Winners from 2017 Graduate Engineering Research Showcase announced

Published: Nov 10, 2017 2:00:00 PM
Media Contact: Chris Anthony, chris.anthony@auburn.edu, 334.844.3447

2017 Graduate Research Showcase

Auburn Engineering graduate students from across the college highlighted their research endeavors at the 2017 Graduate Engineering Research Showcase on Thursday, Nov. 9.

The annual event, sponsored by the Council of Engineering Graduate Students, consists of poster presentations that showcase the work of Auburn Engineering’s graduate researchers. The event promotes engineering scholarship, professionalism and interdisciplinary research.

The following students earned top honors:

Top prizes

1st place: Thomas Teasley, Aerospace Engineering

2nd place: Elise Hall, Aerospace Engineering

3rd place: Michael Bolt, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Honorable Mention

Orie Cecil, Aerospace Engineering

WIll Hand, Chemical Engineering

Alexander Kelly, Chemical Engineering

Jafar Orangi, Materials Engineering

Partha Saha, Chemical Engineering

Departmental Awards

Aerospace: Paul Kovacic

Biosystems: Khalida Harun

Chemical: Morgan Ellis

Civil: Dan Jackson

Computer Science and Software Engineering: Michael Hollingsworth

Electrical and Computer Engineering: Craig Prather

Industrial and Systems Engineering: Zahra Sedighi

Materials Engineering: Armin VahidMohammadi

Mechanical Engineering: Kayla Reid