International DHC+ Student Awards

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Gewinner 2021

Der erste Platz des DHC+ Student Awards geht in der neunten Ausgabe an Thibaut Wissocq (MINES ParisTech, FR) mit seiner Arbeit zum Thema “Multiperiod MILP for heat network design including thermal storages and individual interest consideration: an application for DHN and waste heat recovery"

Herzlichen Glückwunsch!


9th International DHC+ Student Awards – Applications open!

Applications for the 9th International DHC+ Student Awards are now open. Masters or PhD students conducting research on district heating and cooling, including and not limited to economic and technological aspects, energy system integration, digitalisation, business models and consumer involvement, have the chance to be rewarded at the international level.

Applications have to be submitted by 15 January 2021, and after the evaluation by an international jury, the winners will be revealed at the upcoming Euroheat & Power Congress (3-5 May 2021). The 1st place research contribution of 1,000 € and a publication of the three best papers in the International EUROHEAT&POWER Magazine are guaranteed.

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Gewinner 2020

Der erste Platz des  DHC+ Student Awards geht heuer an Benedikt Leitner (AIT / TU Wien) mit seiner Arbeit zum Thema “Simulating smart coupled district heating and electrical distribution networks” – Herzlichen Glückwunsch!


8th International DHC+ Student Awards

Application GuidelinesCall for Sponsors | Winners 2019Previous editions

The International DHC+ Student Awards are back for the 8th edition!

Students from Europe and beyond pursuing Bachelor’s, Master’s or PhD degree are invited to participate. To be considered, research should contribute to the development, growth and improved efficiency of district heating and cooling on a local, national or international level.

Applications can be submitted until 14 February 2020.

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Read the Guidelines to discover more about #DHCStudentAwards20, the eligibility and assessment criteria, as well as the application process.

An Evaluation Committee composed of 8 academic and industry representatives from the DHC+ Technology Platform will assess all applications received and select three winners by the end of March 2020. Winners will be invited to present at the Awards Ceremony on 5 May 2020 at the Euroheat & Power Conference in Brussels (Belgium) and publish their articles in the International EuroHeat&Power Magazine. The winner will also be awarded a 1,000 EUR cheque.

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