2015 Engineering Awards Banquet

Thanks to our 2015 Awards Banquet Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors:


Gold Sponsors:


Silver Sponsors:


Congratulations to our 2015 Award Recipients:

Award of Distinction:

Dr. Donald G. Newnan,
Professor Emeritus, Industrial & Systems Engineering
San Jose State University
BS Civil Engineering 1951

Applied Materials Award for Excellence in Teaching:

Yasser Dessouky,
Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering

McCoy Family Faculty Award for Excellence in Service:

Pat Backer,
Department of Aviation & Technology

Davidson College of Engineering Faculty Award for Excellence in Scholarship:

Nader Mir,
Department of Electrical Engineering

Newnan Brothers Award for Faculty Excellence:

Buff Furman,
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Davidson College of Engineering Outstanding Lecturer:

Ken Youssefi,
Departments of General Engineering and Mechanical Engineering

Dean's Service Award

Sue Maples,
Dean's Office

Onslow H. Rudolph, Jr. Staff Excellence in Service Award:

Lucinda Lawson,
Department of Electrical Engineering

Lockheed Martin Student Award for Undergraduate Academic Performance:

Ronny Elor,
Biomedical Engineering major

Davidson College of Engineering Award for Graduate Student Academic Performance:

Yan Zhou,
Industrial & Systems Engineering major
Shiva Moballegh
Electrical Engineering major

Donald Beall-Rockwell Award for Engineering Accomplishment:

Vince Donatini,
Mechanical Engineering major

Scott T. Axline Memorial Student Award for Excellence in Service:

Khalil Estell,
Computer Engineering major