Awards and Recognition


Awards

New Major Grants

Issued Patents

Name Title Date Patent No.
Boland Thomas Magnetic Cell Separation through Inkjet Printing 9/2/2011 9,034,589
Deemer Eva Analytical Technique for Measuring Bound Glycerides in a Biodiesal Composition 4/6/2009 8,476,075
Murr Lawrence Reticulated Mesh Arrays and Dissimilar Array Monoliths by Addictive Layered MAnufacturing Using Electron and Laser Beam Melting 2/15/2010 8,828,311
Nazarian Soheil Movable Seismic Pavement Analyzer: A Device for Monitoring Pavement Conditions 1/1/2001 5,614,670
Polette Lori Improved Color Compositions and Methods of Manufacture 2/10/2005 7,425,235
Polette Lori Color Compositions 2/18/2003 7,052,541
Polette Lori Color Compositions 2/18/2003 7,429,294
Refaei Mohd A Chiral Organic Compound for Use in Chromotagrphy Columns 1/1/2001 8,187,468
Siadati Mohammad Preparation of Amorphous Sulfide Sieves 10/17/2001 7,132,386
Tandon Vivek System and Method for Field Testing a Tack Coat Layer 10/2/2003 7,162,929
Vargas Hernandez Noe Table Board-Partition 3/9/2010 8,539,888
Wicker Ryan Methods and Systems for Rapid Prototyping of High Density Circuits 4/22/2004 7,419,630
Wicker Ryan Hydrogel Constructs using Stereolithography 4/12/2004 8,197,743
Wicker Ryan Hydrogel Constructs using Stereolithography 4/12/2004 7,780,897
Wicker Ryan Methods and Systems for Integrating Fluid Dispensing Technology with Stereolithography 8/6/2004 7,658,603
Wicker Ryan Methods and Systems for Integrating Fluid Dispensing Technology with Stereolithography 8/6/2004 8,252,223
Wicker Ryan Multi-Material Stereolithography 12/1/2003 7,556,490
Wicker Ryan Multi-Material Stereolithography 12/1/2003 7,959,847
Wicker Ryan Methods and Systems for Image-Guided Implants 5/28/2010 8,518,737
Zubia David Methods and Apparatus for Real-Time Monitoring of Camium Ion During Solution Growth of Cadmium Sulfide Thin Films 1/8/2003 7,194,120

New, incoming PhD students for 2016-2017 who are interested in being considered for fellowships are encouraged to apply to graduate school early in the Spring semester (for consideration in the Fall semester) and contact the Program Directors/Department Chairs of their chosen departments for further instructions.

2016-2017 Graduate Fellowship Recipients

Name Department
Aria Fathi Ph.D in Civil Engineering
Mayra Chavez Ph.D in Civil Engineering
Matthew Vechione Ph.D in Civil Engineering
Abner Moreno Tarango Ph.D in Mechanical Engineering
Emily Herzog Ph.D in Mechanical Engineering
Syed Zia Uddin Ph.D in Mechanical Engineering
Honglun Xu Ph.D in Materials Science and Engineering
Fashiar Rahman Ph.D in Materials Science and Engineering
Rodrigo Ibanez-Alcala Ph.D in Electrical & Computer Engineering
Aldo Vidana Ph.D in Electrical & Computer Engineering
David Reyes Ph.D in Computer Science
Gerardo Barraza Ph.D in Computer Science
Mohammad Miah Ph.D in Computer Science
Manoj Pravakar Saha Ph.D in Computer Science
Raul Alejandro Vargas Ph.D in Computer Science
Isaac Deaguero Ph.D in Biomedical Engineering
Swadipta Roy Ph.D in Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
Nishat Tasnim Ph.D in Metallurgical & Materials Engineering

Thesis and Dissertation

Each year the College of Engineering recognizes outstanding Theses and Dissertations as the University award winners. The selection of such awards is done through a comprehensive process established by the Thesis and Dissertation Awards Committee at the College of Engineering. Selected awardees were recognized at the spring 2015 convocation. These are as follows:

Dissertation (PhD) Award:

Title: 3D Printed Spatially Variant
Student: Cesar R. Garcia
Advisor: Raymond Rumpf
Department: Electrical and Computer Engineering

Thesis (MS) Award:

Title:                                         
Experimental Evaluation of Flame Stability and Pollutant Emissions from a Multi-Tube Fuel Injector
Student: Sarzina Hossain
Advisor: Norman Love
Department: Mechanical Engineering