Awards

  • 2014 IEEE SmartGridComm Student Best Paper Award won by my PhD student Lorenzo Ferrari
  • 2013 IEEE Signal Processing Society Young Author Best Paper Award, won by my PhD student Lin Li
    • For the paper by Lin Li, Anna Scaglione, and Jonathan Manton, “Distributed Principal Subspace Estimation in Wireless Sensor Networks” IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing, Volume: 5, No. 4, August 2011
  • 2013 Outstanding Mid-Career Faculty Award, College of Engineering UC Davis
  • 2013 IEEE Donald G. Fink Prize Paper Award
    • For the paper coauthored with S. Galli and Z. Wang, “For the Grid and through the Grid: the role of powerline communications in Smartgrid” in the special issue “Smart Grid: The Electric Energy System of the Future,” Proceedings of the IEEE , vol.99, no.6, pp.913-914, June 2011
  • IEEE Fellow, 2011
  • 2000 IEEE Signal Processing Transactions Best Paper Award (in the Signal Processing for Communication area)
    • For the paper co-authored with G.B. Giannakis and S. Barbarossa “Redundant Filterbank Precoders and Equalizers Part I and II” Volume 47, No. 7, Page(s): 1988-2022, July 1999.
  • 2002 NSF Career Award
    • “Precoding for high bit rate wireless modems”
  • 2005 Ellersick Best Paper Award (MILCOM 2005)
    • for the paper co-authored with Y. W. Hong, Rajit Manohar and Birsen Sirkeci Mergen, entitled “Dense networks are also energy efficient: when more is less.”.
  • 2005 Best paper for Young Authors of the Taiwan IEEE Comsoc/Information theory section
    • Co-author with Y. W. Hong, for the paper entitled “A Scalable Synchronization Protocol For Large Scale Sensor Networks And Its Applications”, IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, JSAC, Vol. 23, Issue 5, May 2005 pp. 1085 – 1099