Student Francesco Monticone receives Honorable Mention in IEEE Student Paper Competition

Monday, August 11, 2014

WNCG student Francesco Monticone received an Honorable Mention in the Student Paper Competition at the IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and USNC-URSI Radio Science Meeting held in Memphis, TN in July 2014.

The IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society (AP-S) and the U.S. Committee of the International Union of Radio Science (USNC-URSI) cosponsor the symposium. The joint meeting provides an international forum for the exchange of information on state-of-the-art research in antennas, propagation, electromagnetics and radio science.

Monticone received the Honorable Mention for his paper entitled “Computing Metasurfaces to Perform Mathematical Operations.” Monticone’s co-authors include his advisor, Prof. Andrea Alù, Vincenzo Galdi from the University of Sannio in Italy and Nader Engheta from the University of Pennsylvania.