The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) has awarded the 2021 Fluids Engineering Award to mechanical engineering professor, Steve Ceccio.
The Society of Engineering Science (SES) has awarded Ellen Arruda, Tim Manganello/BorgWarner Department Chair and
Maria Comninou Collegiate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, the A.C. Eringen Medal. This award is given annually by SES in recognition of sustained outstanding achievements in Engineering Science.
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) has recognized Professor Kon-Well Wang with the 2020 Rayleigh Lecture Award. This award is given to an individual who has made pioneering contributions to the sciences as well as application to the industry in noise control and acoustics.
The American Chemical Society (ACS) honors a early-career researcher who demonstrates exceptional technical advancement and innovation in the field of microfluidics or nanofluidics with the Analytical Chemistry Award.
The Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE), has selected, Jyoti Mazumder, Robert H. Lurie Professor of Mechanical Engineering, as a Foreign Fellow.
A new initiative, Scialog: Negative Emissions Science has been created by the Research Corporation for Science Advancement. The initiative brings together 50 early-career scientists whose focus will be the challenge of greenhouse gases in the Earth's atmosphere and making the technologies for a global scale.
The Washington Academy of Sciences is an affiliated academy comprised of over sixty science societies. They have published articles of scientific interest since 1899. Over their years they have honored many for their achievements in STEM and continue to do so today.
The Acoustical Society of America (ASA) is goal is to, "To generate, disseminate, and promote the knowledge and practical applications of acoustics."
During their elections for new executive council members, David Dowling was elected. They released the following statement:
The 2020 American Society of Biomechanics (ASB) Goel Award was created in 2016 after Dr. Vijay Goel, the Borelli Award winner in 2014. This award honors those whose work has a biomechanic factor which started as basic research and then transitioned into a benefit for the health and well-being of humans.
The United States Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) and the American Chemical Society (ACS) has announced its selection for the 2020 Green Chemistry Challenge Award. The award has been honoring achievements for 23 years and in that time has only presented it to fewer than two dozen academics.