Awards

2019

June 2019 : Sun Tao wins a scholarship to study his Ph.D. research topic at the University of Southern Denmark (SDU) duration one year. The scholarship is provided by the China Scholarship Council (CSC).

February 2019 : Mathias Thor wins the EliteForsk travel grant. The Elite Research Travel Grant is DKK 200,000 and helps very talented PhD students to perform longer-term studies in some of the best research environments in the world. The prize was handed to him by her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mary of Denmark and the Danish Minister of Science, Technology, Information and Higher Education Tommy Ahlers.

2018

November 2018: Sun Tao wins Great Prize in Innovative Experiment Competition at The 7th ” Tiangong Cup ” of postgraduate innovative experiment competition.

November 2018: Mathias Thor wins the 'Best student paper award' at the 2nd International Youth Conference of Bionic Engineering (IYCBE2018).

October 2018: Mathias Thor wins the 3rd prize (第二届江苏溧水人工智能大赛,三等奖) from the second Jiangsu (Lishui) artificial intelligence innovation and entrepreneurship competition.

 

Press coverage

2018

Videnskab.dk: https://videnskab.dk/teknologi-innovation/robotter-skal-taenke-som-dyr

Jyllands-Posten: https://jyllands-posten.dk/nyviden/ECE10645537/robotter-skal-have-kunstige-hjerner-inspireret-af-dyr/

TV2Fyn: https://www.tv2fyn.dk/artikel/sdu-forskning-kunstige-dyrehjerner-skal-faa-robotter-til-taenke-selv

Ellectronic Supply: https://www.electronic-supply.dk/article/view/605040/kunstig_dyrehjerne_skal_give_robotter_nye_faerdigheder

Science Report: http://sciencereport.dk/kort_artikel/ny-viden/robotter-skal-udstyres-kunstig-dyrehjerne/