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Len Cimini Wins IEEE Stephen O. Rice Prize

posted May 13, 2010, 11:04 AM by Dave Sincoskie   [ updated May 13, 2010, 11:15 AM by Chase Cotton ]

Len Cimini, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has won the 2010 Stephen O. Rice prize from the IEEE Communications Society.  The Rice prize is given annually to the author of the best paper in communications theory published in IEEE Transactions on Communications.  Prof. Cimini co-authored the paper with Ye Li, a professor at Georgia Tech, and Guocong Song, a former student of Li who is now working at SIBEAM in Sunnyvale, Calif.  Their paper is entitled, "Joint Channel- and Queue-Aware Scheduling for Multiuser Diversity in Wireless OFDMA Networks," and was published in the July, 2009 issue.  For more information, see the UDaily article, or the IEEE announcement.