Clark School Home UMD
ECE

ECE News Story

Ephremides Wins Information Theory Award

Ephremides Wins Information Theory Award

ECE/ISR Professor Anthony Ephremides
ECE/ISR Professor Anthony Ephremides

Professor Anthony Ephremides (ECE/ISR) is the recipient of the 2006 IEEE Information Theory Society Aaron Wyner Distinguished Service Award. Ephremides received the award in recognition of his service and leadership in the field of information theory.

The award was established in memory of Aaron Wyner, who devoted his life and energy to the cause of Information Theory. Ephremides is the third recipient; previous award recipients included Jim Massey and Ian Blake.

Ephremides will receive the award at the ISIT Awards Luncheon, which will take place in July at the 2006 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory in Seattle, Wa.

May 12, 2006


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

Pines Receives UMD President's Medal

Rama Chellappa Keynote Speaker at BMVC 2018

Sennur Ulukus receives NSF grant to address important data-related medical device issue

Pristine quantum light source created at the edge of silicon chip

ECE Ph.D. Student Min Zhou wins Best Student Paper Award at AMEREM2018

NSF grant for Ghodssi, Bentley furthers research of flexible devices to combat biofilms

Fermuller, Shamma, Etienne-Cummings receive NSF grant for 'Research Coordination Network'

Alumnus Omur Ozel joins George Washington University as tenure-track faculty

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts