IEEE Celebrates Engineering Brilliance – IEEE Spectrum
Meet the 2024 IEEE Medal and Recognition recipients. The awards are presented on behalf of the IEEE Board of Directors.
“For pioneering technical and leadership contributions in packet communication technologies and foundations of the Internet.”
“For pioneering work in vector and parallel computer architecture, software, and compilers that enables many performance-sensitive applications.”
Sponsor:Nokia Bell Labs
“For contributions to Internet wide-area routing and software-defined networking.”
Sponsor:Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
VINCENT W.S. CHAN
“For pioneering technical contributions and leadership in the fields of space and terrestrial optical communications and networks.”
Sponsor:Toyota Motor Corp.
“For contributions to sensing of the environment using wireless communication networks.”
Sponsor:Lockheed Martin Corp.
“For leadership in the advancement and commercialization of nanometer semiconductor technologies and the promotion of microelectronics workforce development.”
“For contributions to the theory of error-correcting codes and their applications in distributed storage, non-volatile memory, and digital fingerprinting.”
Sponsor: Friends of Nick Holonyak, Jr.
“For pioneering contributions to vertical-cavity surface-emitting laser (VCSEL) and VCSEL-based photonics for optical communications and sensing.”
“For contributions to the development of the modern cochlear implant.”
“For contributions to multirate digital filter banks and sparse array signal processing.”
“For spearheading high-speed semiconductor lasers and RF-over-Fiber Systems, enabling today’s wireline and wireless broadband access.”
“For educating, mentoring, and inspiring generations of students, and for authoring pioneering textbooks in advanced digital communications.”
IEEE MILDRED DRESSELHAUS MEDAL
“For foundational work in the design and verification of cyber-physical systems with applications to safety in autonomous systems.”
Sponsor: The Jun-ichi Nishizawa Medal Fund
“For contributions to photonic integrated circuit technologies.”
“For vision and leadership in the global semiconductor industry, democratizing technology access for billions of people.”
“For research, design, development, analysis, and testing of complex phased array radar systems, making them work in the real world.”
“For contributions to advanced power conversion technologies for modern electric power grids.”
Sponsor:Northrop Grumman Corp.
“For contributions to the theory of real-time and resource-constrained, distributed systems and the practice of cyber-physical and health systems.”
“For advances in computational representation and analysis of natural language.”
“For leadership in development and deployment of chiplet architecture designs for high-performance and adaptive computing.”
Sponsor:IEEE Technical Activities Board
Glenwood, New South Wales, Australia
“For sustained contributions and leadership of multiple IEEE Societies and Technical Communities, and IEEE Conferences.”
“For sustained leadership and outstanding contributions to the IEEE in education, technical activities, awards, and global connections.”
SK Hynix, retired
“For contributions to expand the influence of technology and to improve the ecosystem of the global semiconductor industry.”
“For leadership and inspiration of young professionals with significant contributions in the technical fields of photovoltaics and sustainable energy storage.”
For additional information on the recipients and the awards process, please visit the IEEE Awards website.