Honours & Awards
Prof Wolfgang Hoefer wins IEEE's Microwave Pioneer Award - 30th June 2011
Warm congratulations to Professor Wolfgang Johannes Reinhard Hoefer for receiving the prestigious "Microwave Pioneer Award" from the IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques (MTT) Society.
The Award citation reads: "For pioneering contributions to time domain computational methods in microwave engineering, in particular the transmission line matrix (TLM) method."
The Award was presented at the IEEE MTT-International Microwave Symposium Awards Banquet in Baltimore in June 2011.
Prof Hoefer said:” Receiving this award is particularly meaningful to me. The members of the MTT Society are the most highly qualified peers to assess my contributions. Therefore, this award is not just a nice accolade, but a credible and substantial recognition.
“I feel very honored and gratified indeed.”
The MTT Society presents annual awards to outstanding members of the microwave community for contributions made to the field of microwave technology and engineering. Details about the MTT Society Awards can be found at www.mtt.org/awards.
Prof Hoefer is the Director of the IHPC Independent Investigatorship Department.