The PhD Program in Computer and Control Engineering awards annually the best dissertation among those of the students who take their degree in the year.
For 2017, the winner of the award is Rosario SCATAMACCHIA for his dissertation titled "Knapsack problems with side constraints".
For 2016, the winner of the award is Boyang DU for his dissertation titled "Fault Tolerant Electronic System Design". Mr. DU carried out his research activities at the Dept. of Control and Computer Engineering within the CAD Group
For 2015, the winner of the award is Tingting HU for her dissertation titled "Deterministic and Flexible Communication for Real-Time Embedded Systems".
Mrs. Hu performed her PhD in cooperation between the Dept. of Control and Computer Engineering and the Institute of Electronics, Computer and Telecommunication Engineering (IEIIT)
of the Italian National Research Council (CNR). She is now a Research Fellow at IEIIT.