Honors and Awards

Stephane Lafortune

Stéphane Lafortune named N. Harris McClamroch Professor of EECS

Lafortune's research in discrete event systems includes multiple problem domains, with applications to computer and software systems.|Short Read
2018 Engineering Symposium

ECE students display their research at the 2018 Graduate Engineering Symposium

Students' projects encompassed a wide variety of fields: revolutionizing energy systems, advancing technologies, and improving cybersecurity.|Medium Read
Lynn Conway, Emerita Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, speaks at a U-M Workshop on Nano and Micro Manufacturing

Computing pioneer to receive honorary U-M doctorate

Lynn Conway is a leader in the microchip design revolution that made cell phones and laptops possible, and an internationally-recognized advocate for transgender rights.|Medium Read
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Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers honors U-M Alums

SMC 2018 is where SNAME honors and recognizes those members who have made outstanding contributions to SNAME and the maritime industry. This year, two U-M Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering alums take home high honors. |Short Read
Kon-Well Wang speaks at the unveiling of a large, interactive Rubik's Cube, designed and build by undergraduate students

National Science Foundation selects U-M professor for senior post

Kon-Well Wang will focus on high-level strategy for the creation of 21st century engineers and the discovery of technologies. |Short Read
Laura Balzano

Prof. Laura Balzano receives AFOSR Young Investigator Award for research that addresses massive streaming data

Balzano uses statistical signal processing, matrix factorization, and optimization to unravel dynamic and messy data.|Short Read

Prof. Amir Mortazawi receives MTT-S Distinguished Educator Award

Mortazawi recognized as a distinguished educator in the field of microwave engineering and science.|Short Read
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Professor Alec Thomas wins Research Accelerator Award

NERS Associate Professor Alec Thomas has won a Research Accelerator Award for his team’s proposal to construct a high-repetition-rate X-ray beamline, using U-M’s HERCULES laser, for transformative manufacturing applications across engineering, medicine, homeland security and science.|Short Read
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Professor John Foster pens most-highly cited paper

Professor John Foster’s article, “Plasma-based water purification: Challenges and prospects for the future,” was the most highly cited paper published in 2017 in the journal Physics of Plasmas. |Short Read
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Professor Pozzi named DEI director

Professor Sara A. Pozzi has been appointed director of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) for the College of Engineering.|Short Read
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Professor Pozzi earns 2018 Rackham Distinguished Mentoring Award

Professor Sara A. Pozzi has received the 2018 Rackham Distinguished Graduate Mentoring Award in recognition of her enduring contributions to graduate education within the College of Engineering.|Short Read
Grbic and Schlissel

Prof. Anthony Grbic receives U-M Faculty Recognition Award

Grbic is a world leader in the development of metamaterials and metasurfaces.|Short Read