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Awards and Honors

Best Undergraduate Poster Award. Riley Horner won the at Aerodef 2018 conference in Long Beach, CA (2018).

Co-winner Top Award. Olaoluwa Aina (assisted by Mark Summers) at the Texas State Undergraduate Research Conference (2018) for the work: Computational Fluid Dynamics Study of an Atmospheric Water Generator (more than 100 submissions)

Honorable Mention Award. Alec Chamberlain (contributed by Riley Horner and Olaoluwa Aina ) at the Texas State Undergraduate Research Conference (2018) for the work NASA EPDC Additive Manufacturing Badge Development.

3rd Place Award. Riley Horner, WISE (2018) Conference.

People's Choice Award. Riley Horner and Elizabeth Alvizo at WISE (2018) Conference.

Distinguished Faculty Advisor Award. Dr. Asiabanpour Recognized for SME (2017) Distinguished Faculty Advisor Award

Best Poster Award. Texas State University Undergraduate Research Conference (2017). "Thermo-acoustic Refrigeration System."

Marcus Mitchel, Undergraduate, MFGE.
Samuel Medicino, Undergraduate, IE.
Supervisor: Dr. Asiabanpour

People's Choice Award. "Factors that affect temperature on Peltier devices." (2017). WISE Conference.
Kyle August,
Undergraduate, EE
Supervisor: Dr. Asiabanpour

Best Research Award. "NASA Space Box." Texas State University Undergraduate Research Conference (2016).
Nicholas Hawkes,
Undergraduate, MFGE.
Supervisor: Dr. Asiabanpour

Top Design Team Award. "Mars Drillers," NASA TSGC competition, Johnson Space Station- Houston, TX. (2014).
Bryan Avila, Undergraduate, MFGE.
Timothy Hartline, Undergraduate, MFGE.
Patrick Stalnaker, Undergraduate, MFGE.
Dillon Sterling, Undergraduate, MFGE.
Supervisor: Dr. Asiabanpour

Best Model Award. "Mars Drillers," NASA TSGC competition, Johnson Space Station- Houston, TX. (2014).
Bryan Avila, Undergraduate, MFGE.
Timothy Hartline, Undergraduate, MFGE.
Patrick Stalnaker, Undergraduate, MFGE.
Dillon Sterling, Undergraduate, MFGE.
Supervisor: Dr. Asiabanpour

Best Poster Award. "Mars Drillers," NASA TSGC competition, Johnson Space Station- Houston, TX.. (2014).
Bryan Avila, Undergraduate, MFGE.
Timothy Hartline, Undergraduate, MFGE.
Patrick Stalnaker, Undergraduate, MFGE.
Dillon Sterling, Undergraduate, MFGE.
Supervisor: Dr. Asiabanpour

Second Place. "Toyota production Line Fixture Design," SME International Competition. (2012).
Esmer Trevino, Undergraduate, MFGE.
Megan Taylor, Undergraduate, MFGE.
Ralph Schultz, Undergraduate, MFGE.
Hector Avila, Undergraduate, MFGE.
Supervisor: Dr. Asiabanpour

Distinguished Faculty Advisor Award. Society of Manufacturing Engineers.(2011) Dr. Asiabanpour

Highly Commended Award: Literati Club, For “SIS- a new SFF method based on powder sintering” paper, Rapid Prototyping Journal, Editorial team of Emerald, (2004) Dr. Khoshnevis and Dr. Asiabanpour

Best Paper Award. Among more than 100 papers in Iran’s 6th Industrial Engineering conference, Tehran, Iran, (1999).
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