Grands and Awards

2019

  • Best Poster Demo Award: A. Railean and D. Reinhardt, "OnLITE: Online Label For Internet of Things Transparency Enhancement", Privacy, Usability, and Transparency (PUT) Workshop co-located with the Privacy Enhancing Technologies Symposium.
  • Award as one of the 10 worldwide Rising Stars in Networking and Communications by N2Women
  • 2017

    • AFCEA Bonn e.V. Student Award 2017 (second-ranked) granted to the supervised thesis “Privacy-Aware Next Location Prediction using Local Data Preprocessing” by S. Valmorisco Sierra
    • 2016

    • Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, Germany
      Fraunhofer TALENTA Speed Up grant
    • AFCEA Bonn e.V. Student Award 2016 (second-ranked) granted to the supervised thesis “An Opportunistic Distributed Collaborative Mechanism for Location Privacy Preservation in Mobile Participatory Sensing” by I. Manyugin
    • 2015

    • Daimler and Benz Foundation, Ladenburg, Germany
      Nominated for one of the ten Postdoctoral Scholarships (40 nominated, 160 candidates)
    • 2014

    • Outstanding PhD thesis award in the field of Information Technology granted by the Information Technology Society (ITG) of the German Association for Electrical, Electronic and Information Technologies (VDE)
    • Award for outstanding academic achievements granted by the Vereinigung von Freunden der Technische Universität zu Darmstadt e.V., Ernst-Ludwigs-Hochschulgesellschaft, for the best PhD thesis in the Department of Computer Science at TU Darmstadt
    • Best PhD thesis award granted by the Communication and Distributed Systems Group (KuVS) supported by the German Informatics Society (GI) and Information Technology Society of the Association for Electrical, Electronic & Information Technologies (VDE-ITG)
    • 2013

    • Granted one of the twelve university-wide 2014 Vice-Chancellors Postdoctoral Research Fellowships at the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia (declined)
    • Datenlotsen Informationssysteme Best Bachelor Thesis Award and CAST-Förderpreis IT-Sicherheit (second-ranked) granted to the supervised thesis “Design, Implementation, and Evaluation of User Interfaces for Privacy-preserving Mechanisms in Participatory Sensing Scenarios” by F. Engelmann
    • Best demonstration award: A. Reinhardt, D. Christin, K. Li, S. S. Kanhere, and J. Zhang, “Smarter Buildings for the Smart Grid? Let Them Forecast Their Power Consumption”, 38th IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN)
    • German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) travel grant to visit the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia (4 weeks)
    • 2012

    • Best paper candidate: D. Christin, C. Büttner, and N. Repp, “CachedSensing: Exploring and Documenting the Environment as a Treasure Hunt”, 7th IEEE Inter- national Workshop on Practical Issues in Building Sensor Network Applications (SenseApp)
    • IEEE CS TCCC student travel grant to attend IEEE PerCom 2012
    • DAAD travel grant to visit the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia (4 weeks)
    • 2011

    • Best lecture award granted to the lecture “Mobile Networking”
    • DAAD travel grant to visit the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia (9 weeks)
    • 2009

    • Travel grant to attend the CONET International Summer School “From Sensor Networks to Networked Intelligent Objects”