Faculty Honors & Awards

IEEE

IEEE Fellows

Faculty Year Citation
Shuo Wang 2019 For contributions to reduction of electromagnetic interference in electronic systems
Mark Tehranipoor 2018 For contributions to integrated circuits security and trust
Tao Li 2018 For contributions to sustainable and power-efficient computer architectures
Huikai Xie 2018 For contributions to micro-electromechanical optical scanning systems
W. Kent Fuchs 1995 For contributions to reliable computing
Dapeng “Oliver” Wu 2013 For contributions to video communication and processing and wireless networking
Jenshan Lin 2010 For contributions to integrated microwave circuits and systems for wireless sensors
Yuguang “Michael” Fang 2008 For contributions to wireless networks and mobile computing systems
Scott Thompson 2007 For contributions to common metal oxide semiconductor technology for high-volume manufacturing
Jian Li 2005
Fred Taylor (Emeritus) 2005 For outstanding contributions to high-performance digital signal processing
Vladimir A. Rakov 2005 For contributions to the understanding of lightning discharge phenomena
Sean Meyn 2002 For contributions to stochastic control, dynamic optimization, and control of large networks
Stanley Su 2000
Jose C. Principe 2000 For development of the gamma neural model and for its applications in signal processing
Jose Fortes 1999 For contributions to the theory and practice of parallel computing
Mark E. Law 1997 For contributions to integrated circuits process modeling and simulation
Peter Zory (Emeritus) 1994 For contributions to the development and understanding of semiconductor and gas lazers
Pramod Khargonekar (Emeritus) 1993
Jacob Hammer 1992 For contributions to nonlinear control and system theory
Ramu V. Ramaswamy 1990
Arnost Neugroschel (Emeritus) 1989 For contributions to materials characterization for transistor and solar cell analysis and design
Martin A. Uman 1988 For contributions to the understanding of lightning phenomena
Jerry G. Fossum (Emeritus) 1983 For contributions to the theory and technology of silicon solar cells and transistors
Donald G. Childers 1976
Chih-Tang (Tom) Sah 1969

IEEE Centennial Medal

Leon Couch (Emeritus), 1984

IEEE HKN Outstanding Young Professional Award

Jenshan Lin, 1997

IEEE J. J. Ebers Award in Electron Devices

Mark Law, 2010
Jerry Fossum (Emeritus), 2004
Chih-Tang (Tom) Sah (Emeritus), 1981

IEEE Jack Morton Award

Chih-Tang (Tom) Sah (Emeritus), 1989


Other Fellow Awards

Fellow of American Academy of Arts and Sciences

W. Kent Fuchs

Fellow of American Association of the Advancement of Sciences

Yuguang “Michael” Fang, 2015
W. Kent Fuchs, 2010
José B. Fortes, (2012)

Fellow, American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering

José Principe, 2006 

Fellow of Association for Computing Machinery

W. Kent Fuchs

Fellow of Acoustical Society of America

Mark Sheplak, 2009
Donald G. Childers, 1986

Fellow of the International Academy of Medical and Biological Engineering

José Principe, 2012

Fellows of Optical Society of America

Ramakant Srivastava, 1999
Ramu V. Ramaswamy, 1991
Peter S. Zory, 1984


Young Investigator Awards

ONR YOUNG INVESTIGATOR

Yier Jin, 2019
Yuguang “Michael” Fang, 2002-05
Dapeng “Oliver” Wu, 2008
Jian Li, 1996-99

ARO Young Investigator

Domenic Forte, 2016

AFO Young Investigator

Dapeng Oliver Wu, 2009

NSF PRESIDENTIAL YOUNG INVESTIGATORS

Jian Li, 1994-99
William R. Eisenstadt, 1985-90

DARPA Young Faculty Award

David Arnold, 2009
Roozbeh Tabrizian, 2019


NSF CAREER AWARDS

Faculty Year
Roozbeh Tabrizian 2018
Domenic Forte 2017
Rizwan Bashirullah 2004
Swarup Bhunia 2011
Yuguang “Michael” Fang 2001
Jing Guo 2009
John G. Harris 1995
Tao Li 2009
Xiaolin “Andy” Li 2010
Daniela Oliveira 2012
Ann Gordon-Ross 2010
Greg Stitt 2012
Mark Tehranipoor 2009
Shuo Wang 2012
Dapeng “Oliver” Wu 2007
Yong-Kyu “YK” Yoon 2008
Alina Zare 2014

PRESIDENTIAL AWARDS

NSF PRESIDENTIAL FACULTY FELLOW

Mark Law, 1992

PRESIDENTIAL EARLY CAREER AWARD FOR SCIENTISTS AND ENGINEERS (PECASE)

Domenic Forte, 2019
Daniela Oliveira, 2014
David Arnold, 2008


Other Awards

National Academy of Engineering (NAE)

Rudolf Kalman, 1991
Chih-Tang (Tom) Sah, 1986

National Academy of Sciences (NAS)

Rudolf Kalman, 1994

American Geophysical Union’s John Adam Fleming Medal

Martin A. Uman, 2001

Fulbright Scholar

Haniph A. Latchman 2001, 2013-2014
Ramakant Srivastava, 2001

DOE CAREER Awardees

Yier Jin, 2016

OTHER AWARDS LISTED BY FACULTY

David Arnold

  • DARPA Young Faculty Award, 2009

Swarup Bhunia

  • Semiconductor Research Corporation Inventor Recognition 2009
  • Semiconductor Research Corporation Teaching Excellence 2005

Yuguang  “Michael” Fang

  • Distinguished Professorship, 2019-present
  • 2018 IEEE Vehicular Technology Outstanding Service Award
  • University of Florida Term Professorship, 2017-2019
  • IEEE Communications & Information Security Technical Committee (CISTC) Technical Recognition Award, 2015
  • IEEE Wireless Communications Technical Committee (WTC) Recognition Award, 2014
  • Overseas Academic Master, Dalian University of Technology, China, 2016-2018
  • Changjiang Scholar Chair Professorship, Xidian University, China, 2008-2011; Dalian Maritime University, China, 2015-2018
  • Guest Chair Professorship, Tsinghua University, China, 2009-2012
  • JSPS Invitation Fellowship, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, May-July 2009
  • NSC Visiting Researcher (Professorship sponsored by the National Research Council, Taiwan), National Taiwan University, 2007-2008
  • CAST 2001 Academic Excellence Award, Chinese Association for Science and Technology (CAST), USA, 2001
  • 2010-2011 Doctoral Dissertation Advisor/Mentoring  Award, University of Florida, 2011
  • 2011 Florida Blue Key/UF Homecoming  Distinguished  Faculty Award, 2011
  • University of Florida Research Foundation (UFRF) Professorship, 2006-2009, 2017-20

W. Kent Fuchs

  • Distinguished Professorship (Michael J. and Katherine R. Birck), Purdue University
  • Alumni Award for Distinguished Service, University of Illinois, College of Engineering
  • Distinguished Alumnus Award, Duke University, Pratt School of Engineering
  • Distinguished Alumnus Award, University of Illinois, Electrical & Computer Engineering Department
  • University Scholar, University of Illinois
  • Fellow, Center for Advanced Studies, University of Illinois
  • Senior Faculty Award for Excellence in Research (Xerox award), University of Illinois
  • Junior Award for Excellence in Research (Xerox award), University of Illinois
  • Incentives for Excellence Faculty Award (National Digital Equipment Corporation Award)

Haniph A. Latchman

  • Fulbright Scholar, 2001, 2013-2014
  • IEEE Undergraduate Teaching Award, 1999
  • Rhodes Scholar, 1983-86
  • College of Engineering Teacher of the Year Award, 1988,1990
  • University of Florida Teacher of the Year, 1988
  • University of Florida Teaching Improvement Project (TIP) Award, 1998,1993

Mark Law

  • NSF Presidential Faculty Fellow, 1992
  • SEMI North America Award, 2013
  • Semiconductor Research Corporation Aristotle Award, 2006
  • Semiconductor Industry Association University Research Award, 2013
  • Semiconductor Research Corporation Aristotle Award, 2006
  • Semiconductor Research Corporation Faculty Recognition Award for Student Recruiting, 2004
  • Semiconductor Research Corporation Technical Excellence Award, 1993
  • SRC Faculty Recognition Award for Student Recruiting, 2004
  • University of Florida College of Engineering Teacher of the Year, 1996, 1997
  • University of Florida Research Foundation Faculty Award, 1997, 1998

Jian Li

  • Fellow of Institute of Electrical Engineers, 2005

Jenshan Lin

  • IEEE MTT-S N. Walter Cox Award, 2007
  • IEEE HKN Outstanding Young Professional Award, 1997

José Principe

  • Fellow of International Academy of Medical and Biological Engineering, 2012
  • IEEE Neural Network Pioneer Award, from the IEEE Computational Intelligence Society, 2011
  • Fellow, American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering, 2006
  • Career Achievement Award from the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 2007
  • IEEE EMBS Career Service Award, 2005
  • IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society’s Career Service Award. 2005
  • IEEE Fellow (Signal Processing Society), 2000
  • University of Florida Teaching Improvement Program Award, 1995

Vladimir A. Rakov

  • CIGRE Technical Committee Award, 2013
  • Karl Berger Award, 2012
  • American Geophysical Union’s John Adam Fleming Medal, 2011
  • Fellow of American Meteorological Society, 2003

Muhammed H. Rashid

  • IEEE Educational Activities Board Meritorious Achievement Award, 2002

 Chih-Tang (Tom) Sah

  • Academician, Academia Sinica, 1998
  • Asian American Engineer of the Year Award – Distinguished Lifetime Achievement Award, 2003
  • Fellow of American Academy on Advancement of Sciences,1995
  • IEEE Jack Morton Award, 1989
  • Fellow, Franklin Institute, 1975
  • Life Fellow Franklin Institute of Philadelphia, 1975
  • Fellow of American Physical Society, 1971
  • Pittman Eminent Scholar, 1998
  • Semiconductor Research Assoc. Award
  • University Research Award, Semiconductor Industry Association, 1998

Mark Sheplak

  • Fellow of Acoustical Society of America, 2009

Mark M. Tehranipoor

  • IEEE Golden Core Member 2013
  • IEEE Computer Society Outstanding Award 2012
  • IEEE Computer Society Meritorious Award 2008

Martin A. Uman

  • Karl Berger Award, 2010
  • American Geophysical Union’s John Adam Fleming Medal, 2001
  • Fellow of American Geophysical Union, 1989
  • Florida Scientist of the Year, 1990
  • IEEE Heinrich Hertz Medal, 1996
  • Fellow of American Meteorological Society, 1985

Dapeng “Oliver” Wu

  • AFOSR Young Investigator Program (YIP) Award, 2009
  • ONR Young Investigator Program (YIP) Award, 2008
  • NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award, 2007

Alina Zare

  • National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency New Investigator Award, 2014

Peter Zory

  • IEEE LEOS Distinguished Lecturer Award, 1996