IEEE SOLI D-S TATE C IRCUITS MAGAZINE fall 2013
Date of publication: 20 November 2013
2014 Donald O. Pederson Award in Solid-State Circuits
Bestowed Upon IEEE Life Fellow Robert G. Meyer
SSCS Distinguished Lecturer Gabriel M. Rebeiz Receives
the 2014 IEEE Daniel E. Noble Award for Emerging Technologies
Robert G. Meyer, a member of IEEE
Solid-State Circuits Society (SSCS)
since 1997, was named the recipi-
ent of the 2014 Donald O. Pederson
Award in Solid-State Circuits in July
for “pioneering contributions to the
design and modeling of analog and
radio-frequency circuits.” The Ped-
erson and other IEEE technical field
awards are administered by the
Technical Field Awards Council of
the IEEE Awards Board, chaired for
2014 by Lewis M. Terman, the first
president of SSCS and IEEE presi-
dent in 2008.
Prof. Meyer, a professor and Pro-
fessor Emeritus in the Graduate
School, Department of Electrical
Engineering and Computer Sciences,
University of California, Berkeley
(UC Berekley), will accept his award
in a formal ceremony during the
plenary program of the 2014 Inter-
national Solid-State Circuits Confer-
ence (ISSCC), the flagship meeting of
SSCS, on 9 February.
The Donald O. Pederson Award
has been sponsored by SSCS since
1987 and was renamed in 2005 to
memorialize UC Berkeley Prof. Don-
ald O. Pederson, a beloved mentor
and teacher, cofounder of the IEEE
Solid-State Circuits Council (the
forerunner of the Society), and a key
player in the formation of the now-
venerable IEEE Journal of Solid-State
IEEE Fellow Gabriel M.
Rebeiz to Accept 2014
Daniel E. Noble Award
Prof. Gabriel Michel
Rebeiz, the Wireless
Industry Chair Pro-
fessor at the Univer-
sity of California,
San Diego, who served SSCS as a dis-
tinguished lecturer from 1 January
2011 through 31
received the 2014
IEEE Daniel E. Noble
Award for Emerg-
ing Technologies for
tions enabling commer-
cialization of RF MEMS
technology and tunable micro-
and millimeter-wave systems.”
Robert G. Meyer.
The Donald O. Pederson Award medal.
The IEEE Daniel E. Noble Award medal.
Gabriel Michel Rebeiz.
The Donald O. Pederson
Award has been spon-
sored by SSCS since
1987 and was renamed
in 2005 to memorialize
UC Berkeley Prof.
Donald O. Pederson.