Daniel C. Drucker Medal

The Daniel C. Drucker medal was established in 1997 and is conferred in recognition of distinguished contributions to the field of applied mechanics and mechanical engineering through research, teaching and service to the community over a substantial period of time.

Instituted by the Applied Mechanics Division, the medal honors Dr. Daniel Drucker and commemorates his service to the profession.

Form of Award: A $2,000 honorarium, a bronze medal, a certificate, and a travel supplement not to exceed $750
Limitation(s): None
Administrative Responsibility: Applied Mechanics Division
Nomination Deadline: September 15th
Nomination Sent To: Daniel C. Drucker MedalCommittee Chair
Committee Chair: B. Balachandran
Phone Number: 301-405-4747
E-mail: balab@umd.edu
Awarded By: Committee on Honors (COH)

Daniel C. Drucker Medal Recipients

1998 Daniel C. Drucker 2005 Robert L. Taylor 2012 James W. Dally
1999 Ascher H. Shapiro 2006 Alan Needleman 2013 Yonggang Huang
2000 Philip G. Hodge, Jr. 2007 Albert S. Kobayashi 2014 Lallit Anand
2001 Bruno A. Boley 2008 Thomas C.T. Ting 2015 Krishnaswamy Ravi-Chandar
2002 George J. Dvorak 2009 James R. Barber 2016 Kyung-Suk Kim
2003 Leon M. Keer 2010 Rohan Abeyaratne 2017 David M. Parks
2004 Frank A. McClintock 2011 John W. Rudnicki 2018 David M. Barnett


Achievement Nomination Form

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