Paul Baran Young Scholar Award

The Paul Baran Young Scholar Award recognizes a diverse group of outstanding young scientists and engineers anywhere in the world who have demonstrated exceptional capabilities and potential. Academic faculty and mentors nominate Young Scholars each year.

The Young Scholars are a community of scientists dedicated to improving the world by advancing the frontiers of telecommunications and networking. We honor their creative work in the spirit of the boldness and vision exemplified by Nobel Prize winner Guglielmo Marconi. Young Scholars are part of a prestigious community and enjoy unique benefits:

  • Inspirational networking with industry luminaries and a fast-rising cohort.
  • International recognition with immediate global credibility being given to their work.
  • Social impact through the Young Scholar’s Celestini Project designed to help students in developing countries use technology to solve local issues.

Nominations for the 2018 Paul Baran Young Scholar Award will be taken until June 30, 2018. Join the Marconi Society mailing list for continued updates on the Young Scholar Award

2017 Young Scholar Shu Sun

Shu Sun
2017

Marconi Young Scholar Joe Lukens
Marconi Young Scholar Ken Pesyna
Marconi Young Scholar Ke Wang

Ke Wang 
2013

Marconi Young Scholar Yihong Wu

Yihong Wu
2011

Marconi Young Scholar Yuan Shen

Yuan Shen
2010

Marconi Young Sholar Eric Plum

Eric Plum
2009

Marconi Young Scholar Hao Zou

Hao Zou
2008

The Latest Young Scholar News

2017 Young Scholar Ananda Theertha Suresh
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Marconi Society Young Scholar Award for Bengaluru-born Google Geek

Original Article From Business Standard Bengaluru-born 28-year-old Google research scientist Ananda Theertha Suresh in New York has won the Paul Baran Young Scholar award for 2017, the US-based Marconi Society said on Tuesday. "Suresh…
Anada Theertha Suresh Marconi Young Scholar
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Indian Researcher Ananda Suresh Makes Big Breakthrough, Develops Tech That Makes Search Fast on Low-end Mobiles

Original Article From Financial Express Imagine an Indian user with a basic feature phone, doing an internet search with a slow net connection. Imagine an Indian user with a basic feature phone, doing an internet search with a slow net connection.…
She Sun Marconi Society Young Scholar
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NYU Wireless Doctoral Candidate Garners Marconi Society Young Scholars Award

Original Article from NYU Shu Sun Lauded for Role in Showing Stakeholders that 5G Millimeter Wave Communications Is Viable BROOKLYN, New York – The Marconi Society has honored Shu Sun — an electrical engineering doctoral student at the…