Prof. David Plant received the 2014 Christophe Pierre Award for Research Excellence
Kudos are in order for Prof. David Plant from the Department on receiving the 2014 Christophe Pierre Award for Research Excellence. The award is set to recognize the excellence in research by academic staff in the Faculty of Engineering. This award is one more in the long list of honours Prof. Plant has received over the years. These have included several teaching awards and, most recently, a Killiam Fellowship (2013-2015).
Prof. Plant is a world-renowned researcher in the field of photonics with particular interests in optical waveform generation, future agile packet switching networks and opto-coupling devices for low-energy interconnected data centres.
Read about Prof. Plant's research: http://www.photonics.ece.mcgill.ca/Plant/Plant.html
Read about the Christophe Pierre Award for Research Excellence: http://www.mcgill.ca/engineering/faculty-staff/teaching-research-awards/...