• IEEE Fellow, 2014
  • Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science, since 2014
  • Outstanding faculty advisor award, School of Engineering, 2013
  • Charles H. Knapp Associate Professor in Electrical Engineering, 2012 – 2013
  • Member of Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering (CASE), since March 2010
  • 2007 Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE);
    (The first UConn faculty member to receive this award.)
    UConn Advance UConn SoE eMagination News
    Hartford Business Interview Hartford Courant
    White House Press Release | Department of Defense Press Release
  • Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award, 2007. (List of awardees)
    UConn SOE eMagination News
  • UTC Professorship in Engineering Innovation, 2008-2011
    UConn SOE eMagination News
  • Faculty Outstanding Research Award, UConn ECE Department, 2008
  • Guest Professorship from Univ. of Sci. & Tech. of China (USTC), since 2006
  • ADC Fellowship for Wireless Telecommunications, Univ. of Minnesota, 2001-2002
  • Graduate Fellowship, University of Virginia, 1998-1999
  • multiple scholarships from USTC, 1991-1998


In the News (Chinese):

USTC visit, summer 2007 |

USTC news, Dec. 2008 |