Devetsikiotis, Duel-Hallen, Misra Elevated to IEEE Fellow

November 23, 2011

Dr. Michael Devetsikiotis (left); Dr. Alexandra Duel-Hallen (middle); Dr. Veena Misra (right)
Dr. Michael Devetsikiotis (left); Dr. Alexandra Duel-Hallen (middle); Dr. Veena Misra (right)

Congratulations to Dr. Michael Devetsikiotis, Dr. Alexandra Duel-Hallen, and Dr. Veena Misra who all have been named an IEEE Fellows.  Dr. Devetsikiotis receives this honor for contributions to rare-event modeling of communication networks; Dr. Duel-Hallen for her contributions to equalization and wireless communications; and Dr. Misra for her contributions to metal electrodes and high-K dielectrics for CMOS applications. 

The IEEE Grade of Fellow is conferred by the IEEE Board of Directors upon a person with an outstanding record of accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest. The total number selected in any one year cannot exceed one-tenth of one- percent of the total voting membership. IEEE Fellow is the highest grade of membership and is recognized by the technical community as a prestigious honor and an important career achievement.

"This is an outstanding recognition of significant accomplishment by international peers," said Dr. Daniel Stancil, "we are delighted and proud to have them as colleagues!"

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