Distinguished PTTI Service Award


The purpose of this award to recognize outstanding contributions related to the management of PTTI systems.


The award consists of an appropriately designed clock and a certificate. The award is presented at the Annual Precise Time and Time Interval (PTTI) Systems and Applications Meeting.


The criteria for the Distinguished PTTI Service Award are that the award shall recognize an individual for any of the following contributions to the field of PTTI:

  1. Provided exceptional leadership and demonstrated ability and ingenuity in the development or application of PTTI over a number of years
  2. Designed or developed a significant PTTI system.


The winner of this award will be determined by a special nominating committee organized by the PTTI Conference Committee.


You are encouraged to submit names of individuals for consideration.

Submit a Nomination

Nominations can be submitted online, by fax to 703-366-2724, by email to mlewis@ion.org or by mail to:

Chair, Awards Selection Committee
The Institute of Navigation
8551 Rixlew Ln., Suite 360
Manassas, VA 20109



The nomination deadline is October 15.

Past Recipients

2012: Mr. Ron Beard
2011: Mr. William J. Riley
2010: Dr. Joseph White
2009: Dr. Judah Levine
2008: Dr. Patrizia Tavella
2007: Dr. R. Michael Garvey
2006: Dr. David Mills
2005: Dr. Norman F. Ramsey
2003: Mr. S. Clark Wardrip
2002: Mr. Harry Peters
2001: Dr. Robert F.C. Vessot
2000: Mr. Roger Easton
1999: Dr. Leonard S. Cutler
1998: Dr. Jacques Vanier
1997: Professor Bernard Rene Guinot
1996: Professor Sigrido M. Leschiutta
1995: Dr. James A. Barnes
1994: Dr. Gernot M.R. Winkler