NAMUR Award “Process Automation”

for outstanding theses

  • February 1, 2012
  • NAMUR Award “Process Automation”
    NAMUR Award “Process Automation”

As has been the case in recent years, NAMUR will also award a prize in 2012 for outstanding theses on the topic of intelligent process control in specialised fields including  

computer science,
electrical and automation engineering,
measurement and control technology and process control technology and
process engineering

A deepened knowledge of automation technology and process engineering is required to develop and implement efficient process automation methods. NAMUR awards prizes for the best diploma/master’s thesis and the best doctoral thesis to further increase the attractiveness of this promising interdisciplinary field and encourage young scientists to deepen their knowledge of this area.

Submission call 2012

Holders of a chair in the respective specialised fields are invited to submit informal applications for the best thesis. Related publications can also be submitted in support of applications (please submit all documents by e-mail to

Closing date for applications (incl. thesis): June 29th, 2012
Notification of all applicants (chair holders): October 15th, 2012
Prize awarded during the NAMUR General Meeting: November 9th,  2012

1000 € for selected diploma / master’s thesis
2000 € for selected doctoral thesis