Student Paper Awards

SP11. K. Zeng for paper C155: First Place Award at the Student Paper Competition at the 2015 IEEE Wireless and Microwave Technology Conference (IEEE WAMICON), Cocoa Beach, FL.

SP10. E. Naglich for paper C141: Second Place Award at the Student Paper Competition at the 2014 IEEE International Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (IEEE MTT-S) Symposium, Tampa, FL.

SP9. Z. Yang for paper C145: Third Place Award at the Student Paper Competition at the 2014 IEEE International Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (IEEE MTT-S) Symposium, Tampa, FL.

SP8. J. Katz for poster “Highly-Reliable MEMS Bimorph Temperature Sensors for Harsh Environments,” Best Poster Award - Undergraduate Research Opportunities, Semiconductor Research Corporation Techcon 2011, Austin, TX.

SP7. H.-H. Hsu for paper C100: Honorable Mention Award at the Student Paper Competition, 11th Topical Meeting on Silicon Monolithic Integrated Circuits in RF Systems (SiRF 2011), Phoenix, AZ.

SP6. E. Naglich for paper C89: Second Place Award at the Student Paper Competition at the 2010 International Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (IEEE MTT-S) Symposium, Anaheim, CA.

SP5. H. Sigmarsson, H. Joshi, and S. Moon for paper C76: Outstanding student paper at the 2009 International Symposium on Microelectronics, International Microelectronics and Packaging Society (IMAPS), San Jose, CA.

SP4. S. Scott for paper C67: Honorable Mention Award at the Student Paper Competition, 2009 International Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (IEEE MTT-S) Symposium, Boston, MA.

SP3. H. Sigmarsson and H. Joshi for paper C57: Best Paper Award at the 2008 International Symposium on Microelectronics, International Microelectronics and Packaging Society (IMAPS), Providence, RI.

SP2. C.-H. Chen for paper C53: Honorable Mention Award at the Student Paper Competition, 2008 International Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (IEEE MTT-S) Symposium, Atlanta, GA.

SP1. X. Wang for paper C54: Honorable Mention Award at the Student Paper Competition, 2008 International Antennas and Propagation Society (IEEE AP-S/URSI) Symposium, San Diego, CA.

Other Significant Student Research-based Awards

SH17. M. Hickle and J. Li: First place award in the RF MEMS filter student design competition, 2015 IEEE International Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (IEEE MTT-S) Symposium, Phoenix, AZ.

SH16. M. Hickle and M. Sinanis: First place award in the IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques (MTT) society YouTube/YouKu Video Competition, presented in the 2015 International Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (IEEE MTT-S) Symposium, Phoenix, AZ.

SH15. M.A. Khater and Y.-C. Wu: Second place award in the wideband balun design competition, 2015 IEEE International Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (IEEE MTT-S) Symposium, Phoenix, AZ.

SH14. M. Hickle and J. Li: First place award in the RF MEMS filter student design competition, 2014 IEEE International Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (IEEE MTT-S) Symposium, Tampa, FL.

SH13. W.N. Allen and A. Kovacs: First place award in the IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques (MTT) society YouTube/YouKu Video Competition, presented in the 2014 International Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (IEEE MTT-S) Symposium, Tampa, FL.

SH12. A. Wirth, M. Harlan, and K. Maul (undergraduate research team): Third place award in the Microwave App student design competition, 2014 International Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (IEEE MTT-S) Symposium, Tampa, FL.

SH11. M. Hickle: National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship, 2014.

SH10. K. Chen, second place award in the student power amplifier design competition, 2012 International Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (IEEE MTT-S) Symposium, Montreal, Canada.
 
SH9. K. Chen, IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society Graduate Research Scholarship for his research on co-design of tunable power amplifiers and filters for microwave applications, 2012.
 
SH8. M. Scuderi, IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society Undergraduate Research Scholarship for his research on high-temperature MEMS sensors, 2012.
 
SH7. K. Chen, 3rd place award (among teams) in the student power amplifier design competition, 2011 International Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (IEEE MTT-S) Symposium, Baltimore, MD.

SH6. X. Liu, IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society Doctoral Research Award for his research on Integrated High-Q High-Tunability Evanescent Mode Tunable Filter using Reliable MEMS Technology, 2009.

SH5. R. Willmot, IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society Pre-Doctoral Research Award for his research on High-E.ciency On-Chip Antennas, 2009.

SH4. R. Willmot, National Consortium for Measurement and Signature Intelligence Research (NCMR) scholarship for his research on Integrated Antenna Arrays, 2009.

SH3. R. Willmot, Astronaut Scholarship Foundation Fellowship, 2009.

SH2. W.N. Allen, IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society Undergraduate/Pre-Graduate Scholarship for his research on High-Q Tunable Matching Networks, 2008.

SH1. W.N. Allen, National Consortium for Measurement and Signature Intelligence Research (NCMR) scholarship for his research on Time-Varying Circuits using MEMS/NEMS Devices, 2006.
 
 

Student Entrepreneurship Awards

 

SE1. Bearing Analytics, LLC, which comprises three PhD students from the lab (alphabetically Anurag Garg, Lokesh Gupta, and Andrew Kovacs), as well as an MBA student (Christopher Ochynski), won the 1st place award of $100,000 (student division) of the 2013 Clean Energy Challenge at Chicago, IL.