Anoop Kiran, an aerospace engineering student, has been named a recipient of the Barry Goldwater Scholarship, the most prestigious and competitive research scholarship offered for undergraduate STEM students.
Robert Harrison (BS '83 mechanical engineering) received the Dean's Achievement Award, the highest honor presented by the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.
Cameron Grace, a graduate student in mechanical engineering, received the Harold O. Wolf Award from the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.
Yong Hu and Payam Ghassemi, both mechanical engineering students, received the SEAS Dean’s Graduate Achievement Award for their significant contributions to the advancement of their fields through the performance of outstanding research.
Charles Barnes, mechanical and aerospace engineering student, received the SEAS Dean’s Undergraduate Achievement Award, which recognizes students who have distinguished themselves through excellence in research and related technical presentations or publications.
UB Robotics took first place at the RIT VEX U tournament, winning the Tournament Champions, the Excellence Award and Robot Skills Champions. The Excellence Award qualified them for the 2020 VEX U World Championship.
Shenqiang Ren, professor, received a new award from the U.S. Department of Energy, “Scalable and Cost-Effective Roll-To-Roll Additive Manufacturing Of Highly Durable And Thermal Insulating Silica-Carbon Aerogel.”
Amin Karami, assistant professor, received a new award from the National Science Foundation, “Collaborative Research: Controlling Flow Separation via Traveling Wave Actuators.”