Electrical engineering professor elected IEEE Fellow

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
Eric R. Matsunaga, (808) 956-7584
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Posted: Dec 4, 2012

Anders Host-Madsen
Anders Host-Madsen
University of Hawai`i at Mānoa Electrical Engineering Professor Anders Host-Madsen has recently been elected a Fellow by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).  His research interests are in statistical signal processing, information theory and wireless communications, including ad-hoc networks, cooperative diversity, wireless sensor networks, heart monitoring and signal processing for underwater acoustics. Host-Madsen has been with the college since 2001.
IEEE Fellows are conferred by the IEEE Board of Directors upon a person with an extraordinary record of accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interests. The total number selected in any one year does not exceed one-tenth of one percent of the total voting membership. IEEE has over 400,000 members in more than 160 countries who are engineers, scientists and technical professionals in electrical and computer sciences, engineering and related disciplines. 
“Professor Host-Madsen is a valuable faculty member inthe Department of Electrical Engineering and the College of Engineering," said Anthony Kuh, department chair.  " He has been doing cutting edge research in communications, networking and information theory for a number of years and we are thrilled that IEEE bestowed this prestigious honor upon him.”