for fundamental work on wireless channel
modeling and MIMO communication systems.
for fundamental work on the analysis of fading
channels and diversity systems.
2013 CTTC Technical Achievement Award
Andrea Goldsmith for contributions to the
analysis of fundamental performance limits for
wireless channels and networks.
2012 CTTC Technical Achievement Award
Laurence B. Milstein for fundamental work on
spread spectrum communication.
2011 CTTC Technical Achievement Award
Sergio Benedetto for fundamental
contributions to the analysis and design of turbo
2010 CTTC Technical Achievement Award
Gerard J. Foschini
for pioneering work on multiple input multiple
output wireless communication.
for pioneering work on modulation theory, error
correcting codes, and iterative decoding.
Basis For Judging
award will recognize 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.
at GLOBECOM, or by request the Communication Theory
Workshop or ICC. No more than two awards will be given
the CTTC members in the Fall with nominations due 30
June of the year the award is to be made. The
nomination should include a short sentence on the
outstanding technical contribution and one page of
supporting material. Additionally, letters supporting
the nomination may be sent electronically to the CTTC
Award Committee Chair together with the nomination or
separately. No CTTC Awards Committee member can be
nominated while they serve. In addition, the current
chair of the CTTC cannot be nominated.
CTTC Awards Committee
CTTC Awards Committee will consist of 5 members as