Bishnu Atal Receives the IEEE Kilby Signal Processing Medal
EE Affiliate Professor Bishnu Atal is the 2013 recipient of the IEEE Jack S. Kilby Signal Processing Medal for his "fundamental and pioneering contributions to speech coding."
The IEEE Jack S. Kilby Signal Processing Medal was established in 1995 in honor of Jack S. Kilby, whose innovation was a monumental precursor to the development of the signal processor and digital signal processing. The award may be presented for outstanding achievements in signal processing. The achievement may be theoretical, technological, or commercial.