Sanchez-Sinencio named IET Fellow

sanchezDr. Edgar Sanchez-Sinencio has been named fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), a large multidisciplinary professional engineering institution based in London.


Sanchez-Sinencio is the Texas Instruments Jack Kilby Chair professor, holder of the distinguished professorship and the director of the Analog Mixed-Signal Center research group in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University.


“Fellows are essential to the IET and its mission, as they inspire current and future engineers, inform the engineering community and influence the direction of the profession,” said Nigel Fine, chief executive and secretary of IET in a letter welcoming Sanchez-Sinencio to the IET community.


The institution has more than 168,000 members in 150 countries.


Sanchez-Sinencio’s research interests include continuous-time integrated circuits, analog built-in testing, low-voltage/low-power mixed signal circuits and radio frequency communication circuits.


He is also a Life Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). He has received the IEEE Circuits and Systems (CAS) Darlington Award and the IEEE CAS Guillemin-Cauer Award for his work on cellular networks. He is also the recipient of the Texas Senate Proclamation recognizing his research.