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Professor Robert Scholtz Wins 2003 Shelkunoff Transactions Prize Paper


May 09, 2003 —
S. A. Shelkunoff Transactions Prize Paper Award

Professor Robert A. Scholtz and his coauthors Jean-Marc Cramer and Moe
Win have been chosen as the recipients of the 2003 A. Shelkunoff
Transactions Prize Paper Award of the IEEE Antennas and Propagation
Society. They will receive the award at the Banquet of the 2003 IEEE
International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, to be held in
Columbus, Ohio, on June 25, 2003.

The prize winning paper "An Evaluation of the Ultra-Wideband Propagation
Channel" (Jason: link the paper title to the pdf) , was published in the
May 2002 issue of the IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation. The
S. A. Schelkunoff Award recognizes the best paper published in the
Transactions on Antennas and Propagation for the past year. Professor
Scholtz was the PhD advisor to both Jean-MarcCramer, who is now with
Northrop-Grumman Corporation and Moe Win, who now teaches at the
Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The paper describes their ground
breaking work on ultra-wideband radio, a new method for robust
communications using low-power high-bandwidth signals. Read more about
the Ultra Wideband Radio lab at USC click here

To read the paper click here