EE Undergraduate Awarded USRA Scholarship

 

Kristina Monakhova, recipient of the USRA John R. Sevier Memorial Scholarship Award, with MAE Professor Cyrus Madnia, the USRA COI Representative for University at Buffalo.


Kristina Monakhova, a junior majoring in Electrical Engineering, has been selected to receive the John R. Sevier Memorial Scholarship Award by the Universities Space Research Association.  

The award, which honors Dr. Sevier's contributions to aerospace science. Ms. Monakhova has made significant contributions to a number of satellite and robotic projects, including the NASA Robotics Academy, the Google Lunar X-prize and the UB Nanosatellite Program. She also serves on the Board of Directors of Students for the Exploration and Development of Space - USA.

Published October 17, 2014