The Communications & Information Security (CISTC) Technical Recognition Award aims to promote research and development activities on topics of Communications and Information Systems Security in  both  the  academic  and  industrial  community.  The award  recognizes  members  of  the  IEEE Communications  Society  (ComSoc)  who  have  made  outstanding  contributions  to  the  technological advancement of security.


The award was given on June 10 at the Annual IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC) held in London ( criteria and guidelines for the award can be found here:


Dr. Fang is a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and FIEEE Editor-in-Chief, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology.