LANE Best Presentation Award

The "LANE Best Presentation Award" honors the most inspiring talks presented by the most professional speakers of the conference. The three winners will be elected by the conference paticipants. The basis of voting for the best presentations should be the style of the talks as well as its contents. Keynote talks of the plenary session are not eligible.


The first place will be endowed with a price money of € 1,000 and a talk during the plenary session at LANE 2026. The second and third place is rewarded with a prize money of € 500 each.


Winner of the LANE 2022 Best Presentation Award

Third place:

Avelino Zapata, Technical University Munich, Germany.


Direction-independent temperature monitoring for Laser Metal Deposition with coaxial wire feeding

Winner of the Arduino IoT Kit (Vote Best Presentation Award: Marta Ostalza Gaztelupe, Spain

Winner of the Raspberry Pi (Survey Feedback): Laura Budde, Germany

Winner of the LANE 2020 Best Presentation Award

Winners of the LANE 2018 Best Presentation Award

First place:

Antoni Artinov, Federal Institute for Material Research and Testing, Germany.

Numerical simulation of the weld pool dynamics during pulsed laser welding using adapted heat source models”. 

Third place:

Manish Sharma, Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany.

Laser metal deposition of lattice structures by columnar built-up”.