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Max Ammann receives IEEE Fellowship

IEEE Fellows - class of 2019

Prof. Max Ammann, CONNECT Principal Investigator at TU Dublin, has received fellowship of IEEE ‘for contributions to compact antennas for wideband wireless applications.’

Max received was formally elevated to the grade of fellow at the 2019 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and USNC-URSI Radio Science Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia, in the United States.

An expert in the field of antennas, Max is director of the Antenna and High Frequency Research Centre in TU Dublin. He spent eight years working on radio systems engineering and antenna design for TCL/Philips Radio Communications Systems, Dublin, where he commissioned the Nationwide Communications Network for An Garda Síochana.

The IEEE Grade of Fellow is conferred by the IEEE Board of Directors upon a person with “an extraordinary record of accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest.” IEEE is the world’s largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for the benefit of humanity.

Photo: Prof. Max Ammann is second from left.

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