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!
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
Graduate students Colin Haynes and Scott Ouellette were recently awarded National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships. Fellowship recipients are provided three years of tuition, stipend, and travel fees.
Professor Lanza di Scalea and student Robert Phillips have been awarded the 2010 Research Fellowship Award from the American Society for nondestructive Testing (ASNT) for the research proposal titled "Nonlinear ultrasonic testing of waveguides inc
The students leaders of UCSD's Society of Civil and Structural Engineers (SCSE) were recognized at the Triton Engineering Student Council Awards on June 2, 2010.
SE's own Professor Chia-Ming has always been a student favorite here at UCSD, and this was reflected again in Dr. Uang's recent selection for two UCSD awards. Dr.
SE Student, Claudio Nucera (Prof. Lanza di Scalea, advisor) was selected for the "Best Structural Engineering Poster" at the recent 2010 Research Expo.
Ming-Chen Hsu, an SE doctoral student working with Prof. Yuri Bazilevs, received the Best Student and Young Investigator Poster Award for his joint work with Prof.
Professors David Benson (left) and Yuri Bazilevs (right) were recently selected to receive awards from the International Association for Computational Mechanics (IACM). Prof. Benson was named to receive the IACM Fellow Award, and Prof.
Ming-Chen Hsu, a Ph.D. student working with Prof. Yuri Bazilevs, was selected as one of the six finalists of the 2010 Robert J. Melosh Medal Competition for the best student paper in finite element methods.
SE's Seismic Design Team, with twenty-seven students from the Society of Civil and Structural Engineers (SCSE) and the SE Department, recently attended the 2010 National Undergraduate Seismic Design Competition in San Francisco and received the aw
PhD student Arun Manohar has been awarded a Fellowship for the San Diego Regional Renewable Energy Technology Acceleration Program administered by the Von Liebig Center.
Two SE faculty were honored with the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Applied Mechanics Division (AMD) Awards:
Dr. Lelli Van Den Einde received the 2011 ASCE - American Society of Civil Engineers - Region 9 Outstanding Faculty Advisor Award.
Congratulations to Yujia Liu, on receiving the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) Fellowship provides unique financial and fellowship support to the nation’s outstanding
Dean Frieder Seible presented Professor Lanza di Scalea with the "Best Teacher Award for 2010-2011".
Professor David J. Benson is named the 2012 Ted Belytschko Applied Mechanics Award Winner.