Honors and Awards

Winning Team members Samuel Edwards, Nicholas English, Clay Kane, Jessica Reid, and Matthew Shirmann after winning the 2017 Lisnyk Student Ship Design Competition

Students shine at international ship design competition

Claiming 1st place prize four times in the past seven years in the Dr. James A. Lisnyk Student Ship Design Competition, University of Michigan students prove they are the ones to beat. |Long Read

ISD alumna receives C3E award

ISD alumna Dr. Chris LaFleur is a recipient of the 2017 C3E Award. |Short Read
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Professor Beck wins Linnard Prize at SNAME

Professor Robert F. Beck of the Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering Department and Arthur M. Reed of the U.S. Navy were awarded the American Bureau of Shipping Captain Joseph H. Linnard Prize at the SNAME Annual Meeting. |Short Read
Wei Lu, Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Wei Lu elected IEEE Fellow for Contributions to Neuromorphic Systems

Prof. Lu is an internationally recognized leader in the development of memristors for memory and logic applications. |Medium Read

Two faculty named AAAS fellows

Professors H. V. Jagadish and Christopher Poulsen are honored for advancing socially impactful research.|Medium Read
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2017 ISD alumni award recipient

ISD congratulates Dr. Tahira Reid, a 2010 Design Science alumna, on earning the 2017 Alumni Merit Award.|Short Read
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Louis Goedker awarded IISE Irv Otis Scholarship

The Greater Detroit Chapter of the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers has announced Louis Goedker as the award recipient of the 2017 Irv Otis Scholarship.|Short Read
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Winners of the Aerospace Engineering Centennial Scholarship announced

Seven exceptional Aerospace Engineering undergraduates have been named winners of the Aerospace Engineering Centennial Scholarship. |Medium Read
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A champion for STEM diversity

2017 Distinguished Service Award honoree: Tarolyn Buckles|Short Read
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U-M Aero postdoc Dr. Mohammad Malakooti receives Outstanding Fellow Award

Malakooti’s research is focused on the additive manufacturing of piezoelectric materials and the development of advanced multifunctional composites. |Short Read
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Geoff West wins 2017 Outstanding Recent Alumni Award

William "Geoff" West (MEng '95, PhD '11), founder, president and chief medical physicist of West Physics, has won the 2017 University of Michigan College of Engineering Outstanding Recent Alumni Award. |Short Read
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The Honorable Kristine Svinicki wins University of Michigan College of Engineering Alumni Medal

The Honorable Kristine L. Svinicki (BSE NE '88), chairman of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), has won the 2017 University of Michigan College of Engineering Alumni Medal. The Alumni Medal recognizes extraordinary professional achievement and is the highest commendation bestowed by the Michigan Engineering Alumni Board.|Short Read