Dixy Lee Ray Award

The Dixy Lee Ray Award, established in 1998, recognizes significant achievements and contributions in the broad field of environmental protection. As a general rule, in alternate years achievement in the following areas will be recognized: environmental engineering, including environmental technology and related topics; other environmental areas, including environmental health, environmental sciences, environmental management and policy, and related topics.

The award was established in honor of Dixy Lee Ray’s advocacy to the development of those technologies that serve humanity. She believed that the engineering profession was uniquely qualified to develop and implement environmentally acceptable technologies.

Form of Award: $1000, Bronze Medal, Certificate and Travel supplement to attend the award presentation.
Limitation(s): None
Administrative Responsibility: Environmental Engineering Division
Nomination Deadline: February 1
Nomination Sent To: Dixy Lee Ray Award Committee Chair
Committee Chair: S.M. Unikewicz
Phone Number: 703-439-7133
E-mail: unikewiczs@asme.org
Awarded By: Committee on Honors (COH)

 

DIXY LEE RAY AWARD RECIPIENTS

1999 Clyde W. Frank 2016 Jerald L. Schnoor
2000 Seymour K. Padnos    
2001 John F. Elter    
2002 Mohammad A. Al-Sarawi    
2003 Ines R. Triay    
2004 Pedro A. Gelabert    
2005 Goetz K. Oertel    
2006 Richard Pombo    
2007 Richard Wilson    
2008 Peter Maggiore    
2009 Robert G. Watts    
2011 Thad W. Allen    
2012 Goshi Hosono    
2013 AnĂ­bal L. Taboas    
2014 Leo P. Duffy    
2015 Kaufui V. Wong