Professor José Ramirez has won the Alain Gauthier award for his contributions in the area of education in control at the 3th IEEE Colombian Conference on Automatic Control (IEEE CCAC). This conference was held in Cartagena, Colombia, between October 18 and 20, 2017.
Alain Gauthier award is given by IEEE CSS Colombia to an outstanding control engineer and practitioner who has contributed significantly in education and research, or in scientific projects driving to a significant breakthrough in the field. This prize is given during the ceremony that takes place in the IEEE CCAC congress every 2 years.
Many congratulations to Professor José Ramirez.
Andrés Restrepo is a PhD student in Engineering with an emphasis in Electrical and Electronic Engineering and belongs to the Industrial Control Research Group -GICI- at Universidad del Valle. He won the "Best paper presenter" for the paper "A comparative study of the magnetic field homogeneity for circular, square and equilateral triangular Helmholtz coils" in the "International Conference on Electrical, Electronics, Communication, Computer Technologies and Optimization Techniques (ICEECCOT-2017) ". This conference was held in Mysuru, India, between December 15 and 16, 2017.
Congratulations to Andrés Restrepo.