Marconi Prize honors Andrea Goldsmith as pioneer in wireless communications

Andrea Goldsmith, a global leader in the development of wireless systems, has been awarded the Marconi Prize, the highest honor in telecommunications research. She is the first woman ever to win the prize, now in its 45th year. Goldsmith was recently appointed dean of Princeton’s School of Engineering and Applied Science, effective Sept. 1, and named the Arthur LeGrand Doty Professor of Electrical Engineering.