Clark School Home UMD
ECE

ECE News Story

Alumnus Hamid Jafarkhani named IEEE Fellow

Alumnus Hamid Jafarkhani named IEEE Fellow

Hamid Jafarkhani
Hamid Jafarkhani

ECE alumnus Hamid Jafarkhani was named a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) "for contributions to space-time coding." Jafarkhani is a professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of California, Irvine. He earned his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering in 1994 and was advised by Clark School of Engineering Dean Nariman Farvardin.

Jafarkhani and co-author Yin Zhu also won the 2006 IEEE Marconi Prize Paper Award in Wireless Communications for their paper, "Differential Modulation Based on Quasi-Orthogonal Codes." This annual award is given for the best original paper on wireless communications published in the IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications in the previous calendar year.

August 23, 2006


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

University of Maryland School of Engineering Announces Unprecedented Investment from A. James & Alice B. Clark Foundation

Light may unlock a new quantum dance for electrons in graphene

UMD Researchers Focus Energy on Current Collector Improvements

NASA Selects Hartzell for Mission to Asteroid Bennu

Clark School Researchers Recognized Among "World's Most Influential Scientific Minds"

University of Maryland, Navy Control Robot From 6,000 Feet Above Ground

Alumnus Profile: Yashwanth (Yash) Hemaraj

MSE Seeks Applications for Professor & Department Chair

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts