Awards

Sho Funai Endowment PhD Student Receives First Sho Funai Endowed Prize

Congratulations to Joaquin Marquez for being awarded the first Sho Funai Endowed Prize in Structural Engineering.

Professor Gilberto Mosqueda 2015-2016 Jacobs School of Engineering Best Teacher Award

Congratulations to Professor Gilberto Mosqueda for receiving the 2015-2016 Best Undergraduate Teacher Award!

Professor JS Chen Professor JS Chen Selected to Deliver John A. Blume Distinguished Lecture

Professor J. S. Chen was selected to deliver the 2017 John A. Blume Distinguished Lecture on January 24, 2017 at Stanford University. The John A.

Award Recipient Alan Puah (left) SE Student Awarded Simpson Gumpertz & Heger (SGH) Scholarship

Alan Puah (left in photo), an SE senior, recently received a scholarship awarded by Simpson Gumpertz & Heger (SGH).  SGH is a major structural engineering consulting firm, and the scholarship was establish

Professor Yuri Bazilevs SE Professor and Alumnus Named 2016 Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researchers

UCSD SE Professor Yuri Bazilevs, and Iowa State University Mechanical Engineering Professor Ming-Chen Hsu, who received his PhD from the SE Department in 2012, are selected on the list of 2016 Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researchers

Sumit Gupta Sumit Gupta Awarded Best Student Paper Award for the Structural Health Monitoring Symposium

Sumit Gupta, Ph.D. candidate working with Dr. Kenneth Loh, was awarded the Best Student Paper Award for the Structural Health Monitoring Symposium of the 2016 ASME Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems (SMASIS).

Lanza di Scalea Structural Engineering Professor elected Fellow of the Acoustical Society of America

Professor Lanza di Scalea was elected Fellow of the Acoustic Society of America "based on outstanding contributions to acoustics and the Society with citation:  for contributions to the theory and applications of ultrasonic guided waves." The anno

Lanza di Scalea SE Prof. Lanza di Scalea awarded Best Paper by the Society for Experimental Mechanics (SEM)

Congratulations to Professor Francesco Lanza di Scalea who was recently awarded Best Paper from the Composites & Multifunctional Materials Technical Division at last year’s Annual Conference of the Society for Experimental Mechanics (SEM) held

Elide Pantoli Elide Pantoli receives Graduate Engineering Leadership Award

Congratulations to SE PhD student, Elide Pantoli, for receiving one of the Gordon Engineering Leadership Center’s Graduate Engineering Leadership Awards.

Jacqueline Vo SE Grad Department Awarded Best in Engineering

Congratulations to the Structural Engineering Department’s Graduate Program for being recognized by the Graduate Student Association (GSA) as the Best in Engineering!

Jose Restrepo DSDM Project Awarded SE Faculty the ASCE Pankow Innovation Award

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) has honored Professor Jose I. Restrepo and his co-investigators with the Charles H. Pankow Award for Innovation.

John McCartney John McCartney Awarded the 2016 Walter L. Huber Civil Engineering Research Prize of ASCE

Associate Professor John McCartney has received the 2016 Walter L.

Photo Not Available SE Undergrad JJ Banuelos receives ASCE Scholarship

Congratulations to undergraduate SE student Jose “JJ” Banuelos for receiving the American Society of Civil Engineering’s (ASCE) Charles McMahon Memorial Construction/Engineering Scholarship.

Photo Not Available SCSE Receives Letter of Honorable Mention from ASCE

The UCSD Society of Civil and Structural Engineers (SCSE) has been awarded the Letter of Honorable Mention by the American Society of Civil Engineering (ASCE).

Andrew Fann Andrew Fann Receives $5,000 Scholarship from Thornton Tomasetti Foundation

Congratulations to SE graduate student Andrew Fann for receiving the Thornton Tomasetti Student Innovation Fellowship.

Scalea SE Professor elected Fellow of the American Society for Nondestructive Testing (ASNT)

Prof. Lanza di Scalea was elected Fellow of the American Society for Nondestructive Testing (ASNT)– Class of 2016. ASNT is the main professional society in the NDT/NDE field in the US and internationally.

Aceituno SE Student Selected for Leadership and Service Award

On Saturday, June 12, 2010, SE student José Aceituno was bestowed with the "SE Department Award for Excellence in Leadership and Service" by the Triton Engineering Student Council. Congratulations, José on this distinction!

Peng SE Graduate Student is Named for National Science Foundation (NSF) Fellowship and Best Poster Award

Zhangli Peng was named for a NSF fellowship and the best poster award at the National Science Foundation's "Workshop on the Emerging Applications and Future Directions of the Boundary Element Method," held at the University of Akron on September 1