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Congratulations to Himalaya Jain for his thesis prize from the Rennes 1 Foundation

On Friday 26 April, during the Doctorat Honoris Causa ceremony and the graduation of the doctors of the University of Rennes 1 (class of 2018), the Rennes 1 Foundation also awarded the thesis prizes.

himalaya.jpgCongratulations to Himalaya Jain, PhD in the PANAMA team at IRISA, who received the 1st Prize of the Rennes 1 Foundation in the Mathematics, Science and Information and Communication Technologies research sector for his thesis « Learning compact representations for large scale image search ».

The purpose of the Rennes 1 Foundation "Progressing, Innovating, Entreprising" is to bring the University of Rennes 1 closer to companies in order to promote innovation and socio-economic development. Each year, it awards a 1st prize and a 2nd prize for a thesis for each research sector at the University of Rennes 1 to the works with the highest potential for innovation and/or technology transfer. Congratulations to Himalaya Jain!