Wendy Wright (Mechanical Engineering) has received a Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award grant from the National Science Foundation. Year 1 funding of $115,539 has been provided for her project "Shear Banding in Bulk Metallic Glasses."
Sukhmander Singh's (civil engineering) collaborative research with Cambridge University resulted in a paper that received Honourable Mention as one of the best papers published in Geotextiles and Geomembranes: Tension in geomembranes on landfill slopes under static and earthquake loading-Centrifuge study.
Shannon Vallor (philosophy) is a 2010 recipient of the prestigious Graves Award in recognition of her outstanding scholarly and pedagogical accomplishments. Bestowed by the Graves Foundation, the Graves Award is given to junior faculty members on a highly competitive, national basis.
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