Volker Sick, the Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of Mechanical Engineering, has been elected to receive the honorific title of Fellow of The Combustion Institute. Sick is also the Associate Vice President for Research, Natural Sciences and Engineering, UMOR and the Co-Director of General Motors Engine Systems Research Collaborative Research Laboratory.
Members of the international combustion community recognized by their peers as distinguished for outstanding contributions to combustion, whether it be in research or in applications, may be designated Fellows of The Combustion Institute.
The Combustion Institute is an international, non-profit, educational and scientific society. Founded in 1954, CI promotes and disseminates research activities in all areas of combustion science and technology for the advancement of many diverse communities around the world.