Davide Scaramuzza, the EYRA 2012 Awardee, at ESOF in Dublin.

EYRA 2012 award winner has been selected by EuroScience

The EYRA 2012 laureate

The EYRA 2012 (European Young Researchers’ Award) is to recognize researchers with up to five years’ experience after their first PhD, who have demonstrated outstanding research performance and leadership and have incorporated a clear European dimension into their research.

The International Selection Committee appointed by the EuroScience Board has unanimously recommended to award the EYRA 2012 to:

Dr. Davide Scaramuzza

Scientific field: Computer Vision and Robotics
Affiliation: Artificial Intelligence Lab at University of Zurich

The EYRA 2012 evaluation Criteria

  • Scientific Quality of the research, as demonstrated by high quality publications in top-ranking journals and/or by prestigious Honours or Awards
  • European Dimension, of the research and/or the research team as demonstrated in real collaboration with researchers from across Europe and/or a research question with a clear European relevance
  • Inspirational team worker, as demonstrated by the role in the research team (for researchers working on their “first PhD”) or research group leadership role (for researchers successfully having defended their first PhD)
  • Communication qualities, about the research, as demonstrated by public presentations, radio/TV/journal contributions or similar activities; European exposure is a bonus

Evaluation Summary