Department of Automotive Engineering

Points of Pride - Awards & Accomplishments

PROGRAM HONORS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS


STUDENT HONORS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS

FACULTY HONORS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • Dr. Fadi Abu-Farha - NSF CAREER Award; Best Poster Award - Young Professional Technical Division Poster Contest/Light Metals Division at the 2013 TMS Annual Meeting and Exhibition (along with Justin Milner, current PhD student)
  • Dr. Beshah Ayalew - SAE 2014 Ralph Teetor Young Educator Award; NSF CAREER Award
  • Dr. David Bodde - Editor of Chance and Intent published by the Kauffman Foundation
  • Dr. Johnell Brooks - Institute for Advancement of Health Care (IAHC) Scholar
  • Dr. Zoran Filipi - Featured in a Voice of America broadcast about automotive innovations, Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Fellow; editor-in-chief for SAE's International Journal of Alternative Powertrains; 2011 SAGE Best Paper Award by the editor and editoral board of Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers; Springer Award (2012) for the most cited article in the International Journal of Automotive Technology "Improving the Predictiveness of the Quasi-D Combustion Model For Spark Ignition Engines With Flexible Intake System"
  • Dr. Juan Gilbert - Presidential Award for Excellence in Science and Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring, 2011
  • Dr. Todd Hubing - IEEE Electromagnetic Compatibility Society's 2010 Laurence G. Cumming Award
  • Dr. Laine Mears - 2013 McQueen Quattlebaum Faculty Achievement Award; 2013 Institution of Mechanical Engineers George Stevenson Gold Medal; 2011 Governor's Young Researcher Award; SAE 2011 Ralph Teetor Young Educator Award; NSF CAREER Award; 2010 College of Engineering and Science Faculty Collaboration Award;
    Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMECHE) SAGE Best Paper Prize (2012)
  • Dr. Mohammed Omar - Editor-in-chief Journal of Material Science Research; editor of Nondestructive Testing Methods and New Applications published by InTech; SME Outstanding Young Manufacturing Award for 2011; 2011 Murray-Stokely Award for Teaching Excellence; published textbooks - The Automotive Body Manufacturing Systems and Processes and Dedicated Processing Routines for Industrial Thermal Imaging
  • Dr. Pierluigi Pisu - Published textbooks Hierarchical Model-Based Diagnostics: Theoretical Results and Applications to Vehicle Systems
  • Dr. Joachim Taiber - Conference chairman, 2012 IEEE Electric Vehicle Conference

STAFF HONORS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS