Each year, the Affiliate Societies Council of Dayton recognizes outstanding engineers and scientists in the Miami Valley as part of the activities of Engineers and Scientists Week. These engineers and scientists are honored for important contributions to their professions at the Annual Awards Banquet. The Awards Committee receives nominations from Miami Valley companies, educational institutions, professional societies and individuals. Selections are made by the Awards Committee in cooperation with the member societies.


The 57th Annual Banquet and Awards Ceremony was held in the Meyer Room at the University of Dayton's River Campus, 1700 Patterson Blvd. (map) on Thursday, April 21, 2016. The 2016 ASC Awardees are listed at the right. Click here for the 2016 Awards Program booklet.


Nominations for the 2017 ASC Outstanding Engineer and Scientist Award can be submitted anytime; however, ALL completed nomination materials must arrive at the ASC office (5100 Springfield Street, Suite 108, Dayton, Oh 45431-1274) by email in 2017 DTA. The 2017nomination materials and form will be forthcoming.




Donations to help cover the cost of meals for the awardees and spouses, award plaques, program printing, reception and other costs are greatly appreciated. ASC is a 501(c)(3) public charity and all programs are carried out by volunteers.

2016 Affiliate Society Council of Dayton Outstanding Engineers & Scientists Awardees

Awards Category
Awardee's Societies

 
 
Alireza R. Behbahani, Ph.D.
Research
Senior Research Aerospace Engineer
AIAA, ASME
Turbine Engine Division
Computational Science Branch
Air Force Research Laboratory
Kenneth O. Busby, Ph.D.
Research
Senior Research Scientist
IEEE, APS
Universal Technology Corporation
 
Subhashini Ganapathy, Ph.D.
Research
Assistant Professor
IEEE
Dept. of Computer Science & Engineering  
Wright State University
Wendy J. Goodson, Ph.D.
Research
Leader, Bio-Materials Research Team
ASM, MES, NACE
Soft Materials Branch  
Air Force Research Laboratory
Raymond R. Hill, , Ph.D.
Research
Professor of Operations Reserach
ASA, ITEA
Dept. of Operational Sciences  
Air Force Institute of Technology
Brian D. Rigling, Ph. D.
Research
Professor & Chair, Electrical Engineering
IEEE
Director, Sensor Systems Research
Wright State University
Jeffrey M. Stricker
Research
Chief Technologist
Turbine Engine Research & Development
Universal Technology Corporation
Charles J. Cross, Ph.D.
Technical Leadership
Chief, Turbine Engine Division
AIAA, ASME
Air Force Research Laboratory
 
Walter E. Johnson
Technical Leadership
Senior Materials Engineer
Materials & Manufacturing Directorate  
Air Force Research Laboratory
Nancy Kelley-Loughnane, Ph.D.
Technical Leadership
Bio-sciences Technical Advisor
HFES
711th Human Performance Wing  
Air Force Resarch Laboratory  
Michael L. Lander
Technical Leadership
Program Manager for Manufacturing Technology
IEEE
Universal Technology Corporation  
Douglas C. Hansen, Ph.D.
Corrosion Control
Senior Scientist & Group Leader
ACS, ECS, NACE
University of Dayton Research Institute  
2016 Awards Committee
2013-2015
Dr. Raymond Gordnier, AFRL/RABC
Ms. Connie Muncy, CTC
Mr. Larrell Walters, Head, Sensor Systems, UDRI, and Director, IDCAST
2014-2016
Dr. Wink Bennett, Division Technical Advisor for Training and Readiness Research, AFRL
Mr. Thomas Kramer, LJB, Inc.
Dr. Andrew Sarangan, Electro-Optics, UD
2015-2017
Mr. Warren Brown, Chair, Inst. for Safety & Health Managers
Mr. Carlos Arana, Chief, Turbine Engine Systems Branch, AFRL
Dr. Joseph Pellettiere, Chief Scientist & Technical Advisor for Crash Dynamics, FAA
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