In the June 2021 issue of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) Smart Manufacturing magazine, Albert Shih is listed in the 20 Most Influential Academics Shaping Smart Manufacturing.
David Dowling, professor of mechanical engineering, has been selected to receive the American Society of Mechanical Engineers Per Bruel Gold Medal for Noise and Acoustics. This is an annual award given in recognition of eminent achievement and extraordinary merit in the field of noise control and acoustics.
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) has selected mechanical engineering professor, Albert Shih, with the 2021 William T. Ennor Manufacturing Technology Award.
Annually the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) honors someone with the Nadai Medal. This year, 2021, they have selected Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Michael Thouless, as the awardee.
Seven Mechanical Engineering Faculty have been awarded 2020-21 College of Engineering Awards! Congratulations to them for their outstanding achievements.
The Spiers Memorial Award was presented in recognition of an individual who had made an outstanding contribution to the field of a Faraday Discussion. In 2020, as part of a series of changes introduced following an independent review of the Royal Society of Chemistry’s recognition programs, this award evolved to the Spiers Memorial Lecture, to be given by the introductory lecturer at each Faraday Discussion meeting.
The Google Research Scholar Award under the Machine Learning and Data Mini Initiative has been awarded to Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Nima Fazeli. This honor came for his proposal entitled, "Semi-Implicit Methods for Deformable Object Manipulation."
The University of Michigan's Center for Academic Innovation has selected Professor Wei Lu to part of the 2021 cohort of the Public Engagement Faculty Fellowship program. The fellowship aims to:
Michael Thouless is adding another title to his distinguished record as on April 23, 2021 the Academic Council of the Technical University of Denmark will confer his degree of "doctor technices honoris causa." This is the highest academic distinction within engineering and technological science in Denmark.
The University of Michigan (U-M) Women in Science and Engineering Program (WiSE) has selected two mechanical engineering faculty to receive the 2021 Willie Hobbs Moore Awards. Created in 2013, the Willie Hobbs Moore Awards recognizes individuals in STEM whose achievements encourage and inspire others to achieve their goals.