Itek Award

Basis of Selection

This award recognizes an outstanding original student publication in the field of imaging science or engineering published in a Society journal (JIST or JEI) during the preceding calendar year. The paper must comprise a significant contribution in the field of imaging and must conform to high standards of technical and scientific writing.

Note: Prior to the 2009 award cycle, this award was not restricted to IS&T journals.

Eligibility

Both IS&T members and non-members are eligible. The lead author must have been a full- or part-time student in an accredited institution at the time the work presented in the paper was performed.

Frequency of Award

Not more than one per year; co-authors are named as joint recipients.

Form of Award

An engraved plaque and $500 cash prize for the primary author and certificates for co-authors are given to recipients of this award.

Past Recipients

2017 Prakhar Amba
Jèrôme Dias
David Alleysson
2016 Neda Milić
Miklós Hoffmann
Tibor Tómács
Dragoljub Novaković
Branko Milosavljević
2015 Marcos Esterman    Alvaro J. Rojas Arciniegas 
2014 Diana Gregor-Svetec 
Ales Hladnik
        Silva König
Tadeja Muck
2013 Thomas Boland
Polette Cortez
Carmelo De Maria
Navina Günther
Julio Rincon
Maria Yanez
2012 Michael Bäcker
Jan Bennewitz
Raiden Cobas
Maria de la Sierra Arjona
Martina Falter
Bartek A. Glowacki
Xavier Granados
Simon C. Hopkins
Xavier Obradors
Teresa Puig
Susagna Ricart
Marta Vilardell
2011 Jan Allebach
Pilsung Choe
Chulwoo Kim
Roy Kumontoy
Xinran Lehto
Mark Lehto
Sugani Leman
Kainlu Low
Kristen Oldenburger
Maria Ortiz Segovia
Hyung Jun Park
Hector Santos-Villalobos
2009 Seo Young Choi
M. Ronnier Luo
Michael R. Pointer
Peter A. Rhodes
2008 Scott J. Daly
Xiao-fan Feng
Feng Li
Ibrahim Sezan
2007 Veronika Chovancova-Lovell
2006 Takashi Makino
2005 Katri Vikman
2004 Jingqiang "Dylan" Li
Hirokazu Yoshikawa
2003 Richard Lean
2000 Kimiyoshi Miyata
1999 Angela Farrah Marks
1998 Francisco Hideki Imai
1997 Stefan Gustavson
1996 Shixin Zhou
1995 Jorg Heieck
1994 Darren Lawless
1993 Wei-Hsin Hou
1992 Toshio Enokida
1990 Paiboon Tangyunyong
1987 Gerald Hegenbart
1985 Kristina M. Johnson
1984 Jose A. Bencomo
1982 Bruce K. Furman
1980 Gian Burge
1979 Carl Vybomy
1978 Robert Chung
1977 G. Tyler
1976 David B. Kay
1975 Charles Reich
1974 John S. Wei
1973 Ludwig Scherlowski
1971 Joel E. Gray
1968 David W. Latham