Candidates are being sought for the 2012 IEEE Technical Field Awards. Nominations are due by 31 January 2011.
IEEE CLEDO BRUNETTI AWARD
For outstanding contributions to nanotechnology and miniaturization in the electronics arts.
SPONSOR: Brunetti Bequest
IEEE COMPONENTS, PACKAGING, AND MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY AWARD
For meritorious contributions to the advancement of components, electronic packaging, or manufacturing technologies.
SPONSOR: IEEE Components, Packaging, and Manufacturing Technology Society
IEEE CONTROL SYSTEMS AWARD
For outstanding contributions to control systems engineering, science, or technology.
SPONSOR: IEEE Control Systems Society
IEEE ELECTROMAGNETICS AWARD
For outstanding contributions to electromagnetics in theory, application, or education.
SPONSORS: IEEE Antennas and Propagation, Electromagnetic Compatibility, Geoscience and Remote Sensing, and Microwave Theory and Techniques societies
IEEE JAMES L. FLANAGAN SPEECH AND AUDIO PROCESSING AWARD
For an outstanding contribution to the advancement of speech and/or audio signal processing.
SPONSOR: IEEE Signal Processing Society
IEEE ANDREW S. GROVE AWARD
For outstanding contributions to solid-state devices and technology.
SPONSOR: IEEE Electron Devices Society
IEEE HERMAN HALPERIN ELECTRIC TRANSMISSION AND DISTRIBUTION AWARD
For outstanding contributions to electric transmission and distribution.
SPONSORS: Robert and Ruth Halperin Foundation, in memory of the late Herman and Edna Halperin, and IEEE Power & Energy Society
IEEE MASARU IBUKA CONSUMER ELECTRONICS AWARD
For outstanding contributions in the field of consumer electronics technology.
SPONSOR: Sony Corp.
IEEE INTERNET AWARD
For exceptional contributions to the advancement of Internet technology for network architecture, mobility, and/or end-use applications.
SPONSOR: Nokia Corp.
IEEE REYNOLD B. JOHNSON INFORMATION STORAGE SYSTEMS AWARD
For outstanding contributions to information storage systems, with emphasis on computer storage systems.
SPONSOR: IEEE Reynold B. Johnson Information Storage Systems Award Fund
IEEE RICHARD HAROLD KAUFMANN AWARD
For outstanding contributions in industrial systems engineering.
SPONSOR: IEEE Industry Applications Society
IEEE JOSEPH F. KEITHLEY AWARD IN INSTRUMENTATION AND MEASUREMENT
For outstanding contributions in electrical measurements.
SPONSOR: Keithley Instruments
IEEE GUSTAV ROBERT KIRCHHOFF AWARD
For an outstanding contribution to the fundamentals of any aspect of electronic circuits and systems that has a long-term significance or impact.
SPONSOR: IEEE Circuits and Systems Society
IEEE KOJI KOBAYASHI COMPUTERS AND COMMUNICATIONS AWARD
For outstanding contributions to the integration of computers and communications.
SPONSOR: NEC Corp.
IEEE WILLIAM E. NEWELL POWER ELECTRONICS AWARD
For outstanding contribution(s) to the advancement of power electronics.
SPONSOR: IEEE Power Electronics Society
IEEE DANIEL E. NOBLE AWARD
For outstanding contributions to emerging technologies recognized within recent years.
SPONSOR: Motorola Foundation
IEEE DONALD O. PEDERSON AWARD IN SOLID-STATE CIRCUITS
For outstanding contributions to solid-state circuits.
SPONSOR: IEEE Solid-State Circuits Society
IEEE FREDERIK PHILIPS AWARD
For outstanding accomplishments in the management of research and development resulting in effective innovation in the electrical and electronics industry.
SPONSOR: Philips Electronics N.V.
IEEE PHOTONICS AWARD
For outstanding achievement(s) in photonics.
SPONSOR: IEEE Photonics Society
IEEE EMANUEL R. PIORE AWARD
For outstanding contributions in the field of information processing in relation to computer science.
SPONSOR: IEEE Emanuel R. Piore Award Fund
IEEE JUDITH A. RESNIK AWARD
For outstanding contributions to space engineering within the IEEE fields of interest.
SPONSORS: IEEE Aerospace and Electronic Systems, Control Systems, and Engineering in Medicine and Biology societies
IEEE ROBOTICS & AUTOMATION AWARD
For contributions in the field of robotics and automation.
SPONSOR: IEEE Robotics and Automation Society
IEEE FRANK ROSENBLATT AWARD
For outstanding contribution(s) to the advancement of the design, practice, techniques, or theory in biologically and linguistically motivated computational paradigms, including but not limited to neural networks, connectionist systems, evolutionary computation, fuzzy systems, and hybrid intelligent systems in which the paradigms are contained.
SPONSOR: IEEE Computational Intelligence Society
IEEE DAVID SARNOFF AWARD
For exceptional contributions to electronics.
SPONSOR: Sarnoff Corp.
IEEE MARIE SKLODOWSKA-CURIE AWARD
For outstanding contributions to the field of nuclear and plasma sciences and engineering.
SPONSOR: IEEE Nuclear Plasma and Sciences Society
IEEE CHARLES PROTEUS STEINMETZ AWARD
For exceptional contributions to the development and/or advancement of standards in electrical and electronics engineering.
SPONSOR: IEEE Standards Association
IEEE ERIC E. SUMNER AWARD
For outstanding contributions to communications technology.
SPONSOR: Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs
IEEE NIKOLA TESLA AWARD
For outstanding contributions to the generation and utilization of electric power.
SPONSORS: The Grainger Foundation and IEEE Power & Energy Society
IEEE KIYO TOMIYASU AWARD
For outstanding early to mid-career contributions to technologies holding the promise of innovative applications.
SPONSORS: Dr. Kiyo Tomiyasu, IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society, Microwave Theory and Techniques Society, and KDDI R&D Laboratories
IEEE LEON K. KIRCHMAYER GRADUATE TEACHING AWARD
For inspirational teaching of graduate students in the IEEE fields of interest.
SPONSOR: Leon K. Kirchmayer Memorial Fund
IEEE UNDERGRADUATE TEACHING AWARD
For inspirational teaching of undergraduate students in the IEEE fields of interest.
SPONSOR: IEEE Education Society