Recipients of NEWCOM# awards during Year 1

- Best Paper Award (Committee: Muriel Medard, MIT Boston, USA - Petar Djuric, Stony Brook University, USA -  Bjorn Ottersten, KTH Stockholm, Sweden)

"Average Rate of Downlink Heterogeneous Cellular Networks over Generalized Fading Channels: A Stochastic Geometry Approach," Marco Di Renzo (CNRS/Supelec), Alessandro Guidotti, and Giovanni E. Corazza (CNIT/UniBO) IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON COMMUNICATIONS, VOL. 61, NO. 7, JULY 2013 


- Best Young Researchers's Paper Award (Committee: Muriel Medard, MIT Boston, USA - Petar Djuric, Stony Brook University, USA -  Bjorn Ottersten, KTH Stockholm, Sweden):

"On the Precoder Design of a Wireless Energy Harvesting Node in Linear Vector Gaussian Channels with Arbitrary Input Distribution" Maria Gregori and Miquel Payaro (CTTC) IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON COMMUNICATIONS, VOL. 61, NO. 5, MAY 2013

- Distinguished Researcher's Award (Committee: Hanna Bogucka, Luis Correia, Andreas Polydoros)

The Radio Networks (RN) research group @ CNIT/Bologna led by Prof. Roberto Verdone with the following motivation: "The RN group has indeed contributed to increase NEWCOM#'s joint collaboration, excellence and visibility, via the work done in setting up the EuWIn lab and related activities"

The awards will be presented during the EuCNC conference in June 2014 at the first NEWCOM# plenary event. 

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