AWARD AND NOMINATION DESCRIPTION
This award will recognize the best paper published in the IEEE Transactions on Terahertz Science & Technology in the year preceding the award.
$1,000 and a plaque. Multiple authors will receive plaques, and their cash award determined by formula.
All papers published in the IEEE Transactions on Terahertz Science & Technology in the year prior to deliberation.
Basis for Judging
Technical excellence, importance of the contribution, and presentation will be the fundamental bases for evaluation.
Presented at the annual IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Awards Banquet.
PREVIOUS THZ SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY BEST PAPER AWARD RECIPIENTS
Previous THz Science and Technology Best Paper Award recipients are listed at the Past Awardees: THz Science and Technology Best Paper Award.
IEEE/MTT-S AWARDS: IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR NOMINATORS AND ENDORSERS
IEEE Policy 4.4 (Limitations of Awards) states the following:
“No person shall receive an award, or be the nominator or reference for a nomination for a candidate for an award, who, at any stage of the recipient-selection process for that award, is eligible to vote on who shall receive that award. This conflict of interest limitation shall apply to all awards given by the IEEE or any of its organizational units.”
With reference to the MTT-Society, this Policy affects Members of the MTT-S Awards Committee*, and voting members of the MTT Administrative Committee**.
* The Awards Committee prepares a slate of candidates for the Career, Distinguished Service, Distinguished Educator, Pioneer, Application, Outstanding Young Engineer, and N.W. Cox Awards of the MTT-Society
** The Adminstrative Committee approves the award slate proposed by the Awards Committee