Prize winners: Prof. Dr.-Ing. André Kaup
The plenum of the “Bayerische Akademie der Wissenschaften” has elected Prof. Dr.-Ing. André Kaup as full member of Section III: Natural Sciences, Mathematics, Technical Sciences. The “Bayerische Akademie der Wissenschaften”, founded in 1759, is the largest and one of the oldest academies in Germany. Its work focuses on long-term projects that provide the basis for further research and cultural heritage. According to the statute, only scientists whose performance is “a significant extension of the knowledge base” in their subject can be elected as members. The Academy has the right to self-supplement, self-application is not possible.