Research alumni get involved
FAU-Ambassadors represent the University in their home country and communicate about their experiences at FAU in their scientific community. They can advise researchers and students who are interested in a stay in Erlangen-Nürnberg and foster relations between universities at home and FAU.
FAU is hosting a special edition of the Brown Bag Breaks with the FAU-Ambassadors on Wednesday June 28, 2017 at 18.30 in the Senatssaal in the Kollegienhaus.
Professor Vijay K. Bhargava, PhD
Professor Vijay K. Bhargava, PhD, is one of the leading minds in the field of communications engineering, currently leading a project on fifth generational wireless systems. He is a professor at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada. He is a prolific scholar having co-authored more than seven books and more than 500 hundred journal and conference papers and having received numerous important national and international awards. He furthermore has a broad network of scientific contacts and collaborators around the world as he holds fellowships in four learned societies. Professor Bhargava spent the year academic year 2015-2016 at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg as a Humboldt Research Prize Laureate. On November 4, 2016, he was officially appointed as FAU Ambassador.
Prof. Dr. Enrique Zuazua
FAU Ambassadors represent the University in their home country and communicate about their experiences at FAU in their scientific community. They can advise students and researchers who are interested in a stay in Erlangen-Nürnberg and foster relations between universities at home and FAU.
Prof. Dr. DhC Enrique Zuazua is one of the leading minds in the field of applied mathematics, currently Professor of Applied Mathematics at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. As a visiting professor, Zuazua has taught and conducted research in, among others, the USA, Brazil and Cambridge and at various French universities.
Would you like to get involved as one of FAU’s research alumni? Would you like to tell young researchers in your professional network about the possibility of a research stay at FAU and encourage them to make use of this opportunity? There are plenty of ways to get involved.
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