Stephen S. Lavenberg Best Student Paper Award for Fabio Cecchi

Fabio Cecchi received the Stephen S. Lavenberg Best Student Paper Award at the IFIP WG 7.3 Performance 2017 conference in New York for his paper entitled "Spatial Mean-Field Limits for Ultra-Dense Random-Access Networks". The paper was co-authored by Sem Borst, Johan van Leeuwaarden and Phil Whiting. The selection committee consisted of…

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Second honorary doctorate for Onno Boxma

On Wednesday June 21, the Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh (Scotland) has conferred an Honorary Doctorate of Science to Prof. Onno Boxma, full professor of Stochastic Operations Research in the department of Mathematics and Computer Science at the Eindhoven University of Technology. Prof. Sergey Foss, full professor of Applied Probability, and…

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Frank den Hollander receives Royal distinction

On Thursday 15 December, Frank den Hollander was appointed Knight in the Order of the Dutch Lion. The adornments were pinned on Den Hollander by Mayor Emile Jaensch of Oegstgeest, where Den Hollander resides. The ceremony occurred during a congress at TU/e honouring the 60th birthday of Den Hollander.  Den Hollander…

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