New Investigator - Young Professional Development Awards

The School of Aeronautics and Astronautics congratulates three faculty members who have been awarded New Investigator or Young Professional Development Awards in the first semester of the 2013–2014 AY.

Assistant Professor Karen Marais was awarded a National Science Foundation CAREER Award for her project: Accidental Knowledge: Using Accidents and other Systems Engineering Failures to Inform Research and Education in Systems Engineering.

Assistant Professor Michael D. Sangid was awarded the Young Professional Development Award from The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS), Structural Materials Division (SMD)

Assistant Professor Haifeng Wang was awarded the Doctoral New Investigator Award from the American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund

These awards are one of the nation's most competitive and prestigious awards for a young faculty member.