The U of T Bulletin recently ran articles about awards that were bestowed upon Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering faculty members and a graduate student.
The Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE) inducted eight Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering professors as fellows in June 2010. Professors Stavros Argyropoulos and Torstein Utigard of materials science and engineering, Bruce Francis, Farid Najm and Safwat Zaky of electrical and computer engineering, Andrew Goldenberg and Jean Zu of mechanical and industrial engineering and David Zingg of UTIAS were all honoured. Please see the Bulletin Article (on page 1, or here) or the press release from the CAE for complete details. For more information about the Canadian Academy of Engineering, please see their web page.
Hossam Abdelgawad, a PhD student in civil engineering at U of T, received the International Transport Forum’s
Young Researcher of the Year award in May 2010. The Bulletin article can be found on page 5. A press release and more information about the International Transport Forum can be found here.