April 2019 IEEE Computer Society Hans Karlsson Award

“For exemplary leadership of the 802.11 Wireless LAN Working Group and technical contributions to the 802.11 family of standards.”

“The Hans Karlsson award consists of a plaque and a $2000 honorarium, and is annually given to the most outstanding team leader in the field of computer engineering standards, and recognizes outstanding skills and dedication in diplomacy, team facilitation and joint achievement in the areas where individual aspirations, corporate competition and organization rivalry would otherwise be counter to the common good.”

Please see:

December 2012 IEEE Standards Medallion


This award was for my technical contributions to the 802.11 standard, and for acting as the editor for 802.11n and 802.11-2012.