Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: Gottfried Ungerboeck
Born: March 15, 1940, in Vienna, Austria
- Austrian communications engineer. He worked on digital signal processing and switching systems, information theory and communication.
- He invented trellis coded modulation among many contributions to the theory of data transmission.
- Golden Jubilee Award for Technological Innovation from the IEEE Information Theory Society (1998).
- Australia Prize (1997).
- Marconi Prize (1996).
- IEEE Richard W. Hamming Medal (1994).
- IEEE Fellow (1985).
- IBM Fellow (1984).