Dr Alex Yu Winning 2023 IEEE Communications Society Katherine Johnson Young Author Paper Award
Dr Alex Yu, Assistant Professor of EE, has received the 2023 IEEE Communications Society Katherine Johnson Young Author Paper Award. The winning paper, co-authored with scholars from HKUST, The Pennsylvania State University, University of New South Wales, and Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen Nürnberg, is titled “Robust and secure wireless communications via intelligent reflecting surfaces”.
The awarded paper was published in IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications in 2020, which is the top technical journal in the IEEE Communications Society. The award honors the author(s) of an especially meritorious paper dealing with a subject related to the Society’s technical scope and who, upon the date of submission of the paper, is less than 30 years of age.