Call for Nominations
IEEE AESS Robert T. Hill Best Dissertation Award
The Robert T. Hill Memorial Award for “Best Ph.D. Dissertation” is an annual award to recognize candidates that have recently received a Ph.D. degree and have written an outstanding Ph.D. dissertation in the field of interest of the Aerospace and Electronic Systems Society. Its purpose is to grant international recognition for the most outstanding Ph.D. dissertation by an AESS member.
An eligible candidate must be a graduate of an accredited university which requires a dissertation to receive a Ph.D. degree. The nominee should be an IEEE/AESS member for more than one year at the time of nomination. Preferentially, the nominee should have been awarded the Ph.D. degree in the last 12 months prior to the nomination. The Ph.D. dissertation has to be deemed to have made a particularly noteworthy contribution in the AESS Field of Interest. Prize Items consist of an honorarium of $1,000 and a plaque. Nominations are due by 1 September, if the award is to be presented in the following year.
Submit nominations and any questions to the IEEE/AESS VP for Education, Dr Joe Fabrizio, firstname.lastname@example.org or IEEE/AESS Awards Chairman, Erwin Gangl, at email@example.com . See http://www.ieee-aess.org/ for the AESS Field of Interest and http://www.ieee-aess.org/membership/awards for more details on the award.