Thomas J.R. Hughes Young Investigator Award

ASME Unit:   Applied Mechanics Division (AMD)
Date Established:   1998
Achievement:   Special achievement for young investigators in Applied Mechanics.
Limitations:   Nominees must not have reached their 40th birthday at the time of Awards presentation
Nomination Deadline:   10/1
Form of Award:   $1000
Frequency of Award:   Annual
Administrative:   Applied Mechanics Division
Level of Award:   Division
Selected By:   Executive Committee of Applied Mechanics Division.
Selecting Process:   Nominations from Technical Committees of AMD, individuals of ASME and members of selection committees. For information on how to nominate a candidate, visit the ASME Unit Award Nominations Page.
Funding:   Custodian fund of Applied Mechanics Division
Date Created:   10/18/2000
Date Modified:   10/24/12
Contact Name:   Committee Chair: Peter Wriggers
Contact Email:   wriggers@ikm.uni-hannover.de
Comtact Phone:    

Winners of the Thomas J.R. Hughes Young Investigator Award

1998 - Mary C. Boyce
1999 - Huajian Gao
2000 - Pedro Ponte-Castaneda
2001 - Zhigang Suo
2002 - None Presented
2003 - L. Cate Brinson
2004 - Kaushik Bhattacharya
2005 - George Haller
2005 - L. Mahadevan
2006 - Jian Cao
2007 - Assad Oberai
2008 - Chad M. Landis
2009 - Pradeep Sharma
2010 - Harley T. Johnson
2011 - Markus J. Buehler
2011 - Ioannis Chasiotis
2012 - Yuri Bazilevs, Kenji Takizawa, Xi Chen
2013 - Wei Cai
2014 - Katia Bertoldi, Ryan S. Elliott
2015 - Thao (Vicky) D. Nguyen
2016 - Pedro Miguel Reis