IEEE Centennial Medal

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The IEEE Centennial Medal was a medal minted and awarded in 1984 to celebrate the Centennial of the founding of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) in 1884.[1]

The medal obverse shows 1884 in calligraphic writing and 1984 in an LCD font. The medal reverse shows a map of the world and the name of the recipient.[2] The number of medals minted was 1984, the same as the year of the centenary.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Richard Gowen Speech (1984)". IEEE Global History Network. IEEE. April 5, 1984. Retrieved October 10, 2011. 
  2. ^ "Paul Penfield, Jr. - IEEE Centennial Medal". Paul Penfield, Jr. June 3, 2002. Retrieved November 6, 2010.