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Mihri Ozkan Captures SES National Medal

Mihri Ozkan Captures SES National Medal

Professor OzkanMihri Ozkan, Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering, is the national winner of the Society of Engineering Science's SES Young Investigator Medal. It is awarded to a young researcher whose work has already had an impact in his/her field within engineering science. She will be honored at the Society's 2009 annual meeting in Blacksburg, VA in June.

While informing Ozkan and BCOE Dean Reza Abbaschian that she had been chosen to receive the medal, Penn State Professor and SES President Judith Todd congratulated Ozkan on her "very well-deserved award." Abbaschian said this honor brings great recognition to the College and thanked her for her excellent contributions.

Besides the medal, the award includes a check for $1,000. Both will be presented at the Joint ASCE-ASME-SES Conference on Mechanics and Materials banquet on June 26 at Virginia Tech University.

The Society of Engineering Science promotes the interchange of ideas among the various fields of engineering science and the fields of theoretical and applied physics, chemistry, mathematics, bioengineering and related scientific and engineering fields. It sponsors forums and meetings for the dissemination of information and ideas among its members and other interested participants.

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