Awards and Honors

School of Engineering Faculty Honors

  • National Academy of Engineering - 1 Member
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers - 12 Fellows
  • American Astronautical Society - 1 Fellow
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers - 5 Fellows
  • American Nuclear Society - 2 Fellows
  • American Vacuum Society - 1 Fellow
  • American Institute of Chemical Engineers - 2 Fellows
  • International Association for Advancement of Space Safety - 1 Fellow
  • Optical Society of America - 3 Fellows
  • Microscopy Society of America - 1 Fellow
  • American Society of Civil Engineers - 1 Fellow
  • NSF CAREER Awards – 19 currently at UNM
  • PECASE Awards – 2 since 2000
  • R&D 100 Awards – 4 since 2012

Notable Recent Research Awards

  • $6 million National Science Foundation EPSCoR grant — MIND Research Network, 2015
  • $5 million National Science Foundation CREST Award — Center for Water and the Environment, 2014
  • $15 million National Institutes of Health Institutional Development Award, 2013
  • $7.5 million Department of Defense Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative grant, 2012