Adl Earns Award at IEEE Sensors Applications Symposium

Sanaz Adl, an ECE Ph.D. candidate, earned the Best Student Paper Award at the 2007 IEEE Sensors Applications Symposium (SAS) held in San Diego last month. The paper was titled "Low noise pre-amplifier/amplifier chain for high capacitance sensors."

The award, sponsored by the IEEE Instrumentation & Measurement Society, includes a monetary award of $500, a one year student membership in the IEEE, and designation as an IEEE Instrumentation & Measurement Student Ambassador.

Adl is advised by ECE Professor Martin Peckerar.

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Published March 19, 2007