Awards and Recognitions
June, 2021
Xiaoxue Wang, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
SI core faculty
Congratulations to Xiaoxue Wang, an assistant professor in the William G. Lowrie Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, has earned the Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award from Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) in recognition of her research accomplishments and career potential.  
April 22, 2021
Andre Carrel, civil, environmental and geodetic engineering
SI affiliated faculty
Assistant Professor Andre Carrel has received a five-year Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The $655,000 grant will support his research on urban travel behavior with the goal of incorporating a richer understanding of behavioral dynamics and long-term lifestyle shifts in traveler choice models.
April 12, 2021
Katrina Cornish, horticulture and crop science
SI affiliated faculty
Congratulations to Dr. Katrina Cornish who was awarded the 2021 Senior Faculty Researcher of the Year Award. The CFAES Distinguished Senior Faculty Research Award honors academic, disciplinary, and professional excellence in the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences.
March 25, 2021
Judit Puskas, food, agricultural and biological engineering
SI core faculty
Congratulations to Judit Puskas, food, agricultural and biological engineering and SI core faculty, for being a finalist for the Ohio State Innovator of the Year award, for her research in integrating breast cancer treatment and diagnosis with reconstruction.
February 10, 2021
Bharat Bhushan, mechanical and aerospace engineering
An analysis of databases of standardized citation metrics across all scientific disciplines recently published in PLoS Biology reveals Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Professor Bharat Bhushan ranks 440th worldwide for career-long citation and second in the field of mechanical engineering based on impact.
January 11, 2021
Aylin Yener, electrical and computer engineering
SI affiliated faculty
Aylin Yener received the 2020 IEEE CTTC Technical Achievement Award for her contributions to physical layer security and energy harvesting communications systems.
December 14, 2020
Matthew Sullivan, earth sciences
SI affiliated faculty
Four faculty members in the Ohio State College of Arts and Sciences have been named on the annual Highly Cited Researchers 2020 list from Clarivate. The list identifies researchers who demonstrated significant influence in their chosen field or fields through the publication of multiple highly cited papers during the last decade. Their names are drawn from the publications that rank in the top 1% by citations for field and publication year in Clarivate’s Web of Science citation index.
December 8, 2020
Judit Puskas, food, agricultural and biological engineering
SI core faculty
Judit Puskas (FAES) is a newly elected Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI)
December 6, 2020
Ramteen Sioshansi, integrated systems engineering
SI affiliated faculty
Dean-designate Ayanna Howard, currently a professor at Georgia Institute of Technology, and Professors Ramteen Sioshansi, Jin Wang, Xiaorui Wang and Dong Xuan were honored with elevation to IEEE Fellow. IEEE Fellow is a distinction reserved for select IEEE members whose extraordinary accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest are deemed fitting of this prestigious grade elevation. In total, 32 active Ohio State engineering faculty members are IEEE Fellows, including President Kristina M. Johnson.  
November 20, 2020
Rattan Lal, environment and natural resources
SI affiliated faculty
Rattan Lal, Distinguished University Professor of soil science in the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES), received an Arrell Global Food Innovation Award.