Engineering

Zuhair A. Munir Award

Established in 1999, the Zuhair A. Munir Award annually recognizes the individual who has submitted the best doctoral dissertation within the College of Engineering at UC Davis. The Awards Committee makes the selection from among competitive submissions from the various graduate programs. The award honors the contributions of the College of Engineering’s fifth dean, Zuhair A. Munir.

(Left-Right) Dean Jennifer Sinclair Curtis; Jeni Lee, 2016 Zuhair A. Munir Award recipient; Prof. Kyriacos A. Athanasiou; and Jean VanderGheynst, Associate Dean for Graduate Studies.

(Left-Right) Dean Jennifer Sinclair Curtis; Jeni Lee, 2016 Zuhair A. Munir Award recipient; Prof. Kyriacos A. Athanasiou; and Jean VanderGheynst, Associate Dean for Graduate Studies.

Year     Recipient

2016    Jennifer K. Lee, Ph.D.

2015    Jin Yong Oh, Ph.D.

2014    Taylor J. Woehl, Ph.D.

2013    Mark G. Gabel, Ph.D.

2012    Seyed Ebrahim A. Mousavi Eshkiki, Ph.D.

2012    Keqin K. Liu

2011    Nicolas K. Fontaine, Ph.D.

2010    Nathaniel J. Guilar, Ph.D.

2009    Judy S. Kim, Ph.D.

2008    Lisa A. Poyneer, Ph.D.

2007    Chao Gui, Ph.D.

2006    Juan C. Fierro Gonzalez, Ph.D.

2005    Corey P. Neu, Ph.D.