IEEE Browder J. Thompson Memorial Prize Paper Award

About Award

The IEEE Browder J. Thompson Memorial Prize Paper Award was established in 1945 and is presented for the most outstanding paper in any IEEE publication issued between 1 January and 31 December of the preceding year by an author or joint authors under thirty years of age at the time the original manuscript was submitted. This award was discontinued after the 1997 Award and replaced by the Leon K. Kirchmayer Prize Paper Award.

Award Recipients

  • G. M. Lee, 1946
  • C. L. Dolph, 1947
  • W. H. Huggins, 1948
  • R. V. Pound, 1949
  • J. F. Hull, 1950
  • A. W. Randals, 1950
  • A. B. Macnee, 1951
  • H. W. Welch, Jr., 1952
  • R. C. Booton, Jr., 1953
  • R. L. Petritz, 1954
  • B. D. Smith, Jr., 1955
  • J. E. Bridges, 1956
  • D. A. Buck, 1957
  • Arthur Karp, 1958
  • F. H. Blecher, 1959
  • J. W. Gewartowski, 1960
  • Eiichi Goto, 1961
  • Henri B. Smets, 1962
  • Chih-Tang Sah, 1963
  • Harry B. Lee, 1964
  • S. R. Hofstein, 1965
  • F. P. Heiman, 1965
  • Kenneth M. Johnson, 1966
  • Leon O. Chua, 1967
  • R. A. Rohrer, 1967
  • Michael L. Dertouzos, 1968
  • Malvin C. Teich, 1969
  • J. David Rhodes, 1970
  • L. J. Griffiths, 1971
  • G. David Forney, Jr., 1972
  • Jerry Mar, 1973
  • J. Justesen, 1974
  • Nuggehally S. Jayant, 1975
  • Russell M. Mersereau, 1976
  • Dan E. Dudgeon, 1976
  • Michael R. Portnoff, 1977
  • David A. Hounshell, 1978
  • Marvin B. Lieberman, 1979
  • Alan S. Willsky, 1980
  • Lawrence H. Goldstein, 1981
  • Sig Skelboe, 1982
  • Daniel S. Kimes, 1983
  • Julie A. Kirchner, 1983
  • John C. Curlander, 1984
  • Douglas MacGregor, 1985
  • David S. Mothersole, 1985
  • John K. Ousterhout, 1986
  • Daniel Welt, 1987
  • Jon Webb, 1987
  • Lothar Thiele, 1988
  • Roberto G. Rojas, 1990
  • Keshab K. Parhi, 1991
  • Bertrand S. Clark, 1992
  • Andrew R. Barron, 1992
  • Ramsey W. Haddad, 1993
  • Anton T. Dahbura, 1993
  • Anup B. Sharma, 1993
  • Oliver M. Collins, 1994
  • No Award, 1995
  • Carl W. Baum, 1996
  • Venugopal V. Veeravalli, 1996
  • Hong-Yi Tzeng, 1997
  • Kai-Yeung (Sunny) Siu, 1997