Congratulations to Behnaam Aazhang, J.S. Abercrombie ProfessorÂ inÂ Electrical and Computer Engineering, on receiving a 2017 Technical Achievement Award from the Communication Theory Technical Committee of IEEE.
The award recognizes members of the Communication Theory Technical Committee (CTTC) of the IEEE Communications Society who have been involved with CTTC, have done outstanding work in communication theory, and have achieved a high degree of visibility in the field.
Aazhang received the award for â€śFor consistent, fundamental contributions to multiuser communication theory for wireless networks.â€ť
â€śIt is an honor to be recognized for your work by your colleagues,â€ť Aazhang said. â€śThe technical committee is a great community, and I am proud to be a part of it.â€ť
He will receive the award in ICC in Kansas City.
In October of 2016, Dr. Aazhang won the Outstanding Service Award from the same committee. That award recognizes members of the committee who have a distinguished record of service to the CTTC community, including CTTC symposia and workshop organization, leadership roles within the CTTC, and promoting CTTC activities and interests in the broader research community.