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.
2017 Eric Berg, Ph.D.
2016 Jennifer K. Lee, Ph.D.
2015 Jin Yong Oh, Ph.D.
2013 Mark G. Gabel, Ph.D.
2012 Seyed Ebrahim A. Mousavi Eshkiki, Ph.D.
2012 Keqin K. Liu, Ph.D.
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.