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Fuhrmann Named IEEE Fellow

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By Marcia Goodrich

 

Last Modified 1:35 PM, June 14, 2010

Dan Fuhrmann

December 17, 2009—

Dan Fuhrmann, chair of Michigan Technological University's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has been named a Fellow of IEEE (the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers).

Fellow is the IEEE's highest grade of membership and only one-tenth of 1 percent of the entire membership can be awarded the honor in a given year.

Fuhrmann is recognized for his longtime research contributions in statistical signal and array processing, particularly as it applies to radar. He has served as associate editor of IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing.

With over 375,000 members in more than 80 countries, IEEE is the world's largest professional association advancing innovation and technological excellence for the benefit of humanity.

Michigan Technological University is a public research university, home to more than 7,000 students from 60 countries around the world. Founded in 1885, the University offers more than 120 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in science and technology, forestry, business and economics, health professions, humanities, mathematics, and social sciences. Our beautiful campus in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula overlooks the Keweenaw Waterway and is just a few miles from Lake Superior.