Awards & Distinctions

  • Member of the U.S. National Academy of Engineering 
  • Charles Draper Award
  • Marconi Society which awarded him the Marconi Prize.
  • Prince of Asturias Laureate for his contributions in science and research
  • Former President of the Vehicular Technology Society of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (IEEE).


      • The Centennial Medal
      • Sterling Award 
      • Eminent member of Eta Kappa Nu,
      • Vehicular Technology Society Hall of Fame 
      • Life Fellow

  • Wireless Hall of Fame Inductee
  • Consumer Electronics Hall of Fame Inductee
  • Engineering and Science Hall of Fame Inductee
  • Time Magazine, 2007, named him a Top 100 Inventors in History
  • Red Herring Magazine named him Top 10 Entrepreneurs of 2000
  • Fierce Wireless magazine called him a Top 10 Wireless Innovator of All Time
  • Wharton Business School – Business Transformation Award.