Posted on May 17, 2018


The Department is proud to congratulate recent ECE alumnus Dr. Atawia on being awarded the Governor General’s Academic Gold Medal!

This is a highly prestigious award and an outstanding accomplishment for Dr. Atawia and his supervisor Professor Hossam Hossanein.

Dr. Atawia’s PhD dissertation was entitled “Robust Predictive Resource Allocation for Video Delivery over Future Wireless Networks”. The award will be recognized in this year’s convocation ceremony on the afternoon of Thusday May 31st.

Medals are presented by the university on behalf of the Governor General of Canada, along with a personalized certificate signed by the Governor General. The award is granted each year to a student graduating with the highest average from a graduate university program.  

We congratulate Dr. Atawia on this incredible achievement!

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