David Culler to receive the Okawa Prize, 2013

UC Berkeley Professor and Director of the CITRIS Energy Initative David Culler has been selected as a recipient of the 2013 Okawa Prize, which is awarded annually by the Okawa Foundation for Information and Telecommunications. This prize recognizes those who have made outstanding contributions to research, technological development and business in these fields, and consists of a certificate, a gold medal and a cash award of ten million yen (approximately $100,000). David was selected “For pioneering contributions to the design and development for wireless sensor networks.”  The award ceremony will take place on Wednesday, March 5, 2014.