IFIP congratulates Barbara Kaltenbacher on her recent election as a Full Member of the Austrian Academy of Science. 

A Professor of Applied Analysis at the University of Klagenfurt, Kaltenbacher is an applied mathematician whose research concerns inverse problemsregularization and PDE-constrained optimization, with applications including the mathematical modelling of piezoelectricity and nonlinear acoustics

She is a member of IFIP TC 7 and WG 7.4 and was elected to the AAS in recognition of her extraordinary scientific excellence.