Andrea Alù and David Pan, professors at Texas ECE, have been elected to the grade of fellow of the International Society for Optics and Photonics (SPIE). SPIE is an international society advancing an interdisciplinary approach to the science and application of light.
Heath was recognized for his panel “Millimeter Wave vs. Below 5GHz Massive MIMO: Which Technology Can Give Greater Value?," which he co-organized and moderated with Thomas Marzetta of Nokia Bell Labs.
CAL is a semi-annual forum for publication of new, high-quality ideas in the form of short, critically refereed, technical papers.
Bob Metcalfe, UT Austin professor of innovation and director of the Innovation Center in the Cockrell School of Engineering, doesn’t want to see great inventions sit idly on a shelf gathering dust — he wants them to impact people’s lives.
This is the second time in four years that Texas ECE garners at least two awards, including a major award, at the IEEE SPS ICASSP conference.
The ICO established the award in 1982 to be given each year to an individual who has made a “noteworthy contribution to optics, published or submitted for publication before he or she has reached the age of 40.
Xiaoqing Xu, Texas ECE PHD candidate, has received the Gold Medal at the ACM/SIGDA Student Research Competition (SRC) in the Graduate category.