher Wins EurAI Dissertation Award 2021
Hecher’s thesis solved a problem unanswered for decades and is honored as the best dissertation on AI in Europe.
A Min Tjoa Receives Highest Austrian Decoration for Science
Tjoa’s outstanding life-time achievements are being honored with the Austrian Decoration of Honor (Ehrenkreuz für Wissenschaft und Kunst, I. Klasse).
EuroVis Young Researcher Award & Best Dissertation Award
Renata Raidou received the Young Researcher Award for her contributions to biomedical visualization, David Kouřil won the Best Dissertation Award.
HPC Innovation Excellence Award for “Liquid” Machine Learni…
Radu Grosu and his team at IST, MIT and TU Wien Informatics won the prestigious award for their research on bio-inspired neural networks.
Edward A. Lee Awarded TU Wien Honorary Doctorate
TU Wien honors Lee for his outstanding achievements in computer sciences, philosophy of technology, and digital humanism.
BMBWF and City of Vienna Honor Master Graduates
Master theses of three of our graduates were honored with the “Würdigungspreis” of the Ministry of Science and the “Dipolmarbeitspreis” of the City of Vienna.
SIGCHI Lifetime Service Award 2022 for Geraldine Fitzpatrick
The Special Interest Group on Computer-Human Interaction (SIGCHI) honors Fitzpatrick for her significant impact on the HCI community.
Dissertation Awards for Jan Maly and Markus Hecher
Two former PhD students of Prof. Stefan Woltran, Markus Hecher and Jan Maly were recently honored for their excellent dissertations.
Niki Popper Receives 2021 Gerhart Bruckmann Prize
The Austrian Statistical Society (ÖSG) has awarded this year’s Gerhart Bruckmann Prize to Niki Popper.
TU Wien Team Wins International F1TENTH Grand Prix
The 9th F1TENTH Grand Prix of 1:10-scale autonomous racing cars took place in Prague. The TU Wien team won this international competition.
Best Teaching Awards 2021
Despite obstacles due to the Corona crisis, our faculty’s lecturers maintain excellent teaching and were honored for their special commitment.
“Ways of Thinking in Informatics” Wins Award at Ars Docendi
A team around Peter Purgathofer receives an award at Ars Docendi, Austrian State Prize for Good Teaching, for their course of “Ways of Thinking in Informatics”.
Laura Kovacs Receives City of Vienna’s Sponsorship Award
The committee honors Laura for her outstanding and continued contribution to informatics.
City of Vienna Diploma Thesis Award for Marcel Moosbrugger
Marcel was awarded this prize for his outstanding diploma thesis on “Automating Termination Analysis of Probabilistic Programs”.