Professor Yahya Rahmat-Samii was presented the 2011 IEEE Technical Field Awards in Electromagnetics
UCLA's Distinguished Professor Yahya Rahmat-Samii was honored with The 2011 IEEE Electromagnetics Award and Medal at the IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium Banquet in Spokane, Washington, on July 6, 2011. This is one of the most prestigious technical field awards from the IEEE in electromagnetics. The award was presented to Prof. Rahmat-Samii by Dr. Peter Clout, the IEEE Division IV Director. His citation reads "fundamental contributions to reflector antennas, near-field measurements and diagnostics, antenna and human interactions, and optimization algorithms in electromagnetics."