Theo Tacail in "Archeology", Michael Rao in "Mathematics" and Amina Doumane in "Information Science".
Since 2004 La Recherche gives annual awards in 12 disciplines: Archaeology, Astrophysics, Biology, Chemistry, Environment, Mathematics, Health, Neurosciences, Physics, Information sciences, Technologies and one special highlight prize.
The 2017 La Recherche Prize was awarded on January 31, 2018 to three researchers from ENS de Lyon:
In the category "Archaeology", Theo Tacail is rewarded for his article "Evaluating human withdrawal practices with calcium in tooth enamel".
Then, in the category "Mathematics", Michaël Rao is rewarded for his article "exhaustive search of convex pentagons lining the plane".
Finally, in the category "Information Science", Amina Doumane - who already conferred the Gilles Kahn Prize for the best thesis "On the theory of the infinite proof of fixed point logic" - was rewarded for her article "the μ- linear-time calculus "where remarkable computer results on infinite logics".