has been named an IEEE Fellow.
The IEEE Board of Directors
, at its November 2016 meeting, elevated Cristina Silvano to IEEE Fellow, effective 1 January 2017. She has been recognized "for contributions to energy-efficient computer architectures". The IEEE Grade of Fellow is conferred by the IEEE Board of Directors upon a person with an outstanding record of accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest. The total number selected in any one year cannot exceed the 0.1% of the total voting membership. IEEE Fellow is the highest grade of membership and is recognized by the technical and scientific community as a prestigious honor and an important career achievement.