Department faculty honored at College of Engineering at annual awards ceremony
The College of Engineering annually honors faculty members for outstanding teaching and research. The 2018 awardees were recognized on April 26 at the 21st annual Distinguished Faculty Awards.
Those honored from the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at this year’s event:
Lumley Interdisciplinary Research Awards
Named for John H. Lumley (’27, ceramic engineering), this team award recognizes interdisciplinary research accomplishments of the college’s faculty and research staff.
Jen-Ping Chen, MAE and Han-Wei Shen, CSE, whose collaborative research is focused on feature extraction, uncertainty data modeling and input/output optimization.
Junmin Wang, MAE; Xiaorui Wang, ECE; Haijun Su, MAE; and Richard Jagacinski, Psychology, College of Arts & Sciences, whose collaborative research has focused on cyber-human-physical systems, with an emphasis on enhancing the driving safety of individual vehicle driver-pairs.
Lumley Research Awards
The Lumley Engineering Research Awards are presented to a select group of outstanding researchers in the College of Engineering who have shown exceptional activity and success in pursuing new knowledge of a fundamental or applied nature.
Soheil Soghrati, MAE
Vishnu Sundaresan, MAE