IEEE 802 LAN/MAN Standards Committee

The IEEE 802 LAN/MAN Standards Committee develops and maintains networking standards and recommended practices for local, metropolitan, and other area networks, using an open and accredited process, and advocates them on a global basis. The most widely used standards are for Ethernet, Bridging and Virtual Bridged LANs Wireless LAN, Wireless PAN, Wireless MAN, Wireless Coexistence, Media Independent Handover Services, and Wireless RAN. An individual Working Group provides the focus for each area.

(NEW!) IEEE 802 Student Paper Contest Winner Selected

IEEE 802 and the IEEE Standards Education Committee are pleased to announce that Meareg Abreha has won the 2016 Student Paper Competition.    We look forward to meeting with Meareg and hearing him present his paper at the July 2016 plenary meeting in San Diego, CA.   More information can be found on the IEEE 802 2016 Student Paper Contest web page.

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