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Professor Kit Wong named 2016 IEEE Fellow

Recognising his contributions to multiuser communications
Professor Kit Wong named 2016 IEEE Fellow

Prof. Kit-Kai Wong

Congratulations to Prof (Kit) Kai-Kit Wong, FIEEE (Class of 2016), FIET, Professor of Wireless Communications who has been made an IEEE Fellow, recognising his contributions to multiuser communication systems, effective from 1 January 2016 Each year, following a rigorous evaluation procedure, the IEEE Fellow Committee recommends a select group of recipients for elevation to IEEE Fellow. This honour is given to fewer than 0.1% of IEEE’s 400,000+ members annually.

The IEEE Grade of Fellow is conferred by the IEEE Board of Directors upon a person with an outstanding record of accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest. IEEE Fellow is the highest grade of membership and is recognized by the technical community as a prestigious honour and an important career achievement.

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