ME alumnus Yue Shao is the recipient of the ProQuest Distinguished Dissertation Award. This award recognizes highly accomplished graduate students who have produced exceptional dissertations of outstanding scholarly quality in any field of study.
PhD student Longji Cui received an MRS Gold Medal at the 2017 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit in Boston, Massachusetts.
PhD student Cesar Barraza-Botet has just been selected as one of the 2018 Christine Mirzayan Science and Technology Policy Graduate Fellows.
The Engineering Graduate Symposium (EGS) was held on November 10th. The following ME students received awards:
Richard and Eleanor Towner Prize Winners
This is a College-level competition across all Departments/Programs for Ph.D. graduate students. It is intended to highlight the innovation and creativity demonstrated by Ph.D. students and will reward their outstanding research achievements.
ME PhD student Shin-Jang Sung has been selected to receive the SAE Henry O. Fuchs Student Award for Fall 2017. The purpose of this award is to promote the education of engineering students in the area of fatigue technology. It is awarded by the SAE Fatigue Design Evaluation Committee.
ME Professor Allen Liu's PhD student Johanna Heureaux is a recipient of the 2017 STAR (SHPE Technical Achievement Recognition) Award from the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers. The STAR award honors key contributors in the Hispanic community in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math.
ME PhD student Rachel Schwind has been selected to receive the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) award. The award is for the proposed SCGSR research project, “An Experimental Investigation of Elementary Reactions of Siloxane Pyrolysis”, to be conducted at Argonne National Laboratory (ANL).
Students Unveil Working Device in Capstone Design Class
A giant Rubik’s Cube newly installed on the University of Michigan’s North Campus is believed to be one of the world’s largest hand-solvable, stationary versions of the famous puzzle.