Honors and Awards

CLASP Assoc. Prof. Carolyn Kuranz

Associate Research Professor Kuranz named Fellow of the American Physical Society

Assoc. Prof. Kuranz is Project Director of the Center for Laser Experimental Astrophysical Research (CLEAR). |Short Read
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Two Climate & Space PhD students honored at first-ever Machine Learning in Heliophysics conference

CLASP PhD students win early-career awards for presentations. |Short Read
Dr. Mei-Ching Fok, Climate & Space Alum of the Year

NASA Goddard’s Dr. Mei-Ching Fok to give Climate & Space Alumni of the Year Lecture

Dr. Fok will receive the 2019 CLASP Alumni Merit Award. |Short Read
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Mirko Gamba and Venkat Raman receive a DOE award for the University Turbine System Research (UTSR) program

Congratulations to Aerospace Professors Mirko Gamba and Venkat Raman on receiving a Department of Energy grant to continue their studies on pressure gain combustion for advanced turbine-based power generation systems. |Short Read

Aerospace Professor James Driscoll named Fellow of The Combustion Institute

Congratulations to Professor James Driscoll on being named a Fellow of The Combustion Institute |Short Read
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Creating more efficient data centers for AI

Tang’s project will redesign data center systems to support large-scale use of hardware accelerators to meet future computational demand.|Short Read
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Department Chair Dr. Anthony Waas awarded world fellow from the International Committee on Composite Materials

Congratulations to Dr. Tony Waas for his appointment as World Fellow of the International Committee on Composite Materials. |Short Read

Aerospace Professor Joaquim R.R.A. Martins elected Fellow of Royal Aeronautical Society

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Prof. Kamal Sarabandi with the Emperor and Empress of Japan

Prof. Kamal Sarabandi welcomes Emperor and Empress of Japan at IGARSS 2019

Predicting future disasters is an important goal of those participating in the IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium|Short Read
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NERS Graduates win major awards

Janelle Wharry and Matt Gomez receive early career awards|Short Read
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Aerospace Engineering congratulates Dr. Sanjay Correa, recipient of the 2019 Aerospace Engineering Merit Alumni Award

We congratulate Dr. Sanjay Correa, an industry leader in engines and combustion who contributed over 30 years of innovation to GE Aviation|Short Read

Climate & Space Chair will give 2019 Birkeland Lecture in Oslo

Prof. Tuija Pulkkinen will deliver the prestigious talk at the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters. |Short Read