Professor Chi On Chui the 1st Recipient of the 2009 IEEE Electron Devices Society Early Career Award
Assistant Professor Chi On Chui was awarded the 2009 IEEE Electron Devices Society (EDS) Early Career Award.
Prof. Chui was selected because of "deep appreciation of his early
career technical development within the IEEE EDS." This award was
established in 2009 to promote, recognize, and support early technical
career development within the EDS's field (link). It is presented
annually to honor an IEEE EDS Graduate of the Last Decade (GOLD) who has
received their first professional degree within 10 years, making
contributions in the fields of interest to IEEE EDS. The basis for
judging includes such factors as; the demonstration of field leadership
in a specific area; specific technical contribution(s); impact on the
profession or economy; originality; breadth; inventive value;
publications; honors; and other appropriate achievements. Professor Chui
is the 1st recipient of this award, which is one of the Society's
The award was presented to Professor Chui at the EDS GOLD Lecture in conjunction with the IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM) in Baltimore, Maryland, December 6, 2009. The ceremony and other details were also covered in the April 2010 issue of the IEEE EDS Newsletter.