Artist's Conception of Gravitational Waves GWIC: Gravitational Wave International Committee

2012 Stefano Braccini Thesis Prize

The Prize Jury decided to give exceptionally two prizes in 2012 due to the excellence of the two theses.

Winner: Kiwamu Izumi

for his thesis “Multi-Color Interferometry for Lock Acquisition of Laser Interferometric Gravitational-wave Detectors” (PDF), University of Tokyo

Winner: Vivien Raymond

for his thesis “Parameter Estimation Using Markov Chain Monte Carlo Methods for Gravitational Waves from Spinning Inspirals of Compact Objects” (PDF), Northwestern University

2012 Jury