Sia Nemat-Nasser
Early Career Award

The Sia Nemat-Nasser Early Career Award recognizes early career research excellence in the areas of experimental, computational, and theoretical mechanics and materials by young investigators who are within 10 years after their Ph.D. degree, with special emphasis placed on under-represented groups.

The award was established by the by the Materials Division in 2008 and operated as a division award until 2012 when it was elevated to a Society award.

Form of Award: $5000, Bronze Medal, Certificate and Travel expense supplement to attend the award presentation.
Limitation(s): Young investigators who are within 10 years after their Ph.D. degree
Administrative Responsibility: Materials Division
Nomination Deadline: February 15
Nomination Sent To: Sia Nemat-Nasser Early Career Award Committee Chair
Committee Chair: J. Wang
Phone Number: 206-543-4601
E-mail: junlan@u.washington.edu
Awarded By: Committee on Honors (COH)

 

SIA NEMAT-NASSER EARLY CAREER AWARD

2012 Harold S. Park
2013 Thao D. Nguyen
Ting Zhu
2014 Kevin T. Turner
2015 Yong Zhu