Seeking candidates who have made outstanding contributions in such areas as consumer electronics, engineering education, and photonics
IEEE Biomedical Engineering Award
For outstanding contributions to the field of biomedical engineering.
SPONSORS: IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology, Circuits and Systems societies
IEEE Cledo Brunetti Award
For outstanding contributions to miniaturization and nanotechnology 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, IEEE Electromagnetic Compatibility, IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing, and IEEE 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 Fourier Award for Signal Processing
For an outstanding contribution to the advancement of signal processing, other than in the areas of speech and audio processing.
SPONSORS: IEEE Circuits and Systems and IEEE Signal Processing societies
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 the 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 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.
SPONSORS: Keithley Instruments Inc. and the IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society
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 Emerging Technologies
For outstanding contributions to emerging technologies recognized within recent years.
SPONSOR: Motorola Solutions 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 achievements in photonics.
SPONSOR: IEEE Photonics Society
IEEE Robotics and 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 these paradigms are contained.
SPONSOR: IEEE Computational Intelligence Society
IEEE Marie Sklodowska-Curie Award
For outstanding contributions to the field of nuclear and plasma sciences and engineering.
SPONSOR: IEEE Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society
IEEE Innovation in Societal Infrastructure Award
For significant technological achievements and contributions to the establishment, development, and proliferation of innovative societal infrastructure systems through the application of information technology with an emphasis on distributed computing systems.
SPONSORS: Hitachi Ltd. and the IEEE Computer 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: Nokia Bell Labs
IEEE Nikola Tesla Award
For outstanding contributions to the generation and utilization of electric power.
SPONSORS: IEEE Industry Applications and IEEE Power & Energy societies
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, and IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society
IEEE Transportation Technologies Award
For advances in technologies within the fields of interest to the IEEE as applied in transportation systems.
SPONSORS: IEEE Industry Applications, IEEE Industrial Electronics, IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems, IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques, IEEE Power Electronics, IEEE Power & Energy, and IEEE Vehicular Technology societies
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 fields of interest of IEEE.
SPONSOR: IEEE Education Society
This article appears in the June 2016 print issue as “Nominations Needed for Technical Field Awards.”