Bram Nauta becomes Simon Stevin Master

The STW Technology Foundation has awarded Bram Nauta, Professor of Integrated Circuit Design at the University of Twente (UT), the title of Simon Stevin Master 2014. The award carries with it a cash prize of 500,000, to be spent on research. The Simon Stevin Master Prize is the largest prize given for engineering research in the Netherlands, and it is intended for researchers who link excellent scientific work to socially relevant issues. The prize was presented on 2 October at the STW Annual Congress.

A selection of the press coverage:
The University of Twente news page on July 7th
Interview in "de Telegraaf", on 8 July 2014, 2014, de Telegraaf
Presentation of the award at the STW annual congress
Interview in NRC Handelblad by Marcel aan de Brugh on October 10th, 2014, NRC Media BV

(added 2014-07-14)