An individual or a team up to three in number
For an outstanding contribution to the advancement of signal processing, other than in the areas of speech and audio processing
The award consists of a bronze medal, certificate, and cash honorarium.
Basis for judging
In the evaluation process, the following criteria are considered: impact on the field of signal processing technology, including innovation; leadership; honors or seminal contributions as evidenced by publications or patents or transition to practice; and quality of nomination.