A has established two awards to acknowledge those individuals who have given exceptional contributions to the microwave community.
The Distinguished Service Award
to "recognize an individual who has given outstanding service for the benefit of the European microwave community and, in particular , for the advancement of the European Microwave Association".
The Outstanding Career Award
to recognize an individual "whose career has exemplified outstanding achievements in the field of Microwaves".
Both awards consist of a bronze medal carrying the name of the award and the name of the recipient.
A Distinguished Service Award has been conferred successively to Prof. Fred Gardiol
in 2004, to Prof. Peter Clarricoats
in 2005, to Prof. Tibor Berceli
in 2006, to Prof. Erik Kollberg
in 2007, to Prof. Leo Ligthart
in 2008, to Prof. Peter Russer
in 2009 to Prof. Roberto Sorrentino
in 2010, to Mr. Holger Meine
l in 2011, to Prof. Paul-Alain Rolland
in 2012, to Dr. Asher Madjar
in 2013, and to Prof. Vito Monaco
A Outstanding Career Award has been conferred to Prof. Hans Hartnagel
in 2008, to Prof. Tatsuo Itoh
in 2009, to Prof. David Rhodes
in 2010, to Dr. Kaneyuki Kurokawa
in 2011, to Sir Christopher Snowden
in 2012, to Prof Ingo Wolff
in 2013, and to Prof. Yakov S. Shifrin
A members are welcome to nominate exceptional individuals within the microwave field for the Distinguished Service Award and the Outstanding Career Award. A nomination should include a short statement describing how this individual is exceptional and the nominee's CV.
Nominations should be submitted to the Awards Committee