IEEE Communications Society Fred W. Ellersick Prize

The award is given to an influential “paper in any Communications Society magazine in the previous 3 calendar years; author need not be an IEEE member.”  Robert and his co-authors were recognized for their paper “Five disruptive technology directions for 5G”, IEEE Communications Magazine, Volume 52, Issue 2, pp. 74 – 80, February 2014. 
One of Robert’s co-authors is Tom Marzetta. Robert will receive the award at the IEEE ICC 2016  conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in late May.

Award Category: 

  • IEEE Award

Year of Award: 

Robert Heath
Cockrell Family Regents Chair in Engineering #7