Awards & Recognitions

“ĐORĐE PAUNOVIĆ” Award for the Best Paper

In memory and to pay the respect to Prof. Dr Đorđe Paunović, the first and long-standing Chairman of the TELFOR Steering Committee, TELFOR Steering and Program Committees established THE “ĐORĐE PAUNOVIĆ” AWARD FOR THE BEST TELFOR PAPER.

„Đorđe Paunović“ Award will be granted by TELFOR Program Committee, based on proposals obtained from reviewers, sessions chairmen and members of Program Committee. The Award can be granted only to an accepted paper, presented in the relevant TELFOR Section. The Award will be announced at TELFOR Internet page and delivered during a formal ceremony.


“Blažo Mirčevski” award for the best paper of a young first author

Family Mirčevski proposed and TELFOR Steering and Program Committees accepted and established the “Blažo Mirčevski” award for the best paper of a young TELFOR author, in memory and respect for technical and scientific work of Blažo Mirčevski, dipl. eng. EE.

“Blažo Mirčevski” Award will be granted by a Jury composed of family Mirčevski representatives and representatives appointed by TELFOR Program Committee. Award candidates can be nominated by reviewers, sessions chairmen, Program and Jury members. The award could be granted to a candidate having less than 30 years, provided that she/he was the first author of an accepted paper and that he personally presented the paper in the relevant TELFOR Section. The Award will be announced at TELFOR Internet page and delivered during a formal ceremony.

The appointed Jury granted the “BLAŽO MIRČEVSKI” award, for the best paper presented at TELFOR 2021, to the young first author:

  • Surafel Berhanu Abegaz, Ethiopian Space Science and Technology Institute, Communication Satellite Project Office, for the paper 7.5, Surafel Berhanu Abegaz, Fetene Mulugeta Yigletu, Ephrem Teshale Bekele: “120GHz Schottky Terahertz Transceivers with Graphene FET Sub-Harmonic Mixers”

Student awards “Ilija Stojanović”

TELENOR Foundation will donate awards for the best students papers, presented in the Student Section at TELFOR 2022.