ECE Associate Professor Santiago Grijalva has been appointed as an associate director of the Strategic Energy Institute at Georgia Tech.
ECE Professor and Senior Associate Chair Joseph L.A. Hughes has been appointed to the IEEE Educational Activities Board for 2012.
ECE Professor Ali Adibi was elected as an OSA Fellow, effective January 1.
ECE Ph.D. alumnus Damien Rontani received the Supélec Foundation Prize
ECE Assistant Professor Bo Hong received the Best Paper Award at the 2011 IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine, held November 12-15 in Atlanta.
ECE Professor Miroslav Begovic has been elected president of the IEEE Power and Energy Society.
John D. Cressler has been named editor-in-chief of IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices.
The National Science Foundation (NSF) has approved an Industry/University Cooperative Research Center for Optical Wireless Applications (COWA), housed in the College of Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology.