Didier Goulet-Tran- Polytechnique Montreal, Canada
Our winning entry is from Didier Goulet-Tran, an engineering undergraduate student at Polytechnique Montreal in Canada, with his paper titled "Design, fabrication and characterization of a K band reflect array antenna for use in a "Cube Sat" application"
Didier Goulet-Tran from Polytechnique Montreal, Canada (left), with his Advisor, Prof. Jean-Jacques Laurin (right)
An honorable mention is made of Vignesh Manohar from UCLA, USA for his paper "Characterizing the Salient Features of Antenna Near-Field Measurement Techniques using FEKO: Understanding the Importance of Probe Pattern Compensation through Simulations"
Our second honorary mention is to Graduate Research Assistant Sumitra Dey, from the University of Missouri Kansas City, USA for her entry “Analysis and Optimization of Plasmonic Nano-antennas with Characteristic Mode Approach"