Alumnus Paulo Martins received the Cor Baayen Young Researcher Award
Paulo Martins was awarded an honorable mention "Cor Baayen Young Researcher Award", by the European Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics (ERCIM). Paulo Martins finished his PhD in 2019 "Arithmetic and Algorithms for Emerging Cryptography" under the guidance of Leonel Sousa at INESC-ID and currently holds positions at Samsung R&D Institute United Kingdom. He was one of the distinguished in a total of 13 finalists of this special award, which annually recognizes the promising work developed by a young researcher in the fields of computing and mathematics. Paulo Martins revealed that the distinction surprised him, since this is a “very competitive prize”. “I see this mention as a validation of my doctoral thesis and cause for enthusiasm for future work”, he says. Emphasizing the importance of the award “in the area of computer science and applied mathematics”, Paulo mentions that he has “a special appreciation for this contest” since its founder “stimulated research in the area of cryptography, which is one of my main research interests ”.
International European Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing
The 27th International European Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing (Euro-Par 2021) will take from August 30 to September 3 2021 in Lisbon.
Euro-Par is the prime European conference covering all aspects of parallel and distributed processing, ranging from theory to practice, from small to the largest parallel and distributed systems and infrastructures, from fundamental computational problems to full-fledged applications, from architecture, compiler, language and interface design and implementation, to tools, support infrastructures, and application performance aspects.
The 2021 edition of Euro-Par will be organized as a collaboration between INESC-ID and Instituto Superior Técnico (IST).
– Abstract Submission: February 5, 2021
– Paper Submission Deadline: February 12, 2021
– Author Notification: April 30, 2021
– Camera-Ready Papers: June 6, 2021
More information is available here.