2019 IEEE Sensors Council Award Recipients

We are pleased to congratulate the following recipients of the 2019 IEEE Sensors Council Awards. These awards will be given during our flagship conference, IEEE SENSORS 2019 in Montreal, Canada on Wednesday, October 30, 2019.


IEEE Sensors Council Lifetime Contribution Award

John Vig and Christina Schober
For extraordinary impactful contributions to the Council for over a decade while serving in multiple elected leadership roles.


IEEE Sensors Council Technical Achievement Award in the field of Sensors – Early Career

Wei Gao
For pioneering work on wearable and flexible chemical sensors toward continuous and personalized health monitoring.


IEEE Sensors Council Technical Achievement Award in the field of Sensors – Advanced Career

Ellis Meng
For pioneering contributions to biomedical microelectromechanical sensors and their applications for drug delivery and microfluidics, neural interfaces, and medical implants.


IEEE Sensors Council Technical Achievement Award in the field of Sensor Systems or Networks – Early Career

Changzhan Gu
For outstanding research on short-range microwave sensing for biomedical and human-computer interaction.


IEEE Sensors Council Technical Achievement Award in the field of Sensor Systems or Networks – Advanced Career

Paul C.-P. Chao
For outstanding research on automotive ball balancer stabilization and photoplethysmography sensors.


IEEE Sensors Council Young Professionals Award

Hadi Heidari
For leadership in service to IEEE Young Professionals program under IEEE Sensors Council in parallel to innovation and entrepreneurship in the development of concepts and applications of sensors for biomedical wearable and implantable devices.


2018 IEEE Sensors Council Outstanding Chapter Award

IEEE Gujarat Section Sensors Council Chapter


IEEE Sensors Journal Best Paper Award

Boon Giin Lee, Su Min Lee
For the paper, Smart Wearable Hand Device for Sign Language Interpretation System With Sensors Fusion


IEEE Sensors Journal Best Paper Runner-Up Award

Salah Zidi, Tarek Moulahi, Bechir Alaya
For the paper, Fault Detection in Wireless Sensor Networks Through SVM Classifier


Sensors Journal Best Performing Topical Editor

Carlos Ruiz Zamarreño


Sensors Journal Best Performing Associate Editor

Cheng-Ta Chiang