2019 ION Annual Award Recipients

Burka Award: Dr. Jordan D. Larson, Dr. Demoz Gebre-Egziabher and Dr. Jason H. Rife 
For their paper "Gaussian-Pareto Overbounding of DGNSS Pseudoranges from CORS” published in the Spring 2019 issue of NAVIGATION, Journal of The Institute of Navigation, Vol. 66, No. 1, pp. 139-150.
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Distinguished Service Award: Dr. Suneel I. Sheikh 
For extraordinary service to The Institute of Navigation.
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Hays Award: James J. Miller 
For exemplary leadership in establishing and sponsoring the National Space-based Positioning, Navigation and Timing (PNT) Advisory Board to serve the worldwide user community.
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Per Enge Early Achievement Award: Dr. Ramsey Faragher 
For outstanding innovations in mobile positioning and navigation, and in particular for pioneering the revolutionary SuperCorrelation technology.
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PTTI Distinguished Service Award: Pascal Rochat 
For advancing the state-of-the-art in high stability atomic clocks and for producing the only space-based H-maser in the world, operating on all Galileo satellites.
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Thurlow Award: Dr. Zaher (Zak) M. Kassas 
For foundational work in the theory and practice of exploiting signals of opportunity for accurate and reliable positioning, navigation and timing.
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Tycho Brahe Award: Dr. André Hauschild 
For outstanding and sustained contributions in the field of GNSS-based navigation, timing and attitude determination of space vehicles.
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Weems Award: Dr. Joseph J. Rushanan 
For sustained contributions to the design of GPS, including M-Code, the L1C signal, and the promotion of assurance concepts for all GPS users.
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