Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Fellow

Year: 
2012

December 17, 2012

Matt MutkaMatt MutkaMatt Mutka, professor and chairperson of the Michigan State University Department of Computer Science and Engineering, has been named an IEEE fellow, effective January 1, 2013, in recognition of his contributions to distributed computing, mobile computing, and networking.

Conferred by the board of directors, IEEE fellow is the highest grade of membership and is recognized by the technical community as a prestigious honor and an important career achievement. The total number of fellows selected in any one year cannot exceed one-tenth of one-percent of the total voting membership.

IEEE is the world's leading professional organization for advancing technology for humanity. Through its 400,000 members in 160 countries, the IEEE is a leading authority on a wide variety of areas—ranging from aerospace systems, computers, and telecommunications to biomedical engineering, electric power, and consumer electronics.

Award Description: 
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers - IEEE is the world's largest professional association dedicated to advancing technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity. IEEE and its members inspire a global community through IEEE's highly cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities. IEEE Fellow is a distinction reserved for select IEEE members whose extraordinary accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest are deemed fitting of this prestigious grade elevation.
Department: 
Computer Science & Engineering