Ahmed Kord

PhD Candidate, the University of Texas at Austin

UT Austin

  1. IEEE 2018 Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (MTT-S) Graduate Fellowship Award.
  2. First Place Award in the Student Design Contest on Magnetless Parametric Circulators at the IEEE 2017 International Microwave Symposium.
  3. First Place Award in the Student Poster Competition at the IEEE 2017 Texas Symposium on Wireless Microwave Circuits and Systems.
  4. Graduate Dean’s 2016 Prestigious Fellowship Award.
  5. Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship (QInF) 2016 Award.
  6. IEEE 2016 Antennas and Propagation Society (AP-S) Doctoral Research Award.
  7. IEEE 2015 International Microwave Symposium (IMS) PhD Student Sponsorship Initiative Award.
  8. First Place Award in the 2014 Texas Instruments Outstanding Student Designer Contest in EE 338L/382M Analog IC Class.

Cairo University

  1. Travel Grant Award to attend the IEEE 2013 Antennas and Propagation Symposium.
  2. Electronics and Electrical Communications Engineering (EECE) Graduate Fellowship Award (top 1% students).
  3. First Place Award in Tarek Gamal Eldin’s 2011 Competition on Analog IC Design.
  4. Egyptian Ministry of Higher Education Undergraduate Excellence Award (5 times).

Other Awards

  1. Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) Fellowship Award from the University of California at Irvine (respectfully declined).
  2. Provost PhD Fellowship Award (top 5% students) from the University of California at Irvine (respectfully declined).