The Michigan Institute for Computational Discovery of Engineering has announced two recipients of the Clare Boothe Luce graduate fellowships. One of the winners is Elizabeth Livingston, MS, a graduate of the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.
The ECS Toyota Young Investigator Fellowship, a partnership between The Electrochemical Society and Toyota Research Institute of North America, a division of Toyota Motor North America, is in its fifth year. The fellowship aims to encourage young professors and scholars to pursue innovative electrochemical research in green energy technology.
ME Ph.D. student Sajedeh Nasr Esfahani (Prof.
The 2019 American Chemical Society (ACS) fellows have been named. There are a total of 70 new fellows and among them is Mechanical Engineering Professor, Andre Boehman. The ACS Fellows Program allows the society to recognize and honor members for outstanding achievements and contributions made in science, the profession and ACS.
Yujing Song is a ME PhD student working with ME Professor, Katsuo Kurabayshi on a multidisciplinary project of engineering and medicine research. Song is one of nine awardees presented with a grant from the Precision Health Scholars Award.
Miki Banu is a ME Research Associate Professor with a focus on lightweight materials and an emphasis on developing micro- and nanocellulose composites, natural fiber composites and associated manufacturing processes for automotive and aerospace.
Karl Grosh is a Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering with his main research interests in cochlear mechanics and hearing, acoustic and vibrational transducers, and active metamaterials.
The William T. Ennor Manufacturing Technology Award was presented to Steve Skerlos, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of Mechanical Engineering. Skerlos focuses on sustainable design and runs the Environmental and Sustainable Technologies Lab at U-M.
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) partnered with Pi Tau Sigma (National Mechanical Engineering Honor Society) in 1938 to create the joint award of the Pi Tau Sigma Gold Medal. This award celebrates and honors outstanding work in mechanical engineering within ten years following graduation with a bachelors degree in mechanical engineering or a related field.
Each year since 1968, The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) honors one recipient with the Rufus Oldenburger Medal. This society award is a recognition for significant contributions and outstanding achievements made in the field of automatic control. These achievements can be made in the area of education, research, development, innovation, and service to the field and profession.