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May 16, 2019 - May 23, 2019

Prof. Dr. Murat Uysal honored with the Best Paper Award from IEEE

Özyeğin University Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department Head Prof. Dr. Murat Uysal was awarded the IEEE ComSoC (Communications Society) Best Survey Paper Award for his paper "Survey on Free Space Optical Communication: A Communication Theory Perspective". The award nominees are selected from among the hundreds of survey papers published in IEEE ComSoc journals within the last five years and the award decision is made by the IEEE ComSoc Award Commitee. The award-winning paper was published in June 2014 and became an almost-instant classic in the emerging area of optical wireless communications with more than 700 citations that it received so far. The award will be presented to Prof. Dr. Murat Uysal at a ceremony during the IEEE ICC conference to be held in Shanghai, China on May 20-24, 2019.

IEEE (The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) is an international non-profit professional organization in the area of electrical and electronics engineering with over 423,000 members in 150 countries.