Award winning gallium nitride: Karl Heinz Beckurts Award
December 8, 2015
Prof. Dr. Oliver Ambacher, head of Fraunhofer IAF, was awarded the Karl Heinz Beckurts-Prize on December 8th in Berlin. With this award, the Karl Heinz Beckurts Foundation acknowledged his contribution to the development of highly efficient power amplifiers based on the semiconductor gallium nitride for modern mobile communication base stations. Every year since 1989, the Karl Heinz Beckurts Foundation honors scientific and technical achievements, bringing significant impulses for the industrial innovation in Germany.