Andrew Fierro

Fierro Receives IEEE Burkes Outstanding Graduate Student Award

Andrew Fierro, a doctoral student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, was named the recipient of a Tom R. Burkes Outstanding Graduate Student Award at the 2014 IEEE International Power Modulator and High Voltage Conference.

In 2002, the IEEE International Power Modulator Conference created two Student Awards in honor of Dr. Tom R. Burkes, who was professor at Texas Tech. The award was established to recognize contributions by a graduate student in engineering, science, or technology associated with power modulation, power electronics, or repetitive pulsed power.