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Professor honoured with 2016 Edison Award

Professor Jaafar Elmirghani (Electronic and Electrical Engineering) together with six colleagues from GreenTouch has received the prestigious 2016 Edison Award.

The Edison Awards™ - named after the inventor Thomas A Edison – is an annual, global competition honouring excellence in new product and service development, marketing, human-centred design, and innovation. Winners represent “game changing” products, services, excellence and leadership in innovation around four criteria: Concept, Value, Delivery and Impact. Professor Elmirghani’s award is under the category ‘Collective Disruption’ and was given for work on the GreenTouch GreenMeter, which aims to green the Internet and improve the energy efficiency of communication networks by a factor of 1000.

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Professor Jaafar Elmirghani honoured with The Edison Awards 2016 - the annual, global competition honouring excellence in innovation.

Professor Jaafar Elmirghani - Electronic and Electrical Engineering

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