Award Ceremony of the Eduard Rhein Award

Awardees 2023

Upon unanimous proposals of the Board of Trustees and the Jury, the Board decided to award Prof. Gilles Brassard, Ph.D. and Mr. Charles H. Bennett, Ph.D. with the Technology Award 2023 as well as Prof. Dr. Antje Boetius with the Culture Award 2023 of the EDUARD RHEIN FOUNDATION.

The technology award is endowed with Euro 40,000,
the cultural award with Euro 10,000.

Technology Award

Gilles Brassard
Prof. Gilles Brassard, Ph.D.
Charles H. Bennett, Ph.D.

For the conception of the first key agreement protocol whose security is derived from the validity of quantum physics

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Cultural Award

Prof. Dr. Antje Boetius

For achievements in academic research and teaching, your commitment to communicating policy and science, and your outstanding role in communicating science to the general public

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Young People Award