Prof. Dr. Shih-​Chii Liu receives Misha Mahowald Prize for Neuromorphic Engineering

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Prof. Dr. Shih-​Chii Liu from the Institute of Neuroinformatics (ETH Zurich and University of Zurich) has been awarded the 2020 Misha Mahowald Prize for Neuromorphic Engineering. She and her team, consisting of doctoral students from both UZH and ETH Zurich, received the prize for their pioneering “Dynamic Audio Sensor, DAS” that emulates processing principles found in the biological hearing sensors and their use as a front end for energy-efficient Internet of Things devices.