Our faculty members have been recognized by a string of professional-recognition awards in Engineering and Applied Science.
National Academy of Engineering - 2
NSF Career Awardees – 9
IEEE Fellows – 18
APS Fellows – 6
OSA Fellows – 3
Guggenheim Fellowship – 3
Humboldt Fellowship – 1
Fulbright – 1
Great Teacher Award – 3
and several IEEE and OSA awards.
In addition to our faculty awards the electrical engineering department is proud of the achievements of our graduates and undergraduate students, many of these achievements are in the form of awards given each year. We list below the most recent winners of department awards.
|Armstrong Memorial Award|
Awarded to one outstanding candidate for the M.S. to honor the late Edwin Howard Armstrong, professor of Electrical Engineering and inventor of wideband FM broadcasting, the regenerative circuit, and other basic circuits of communications and electronics.
|2008-2009||Larry Ning-Nai Chen|
||Pablo Martinez Nuevo|
|Established in 1991 for outstanding achievement by a graduate student in the areas of system communication or signal processing.|
||Eftychios A. Pnevmatikakis|
|2010-2011||Ali Tajer and Jun Wang|
|2011-2012||Guido Jajamovich and Chen Gong|
|Millman Award (Outstanding TA)|
|2001-2002||Sumit Chopra and Rita Wouhaybi|
|2002-2003||David Schwartz and Sambarta Ghattacharjee|
|2007-2008||Eric Zavesky and Wei Jiang|
|2008-2009||Jared Roseman and Vincent Lee|
||Berk Birand and Robert Turetsky
||Jacob Mower and John Sarik
||Ning Guo and Yitian Gu
|Armstrong Memorial Award|
Awarded to one outstanding B.S. student to honor the late Edwin Howard Armstrong, professor of Electrical Engineering and inventor of wideband FM broadcasting, the regenerative circuit, and other basic circuits of communications and electronics.
|2009-2010||Devanand Suresh Sukhdeo|
|Computer Engineering Award of Excellence|
Awarded each year by vote of the Computer Engineering faculty to an outstanding senior in the Computer Engineering program.
||Richard Anthony Sampson and Shafee Al Haquee|
|2011-2012||David Hughes and Raymond Barker|
|Everitt Student Award|
Given to two students who rank in the top 10 percent of their department, have an active interest in telecommunications, and are active in a professional organization. Sponsored by the International Engineering Consortium.
|2001-2002||Ping Hsin Lee Sambarta Bhattacharjee|
|2002-2003||Jonah Paul Tower and Wei Kei/td>|
|2003-2004||Scott Arfin and Ting-Hsiang Wu|
|2004-2005||Joshua Rubin and David Klaver|
|2005-2006||William Wong and Rosanna Ohba|
|2006-2007||Suman Ravuri and Hua Gao|
|2008-2009||Robert Chen and Nimit Mehta|
|2009-2010||Pitcha Prasitmeeboon and Kevin Luke|
|2010-2011||Humphrey Huang and Aaron Pollak|
|2011-2012||Ravi Netravali and Stephen Pomes|
|Department Research Award|
Awarded by the faculty of Electrical Engineering to one outstanding graduating senior who has demonstrated outstanding passion and accomplishment in research.
|Department Service Award|
Awarded by the faculty of Electrical Engineering to one outstanding graduating senior who has made significant contributions to the department and community at large.
||Daniel Y. Bendavid|