Mechanical Engineering Professor Eckart Meiburg has been
elected as a Fellow of ASME.
Professor Meiburg was conferred this honor “for outstanding
leadership and contributions in the area of fluid mechanics, in particular in
the areas of vortex dynamics, wake flows, multiphase flows, turbidity currents
and the physics of a variety of hydrodynamic instabilities.”
The ASME Board of Governors confers the Fellow grade of
membership on worthy candidates to recognize their outstanding engineering
Prof. Bassam Bamieh's article, coauthored with M.R. Jovanović, P. Mitra, and S. Patterson, entitled "Coherence in Large-Scale Networks: Dimension-Dependent Limitations of Local Feedback'' has been selected as the recipient of the 2013 George S. Axelby Outstanding Paper Award.
Francesco Bullo and his collaborators Ruggero Carli (University of Padova,
Italy) and Paolo Frasca (University of Twente, Netherlands) have been awarded
the 2013 SIAG/CST Best SICON Paper Prize by the Society for Industrial and
Applied Mathematics for the article “Gossip Coverage Control for Robotic
Networks: Dynamical Systems on the Space of Partitions,” SIAM Journal on
Control and Optimization, 50(1):419-447, 2012.