ICT Young Researcher Award 2022 for a PADS member, Mahsa Pourbafrani

24/01/2023

The ICT Young Researcher Award 2022 of Profile Areas of RWTH Aachen University was granted in the categories of B.Sc., M.Sc., and Ph.D. for scientific motivation and efforts in the Profile Area of Information and Communication Technology.

  ICT Young Researcher Award 2022 for a PADS member, Mahsa Pourbafrani © pads

We are glad to announce that Mahsa Pourbafrani, one of the PADS members, is one of the winners in the category of Ph.D. As a research assistant and Ph.D. student in the Process and Data Science Group (PADS) of RWTH Aachen University, her research focuses on forward-looking process mining, which employs data science methods to turn event data into actionable insights. The actions are taken using simulation, what-if analysis, and predictions in process mining regarding the performance metrics of processes. She is also involved as a researcher in the "Internet of Production" project, Germany’s Cluster of Excellence, where she enables data-driven analysis and improvement of real-world processes in various companies and organizations.