IEEE Canada R.A. Fessenden Silver Medal Recipients
2013 - ZhiZhang Chen -
"For contributions to electromagnetic modeling and communication devices & systems"
2012 - David Haccoun -
"For outstanding contributions in error control coding by convolutional codes "
2011 - Jamal Deen -
"For Pioneering contributions in electronics and optoelectronics for communications"
2010 - Norman Beaulieu -
"for outstanding contributions in wireless communication theory"
2009 - David Falconer -
"for outstanding technical contributions to the area of data transmission
in both wireline and wireless environments"
2008 - Simon Haykin -
"for pioneering contributions to radar and wireless communications"
2007 - Vijay Bhargava -
"for outstanding contributions to research and education in wireless communications"
2006 - David V. Plant -
"for sustained leadership in the formation and execution of University based
National and Provincial research programs"
2005 - Tho Le-Ngoc -
"for pioneering the world’s first point-to-multipoint wireless access system"
2004 - K. Wu -
"for many pioneering contributions to RF, microwave and millimeter-wave
theory and techniques, in particular, the invention of substrate integrated
circuits for future wireless systems"
2003 - Lot Shafai -
"for outstanding contributions to telecommunications and satellite
communications as well as the establishment of a unique and comprehensive
antenna measurement facility"
2002 - Maier Blostein - "in recognition of visionary and inspirational
leadership in university-based telecommunications rersearch."
2001 - Norman Toms -
"for outstanding contributions to the technology advancement and
widespread adoption of wireless data devices and systems"
2000 - David Vice -
"for initiating programs in satellite communications, radio and optical
fibre transmission equipment, and for leading global expansion of Nortel