• 2016 Young Scholars

    The Marconi Society Names Four as the 2016 Young Scholars

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    Supporting Scientific Achievements in Communications and the Internet that Significantly Benefit Mankind.

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  • 2016 Marconi Prize Winner

    Bradford Parkinson, honored for his technical leadership in the design and development of the Global Positioning System, will receive the award at a ceremony in Mountain View, California, on November 2, 2016.

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    Bradford Parkinson Marconi Prize 2016
  • Young Scholars Program

    The Paul Baran Young Scholars is a community of young scientists advancing the frontiers of telecommunications in emerging fields that are likely to be in the forefront of future applications.

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    Recipients of the Marconi Prize, designated Marconi Fellows, have contributed significantly to virtually every aspect of modern communications technology.

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Recognizing outstanding young scientists and engineers who have demonstrated exceptional capabilities and potential.

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Marconi Society Events

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Brad Parkinson

Marconi - SCNPT Symposium on Advances in Communications

November 2, 2016 Kavli & Panofsky Auditoriums, Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC) (invitation only) This year’s Marconi Symposium, honoring Stanford Emeritus Professor Brad Parkinson, is jointly presented with Stanford’s…
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Marconi Awards Gala

November 2, 2016 Computer History Museum (invitation only) Stanford Professor Emeritus Brad Parkinson, “father of GPS,” will receive the 2016 Marconi Prize in a ceremony at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, CA. The…

Marconi Society News

2016 Marconi Young Scholars
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Marconi Society Honors Four 2016 Young Scholars

Leading edge research will fulfill the promise of 5G and the Internet of Things MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA, September 14, 2016 The Marconi Society, dedicated to furthering scientific achievements in communications and the internet will honor four…
Marconi Young Scholar Stefania Bartoletti
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Stefania Bartoletti To Receive Marconi Society Young Scholar Award

Marie-Skłodowska Curie Global Research Fellow, Studying at the University of Ferrara and MIT, Focuses on Location-Awareness MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA, September 14, 2016 The Marconi Society, dedicated to furthering scientific achievements in…
Marconi Young Scholar Dinesh Bharadia
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Marconi Society Honors Dinesh Bharadia With Paul Baran Young Scholar Award

Making full duplex radios a reality MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA, September 14, 2016 When he came to Stanford to pursue his MS and PhD a few years ago, Dinesh Bharadia, an Electrical Engineering graduate of IIT Kanpur, wanted to solve “an interesting,…
Marconi Young Scholar George MacCartney, Jr.
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NYU’s George MacCartney, Jr. Honored With Marconi Society Young Scholar Award

Developing “foundational knowledge’ to change the future of wireless communications MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA, September 14, 2016 The Marconi Society, dedicated to furthering scientific achievements in communications and the internet, will…
Junwen Zhang Marconi Young Scholar
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Junwen Zhang of Georgia Institute of Technology To Receive Marconi Society Young Scholar Award

Ground-breaking work will add speed and capacity to 5G wireless networks   MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA, September 14, 2016 The Marconi Society, dedicated to furthering scientific achievements in communications and the internet, will honor…

Marconi Society Blog

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Connecting Everything by Redefining the Atom

There was a time when the laws of physics bound the possible. After all, the physical world, from living tissue to digital networks that carry our information and communications around the world, is based on atoms that define how these things…
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Quantum Communications: Using the Laws of Physics to Find the Holy Grail of Security

Innovators often see opportunities where others see problems. Take the matter of light: intuition about classical physics does not hold true when it comes to light. Light comes in particles called photons, which lack even the simplest…

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