The paper titled, “A First Look at 802.11ac in Action: Energy Efficiency and Interference Characterization,” authored by Yunze Zeng, Parth Pathak, and Prasant Mohapatra received the Best Paper Award at the IFIP Networking 2014 Conference held in Trondheim, Norway. IFIP Networking is a competitive conference, and this paper was selected from 220 papers submitted to the conference. Yunze is a PhD student and Parth is a postdoctoral associate; both of whom work with Professor Mohapatra.