On Friday the 26th of November the developer of uDPWS, Christian Lerche, received the “Professor Dr. Werner Petersen” award 2010 for his master thesis. A main outcome of his master thesis was the uDPWS Stack. Every year, the Werner Petersen award goes to the best master and diploma theses in the north of Germany. The award carries a 1000 Euro prize and is supported by the VDE, the VDI (The Association of German Engineers) and the “Professor Dr. Werner Petersen-Stiftung”. Congratulations!