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Beyond the Mapping Frenzy: Driverless Cars Will Depend on Highly Accurate GPS

By Paula Reinman By Ken Pesyna Co-authored by Paula Reinman The current money in the driverless car market is on mapping. Maps will play a key role in helping automated vehicles determine their exact location by comparing their sensor…
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How the World's Brightest Young Engineers Are Helping Us Connect Everything

By Paula Reinman Connecting everyone and everything in a safe and productive way is one of the holy grails of our time. Of course this means that you’ll be able to stream the latest episode of Game of Thrones the moment it comes out. It…
Marconi Young Scholars
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Five Reasons To Become a Paul Baran Young Scholar

By Paula Reinman How often do you have an opportunity to build your own research reputation globally, interact with the leading luminaries in your field and be part of a fantastic community along the way? Answer: Not very often. The good…
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Practical Advice for Would-be Entrepreneurs at Young Scholar Event at MIT

Money is not a constraint to start-up growth, says Alok Tayi, the co-founder of TetraScience, an Internet-of-Things company founded to modernize research by bringing cloud software to the laboratory. He spoke last week at a symposium sponsored…
Marconi Young Scholars
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Young Scholars at the Royal

Yodit Stanton on Open Data, SAM Labs on IOT Tools and Ales Teska on IOT Security During the October 20th Marconi Symposium at the Royal Society, the Marconi Society Paul Baran Young Scholars are presenting three talks. October 20, 2015 12:30…
Marconi Technology and Entrepreneurship Symposium
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Marconi Technology and Entrepreneurship Symposium

April 13, 2016, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Featuring a Student Poster Session and Talks From Startup Entrepreneurs The Marconi Society Paul Baran Young Scholars will be hosting a Technology and Entrepreneurship Symposium on April 13 in the LIDS…
Marconi Award Nominations
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Marconi Society Seeking 2017 Nominations

Marconi Society is Seeking Nominations for Its Two Awards Programs, the 2017 Marconi Prize and the 2016 Marconi Society Paul Baran Young Scholar Awards • Mountain View, CA • The $100,000 Marconi Prize is awarded annually to a living scientist…
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Bob Metcalfe Tweets Marconi Young Scholar's Amazing GPS

2003 Marconi Fellow Bob Metcalfe is enthusiastic about Ken Pesyna's centimeter-accurate GPS. From Bob, the inventor of Ethernet, "Crazy accurate GPS on your next smartphone? @CockrellSchool engineers are on it" (tweet) The work of Pesnya…
Ken Pesyna, Marconi Young Scholar
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Pesyna Named 2015 Young Scholar

Ken Pesyna, University of Texas Graduate Student, to Receive the 2015 Marconi Society Young Scholar Award • Mountain View, California • Fine-tuning GPS to centimeter-accuracy for wide array of applications Ken Pesyna, a doctoral candidate…
Karmic Venkat
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Stanford Student Kartik Venkat to Receive the 2015 Marconi Society Young Scholar Award

Mountain View, CA • Kartik Venkat, a doctoral candidate at Stanford University Electrical Engineering School, has been selected to receive the 2015 Marconi Society Paul Baran Young Scholar Award. The 26-year-old Indian-born researcher will…