The 16th IEEE-NPSS Real Time Conference (RT09) was successfully held on
IHEP campus from May 10th to May 15th, 2009. Taking part in this
conference were about 190 scholars, experts and students from 76
institutions and universities around the world.
The real time conference is a series sponsored by the IEEE, and it was
the first time to be held in Asia. 187 talks were delivered at the
conference, covering a wide range of topics including ultra fast
analogue and timing, signal processing, real time system architectures
and so on. The latest developments on real time technologies were fully
At the conference, Dr. Sergio Cittolin from CERN was honored the " IEEE/NPSS
Outstanding Senior Award" for his contributions to the nuclear and
plasma sciences. Four other participants were awarded the title "IEEE-NPSS
RT2009 Outstanding Students".
The Conference Chairman was Dr. Yifang Wang, who is the IHEP Deputy
Director. Many delegates commented and congratulated that "The
conference was a great success".