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Dr. Giurgiutiu | LAMSS Students

Dr. Giurgiutiu's Honors and Awards

 


Dr. Giurgiutiu was awarded with the "Person of the Year Award" in September 2003 International Workshop of Structural Health Monitoring, Stanford, CA.

 

  •  University of South Carolina Educational Foundation Research Award, April 2015  
  • Research Achievement Award of the College of Engineering and Computing, University of South Carolina, June, 2012
  • Associate Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), Jan. 2010
  • Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Nov. 2006
  • Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS), April 2006
  • Mungo Graduate Teaching Award, University of South Carolina, April 2004
  • Structural Health Monitoring Person of the Year Award 2003 presented by the Structural Health Monitoring: an International Journal, Sage Pub., at the 4th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, Stanford University, CA, September 15-17, 2003
  • ASME NDE Division 2002 Best Paper Award, Victor Giurgiutiu and Jingjing Bao
  • 2002 First Place Best Student Paper Award of the NDE for Health Monitoring and Diagnostics Symposium, for the paper “Health Monitoring of Aging Aerospace Structures Using the Electro-Mechanical Impedance Method” by Andrei N. Zagrai and Victor Giurgiutiu
  • Featured in the Smart Materials Bulletin – An International Newsletter, Elsevier, May 2002
  • 1997 USACERL Research Product Development Team Award of the US Army Construction Engineering Research Laboratories (CERL), December 1997
  • Featured in the Machine Design, Penton Pub., April 18, 1996
  • Award of the 2nd Army Research Office Workshop on Smart Structures and Materials, University of Maryland, September 1995
  • Aurel Vlaicu Prize of the Romanian Academy, March 1983
  • Diploma of Membership of the Imperial College (DIC), London, England, February 1977
  • Finsbury Medal of the Royal Aeronautical Society, London, England, June 1972
  • Highest Honors Graduate of Aeronautics Department, Imperial College of Science and Technology, London, England, June 1972
  • Henrici Medal of the Imperial College, London, England, June 1971
  • Who’s Who in Science and Engineering Biographical Index

 

Honors and Awards Received by Current and Former Students

  • Ayman ABDELRAHMAN (PhD student): Travel Grant, USC Graduate School, $500, 9/2013
  •  Yanfeng SHEN (PhD student): SPARC Graduate Fellowship, Office of the USC Vice President for Research, $5,000, 5/2013-5/2014
  • Giola SANTONI-BOTTAI (PhD, 2010): Outstanding Dissertation Award for Mathematics, Physical Sciences, and Engineering, Univ. South Carolina, July 2010
  • Andrei ZAGRAI (PhD, 2002): 2002 First Place Best Student Paper Award of the NDE for Health Monitoring and Diagnostics Symposium, for the paper “Health Monitoring of Aging Aerospace Structures Using the Electro-Mechanical Impedance Method” by Andrei N. Zagrai and Victor Giurgiutiu
  • Andrei ZAGRAI (PhD, 2002): Best Student Paper Award in Structural Acoustics and Vibration, Second Prize, Acoustical Society of America, Ft. Lauderdale, 3-7 December 2001
  • Joel KOHN (SPRI 2001): SC Junior Academy of Science, Engineering division, First Place with the research paper and Second Place with the presentation, April 15, 2002