Microwave Journal

AWR Gifts Software to Winning Teams of IMS2011 Power Amplifier Student Design Contest

July 8, 2011

AWR Corp. has awarded the top three winning teams of the 2011 International Microwave Symposium High Efficiency Power Amplifier Student Design Contest with fully functional, one-year, personal-use licenses for its popular Microwave Office® and Visual System Simulator™ (VSS) software suites – inclusive of AXIEM™ 3D planar EM software.

The winners are: Junghwan Moon and Juyeon Lee of Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), (Advisor, Bumman Kim); Sergej Werner, Dimitri Pozdniakov, Danish Kalim of UMIC Research Center, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany, (Advisor, Renato Negra); Kenle Chen of School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University, USA, ( Advisor, Dimitrios Peroulis).

The IMS Student Design Contest challenges students to apply design techniques learned in the classroom to create a novel product. AWR views the IMS Student Design Contest awards as an opportunity to provide students with hands-on software experience that professors and future employers view as mandatory in order to excel in microwave engineering.