Hall of Fame - Awards and Honors (since 2013)

Innovation prize „Sauerland initiativ“ (2016)

Jens Wiggenbrock: Winner of the innovation prize "Sauerland initiativ 2016", bestowed by companies in the Sauerland region

Work: Software for planning and implementing broadband infrastructure 

Further informationen (in German): Article, Call

„Built on IT“ (2016)

Alric Frühauf: Second place within the national competition "Built on IT" ("Auf IT gebaut"), awarded by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi)

Work: BIM-based calculation of flight paths for unmanned aerial vehicles supporting automated visual inspections
(based on a B.Sc. thesis supervised by Prof. Smarsly and Prof. Morgenthal)

Further information (in German): Competition website, report, poster of the B.Sc. thesis

„Built on IT“ (2016)

Katrin Jahr: Third place within the national competition "Built on IT" ("Auf IT gebaut"), awarded by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi)

Work: Autonomous fault detection in wireless structural health monitoring systems using decentralized neural networks (based on a M.Sc. thesis supervised by Prof. Smarsly and Mr. Kosmas Dragos)

Further information (in German): Competition website, report, poster of the M.Sc. thesis

Special prize of Ed. Züblin AG (2016)

Alric Frühauf: Special prize, bestowed by Ed. Züblin AG for "New practical IT solutions from the industry for the industry" within the national "Built on IT" competition

Work: BIM-based calculation of flight paths for unmanned aerial vehicles supporting automated visual inspections (based on a B.Sc. thesis supervised by Prof. Smarsly and Prof. Morgenthal)

Further information (in German): Press release, report

"Best Paper Award" of the Forum Bauinformatik (2015)

Katrin Jahr, Kosmas Dragos and Eike Tauscher: "Best Paper Award" of the Forum Bauinformatik, bestowed by the German Association of Computing in Civil Engineering (GACCE)

Work: An analytical redundancy approach towards decentralized autonomous fault detection in wireless structural health monitoring

Further information: Paper, further publications of the Chair of Computing in Civil Engineering

"Future Communication Award" (2014)

Jens Wiggenbrock: "Future Communication Award" (first place in the category "Economy"), bestowed by the German Association for Post, Telecommunications and Information Technology (DVPT), together with the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi)

Work: Ressource-efficient design of fiber optic networks

Further information (in German): Website "Future Communication Award"

Gold Medal of the Moscow State University of Civil Engineering (2014)

Heiko Kirschke: Gold Medal of the Moscow State University of Civil Engineering (MGSU) for outstanding achievements in research and teaching

Further informationen: MGSU website

"Best Paper Award" of the ASCE International Workshop on Computing in Civil Engineering (2013)

Jinkyoo Park, Kay Smarsly, Kincho Law and Dietrich Hartmann: "Best Paper Award" of the ASCE International Workshop on Computing in Civil Engineering 2013 (American Society of Civil Engineers)

Work: Multivariate analysis and prediction of wind turbine response to varying wind field characteristics based on machine learning

Further information: Paper, further publications of the Chair of Computing in Civil Engineering