December 10, 2017

PhD Candidate Daniel Elber is Selected for HKIS-Towngas Young Scientist Award

Mr. Daniel Elber, a PhD candidate supervised by Dr Giulio Chiribella, is selected for the HKIS-Towngas 2017 Young Scientist Award in Physical/Mathematical Science. His research presentation on "Optimal Quantum Networks" at the Hong Kong Institution of Science (HKIS) Annual Conference held on December 2, 2017 won him a cash prize of $10,000 and a certificate of recognition.

The objective of this award is to reward young scientists and engineers in Hong Kong who show great promise in their field of study, with the hope that this will nurture the growth of science and technology in the region. Award selection is based on evidence of research excellence in science or technology and the potential to become a good scientist or engineer.