Greenstein of WINLAB receives prestigious 2011 IEEE Donald G. Fink Award

Dr. Larry Greenstein of Rutgers University’s Wireless Information Network Laboratory (WINLAB) was recently awarded the 2011 IEEE Donald G. Fink Award for his paper entitled “Propagation Issues for Cognitive Radio”.

Established by the IEEE Board of Directors in 1979, the IEEE Donald G. Fink Award is given to a candidate that has submitted an outstanding survey, review, or tutorial paper that has been published in the IEEE Transactions, Journals, Magazines, or in the Proceedings of the IEEE in the preceding year between January 1 and December 31.

The first IEEE Donald G. Fink Award was granted in 1981. The award was created to commemorate Donald G. Fink, an electrical engineer who was a pioneer in the development of radio navigator systems.

WINLAB has completed over twenty years of research in wireless data networks and has enjoyed much success as a result of the strong efforts of its faculty and staff. Additionally, WINLAB has received much acclaim for its multidisciplinary, systems-oriented approach to research.