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Prizes & awards 2019

Prize for PhDs

DepartmentLaboratoryPrizes & awards
COSYSSII

Nicolas LE TOUZ

Albertis Chair: 2019 thesis prize in the category Transport for his work on the design and study of positive energy transport infrastructure: from thermomechanical modelling to the optimisation of such energy systems on the IFSTTAR R5G project.


Prizes Innovation / Valorisation

Departements LaboratoriesPrizes & awards
COSYSSII

Nassif BERRABAH

received the scientific prize awarded by EDF R&D for his CIFRE-funded thesis “Inverse problems for diagnosis of electric cables from reflectometry measurements”.

MASTLAMES

Juliette BLANC

received the FEREC Foundation prize for the Mine BPL project.

MASTMIT

Emmanuel CHAILLEUX

received the “Best Innovation Project” prize jointly with Dr Davide Lo Presti (University of Nottingham) for “BIOREPAVATION: Innovation in Bio-Recycling of Old Asphalt Pavements”, which was awarded during the STA 2019 Conference.

AMELVMT

Anne DE BORTOLI

  • was placed second in the  Charles Parey - Gold medal for innovation which is awarded every four years in the road sector with Adelaïde FERRAILLE and Fabien LEURENT (ENPC) for the study “defining one’s road maintenance strategy: a new evaluation method for equitable and sustainable resurfacing programmes”.
  • The PIARC international "Young Professionals Prize" for the best article written by an author of under 35 years of age: “what resurfacing strategies for sustainable development? A case study on a French motorway section”.
COSYSESTAS

Mohamed GHAZEL

with O. Cazier (Cazier Conseil) received the Charles Parey - Gold medal for innovation which is awarded every four years in the road sector for a study entitled “MORIPAN : a new approach to safety at level crossings” which was submitted at the 26th World Road Congress.

COSYSLICIT

Ludovic LECLERCQ

received the 2019 Lyon University Grand Prix, awarded by the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Region.

COSYS LEPSIS

Fabrice VIENNE

was awarded the "Mix & Match" prize at the "Security & Safety Meetings".

MASTEMGCU

André ORCESI

received the AFGC 2019 Prize  which is awarded to engineers, researchers and academics for work conducted in the scientific and technical spheres.


Prizes from learned societies, associations and foundations

Departments Laboratories Prizes & awards
AMEEASEDaniel DOLIGEZ (6 D Solutions) Cyrille CHAZALLON, Hervé PELLETIER (Insa Strasbourg) Éric GODARD (COLAS), Pierre HORNYCH, Mai-Lan NGUYEN, Armelle CHABOT, Laurence LUMIERE, Maissa GHARBI (IFSTTAR) were awarded the PIARC French National Committee Silver medal for their paper “A durable technique for strengthening roads with coated fibreglass grids”.
AME / TS2

The European SaferAfrica consortium

won the “Prince Michael International Road Safety Awards for Road Safety Management” for its discussion platform which sets out to strengthen cooperation between governments, research institutes and non-governmental organisations in Africa and Europe.
TS2UMRESTTE

The European SafetyCube consortium

won the “Prince Michael International Road Safety Awards for Road Safety Management for its website which was designed to provide players in the political sphere with better scientific information on risk factors and how to measure them.


Prizes for publications / papers / conferences

DépartementsLaboratoiresPrix & distinctions
COSYSLISIS

Maria BARRIERA

Jointly-awarded 1st prize for the best doctoral poster at the JTR 2019 for tests conducted on the weigh-inmotion scale developed by the Start up company Altaroad.

AMEUMRAE

Simon BIANCHETTI, Pierre AUMOND, Mehdi REGRAGUI with Raphaëlle DUQUESNOY 

won1st prize at the Soundscape Hackathon in Ghent (Belgique).

AMEUMRAE

Marianne BOU LEBA BASSIL

won 3rd prize for the best doctoral poster at 2019 Technical Road Days (JTR) for: “Study of the aerodynamic mechanisms responsible for tyre -road contact noise”.

TS2LBA

Oscar CHERTA

received the 1st prize at the YRS2019 young researchers seminar, which is jointly organised by ECTRI, FEHRL and FERSI for the study “Protection issues for motorcyclists’ airbag protectors: A parametric study based on real accident data”, in the theme of Transport Safety.

GERSGMG

Jean-François CORTE and Jacques GARNIER, former IFSTTAR researchers

have been admitted to the 2019 Hall of Fame for “Paper 7796 (1995): E.C. Clukey, M.J. Morrison, J. Garnier, and J.F. Corte - The Response of Suction Caissons in Normally Consolidated Clays to Cyclic TLP Loading Conditions”.

AMESPLOTT

Adeline HEITZ received two prizes awarded by World Conference on Transport Research (WCTR) :

  • Young Author Best Paper Prize pour "Planning urban freight and logistics: duality in the logistics real estate market, the case of the Paris Metropolitan area"
  • Topic Area B Award For Paper pour "Freight Transport and Logistics": "Planning urban freight and logistics: duality in the logistics real estate market, the case of the Paris Metropolitan area".
MASTCPDM / MIT

Heriberto MARTINEZ

2nd prize in the young researchers competition during the XVth forum on the Bioedeterioration of Materials for a poster and an oral presentation on the bioprecipiation of calcium carbonates.

AMEGEOLOC

Johan PERUL

received an award for the 3rd best presentation at the doctoral student day at the MathSTIC doctoral school for his presentation of research on Kalman filter based innovative tight fusion for pedestrian navigation.


Nominations at Highest Institutions

 

DepartmentsLaboratoriesPrizes & awards
MASTDIR

Bruno GODART,

was appointed Chair of the Scientific and Technical Evaluation Committee for Bridges at MTES.

MASTGPEM

Anne VENTURA

has received the title of Chevalier by the Ordre des Palmes Académiques.