UCLA Wins 2013 IEEE Transactions on THz Science and Technology Best Paper Award
The paper entitled, “Radiation Model for Terahertz Transmission-Line Metamaterial Quantum Cascade Lasers”, authored by Philip Hon, Amir Tavallaee, Qi-Sheng Chen and Professors Ben Williams and Tatsuo Itoh has been selected as the 2013 IEEE Transactions on THz Science and Technology Best Paper Award by the IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society.
The society recognizes UCLA’s paper as “the most significant contribution by a published paper in the THz journal to the field of interest THz science and technology in the previous year”. The paper was published in the IEEE Transactions on THz Science and Technology, vol. 2, pp. 323-332 on May 2012.
The authors will be honored at the Society Awards Banquet held during the International Microwave Symposium in Seattle, WA on the week of June 2-7, 2013. The MTT Society has also invited the authors as guest to their IMS Chairman’s Dinner.
The Microwave Theory and Techniques Society is a 60 year old society of engineering professionals which “promotes the advancement of microwave theory and its applications, including RF, microwave, millimeter-wave, and terahertz technologies”. In 2011 Prof. Tatsuo Itoh was honored with a Microwave Career Award “for a Career of Leadership, Meritorious Achievement, Creativity and Outstanding Technical Contributions in the Field of Microwave Theory and Techniques”.