Past Awardees

Distinguished Educator Award

The Distinguished Educator Award recognizes a distinguished educator (IEEE MTT-S member) in the field of microwave engineering and science who best exemplifies the special human qualities of Fred Rosenbaum, who considered teaching a high calling and demonstrated his dedication to the Society through tireless service.

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Distinguished Service Award

The Distinguished Service Award recognizes an individual (IEEE MTT-S member) who has given outstanding service for the benefit and advancement of the Microwave Theory and Techniques Society. Past Distinguished Service Award recipients are listed in the table below. To read the citation and bigraphical information for each awardee, click on the awardee name.

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Microwave Application Award

The Microwave Application Award recognizes an individual or a team for an outstanding application of microwave theory and techniques, which has been reduced to practice nominally 10 years before the award.

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Microwave Career Award

The Microwave Career Award recognizes an individual IEEE member for a career of meritorious achievement and outstanding technical contributions to the field of microwave theory and techniques.

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Microwave Magazine Best Paper

The Microwave Magazine Best Paper Award recognizes a peer-reviewed technical article from the prior calendar year that provides the finest overview of the state of the art in a given area of the MTT Society’s field of interest. This prize was awarded for the first time in 2010. Publications which are the basis for awards are available via Xplore.

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Microwave Pioneer Award

The Microwave Pioneer Award recognizes an individual or team (not exceeding three persons) for outstanding and pioneering technical contributions that advanced microwave theory and techniques. These must be described in an archival paper published at least 20 years prior to the year of the award.

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Microwave Prize

The Microwave Prize is the oldest award granted by the Microwave Theory and Techniques Society, dating back to 1955. The Microwave Prize recognizes the author(s) of a paper published in any official IEEE publication during the calendar year (but historically selected from the IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques) that is judged the most significant in the field of interest of the MTT Society. Publications which are the basis for awards are available via Xplore.

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N. Walter Cox Award

The N. Walter Cox Award recognizes an individual MTT-S member who has given exemplary service to the society in a spirit of selfless dedication and cooperation.

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Outstanding Young Engineer Award

The Outstanding Young Engineer Award recognizes a young MTT-S member who has distinguished him/herself through achievements. These may be technical (within the MTT-S Field of Interest) or involve exemplary service to the MTT-S, or a combination of both. The nominee must be no more than 38 years of age and an MTT member at time of the nomination.

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Tatsuo Itoh Award

The Tatsou Itoh Award is given annually to the best paper published in the IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters in the previous calender year. Publications that are the basis for awards are available via Xplore.

THz Science and Technology Best Paper Award

The THz Science and Tech. Best Paper Award is given annually to the best paper published in the IEEE Transactions on Terahertz Science and Technology in the previous calendar year. Publications that are the basis for awards are available via Xplore.

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