The VCLA International Student Awards are awarded by the Vienna Center for Logic and Algorithms to the authors of outstanding scientific works in the field of Logic and Computer Science, in particular in the following main areas:
- Algorithms and Computational Complexity
- Databases and Artificial Intelligence
- Computational Logic
The Vienna Center for Logic and Algorithms of TU Wien (Vienna University of Technology) announced the first edition of the VCLA International Student Awards in the course of the largest event in the history of logic taking place in Vienna, in the Summer of 2014. The Vienna Summer of Logic (VSL) consisted of twelve large conferences and numerous workshops, attracting over 2000 researchers from all over the world.
The award was established in 2014, with the following two categories:
- Outstanding Master Thesis Award
- Outstanding Undergraduate Research Award
The highly successful first edition of the VCLA International Student Awards was concluded on May 15, 2015 with the celebration of four winners in two award categories.
You can find details on the award ceremony, and learn about the past winners here.