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IFAC award for Prof. Van der Schaft

08 October 2013

Prof. Arjan van der Schaft of the Johann Bernoulli Institute for Mathematics and Computer Science, Faculty of Science and Engineering, is the 2013 recipient of the three-yearly awarded 'Certificate of Excellent Achievements from the International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC) Technical Committee on Nonlinear Control Systems'. He received this award during the NOLCOS conference in Toulouse on 4 September.

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