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Dr Debora Sijacki wins the PRACE Ada Lovelace Award for HPC 2019

last modified Apr 18, 2019 05:36 PM

Congratulations to Debora Sijacki who has won the PRACE Ada Lovelace Award for HPC 2019.  This prestigious prize is awarded annually to a female scientist in recognition of their outstanding impact on HPC research and computational science at a global level and for being a role model for young women beginning their careers in HPC. The Award will be presented during the EuroHPC Summit Week 2019.

For more details on Debora's achievements, please visit :
http://www.prace-ri.eu/httpwinner-4th-prace-ada-lovelace-award-hpc/

The award is in memory of the English mathematician and writer Augusta Ada King, Countess of Lovelace (1815-1852). Her contribution to the work of Charles Babbage’s early mechanical general-purpose computer is often regarded as the first algorithm intended to be carried out by a machine.

More information on the Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe (PRACE) and the Ada Lovelace Award for HPC 2019 can be found here:
http://www.prace-ri.eu/about-prace-ri/prace-awards/adalovelaceaward/