At the recent LSU Engineering Hall of Distinction induction ceremony, the program included the presentation of Faculty, Staff and Student Awards. Four ECE faculty members were recognized as recipients of titled professorships. In addition, one graduate student and his faculty mentor received Excellence in Engineering Awards.
From left to right: Dr. Kemin Zhou, Mrs. Uma Subramanian (wife of Dr. Ramanujam), Dr. Jagannathan Ramanujam, Dr. Martin Feldman, Mrs. Ellen Feldman, Mrs. Joyce Aravena, Dr. Jorge Aravena, Mrs. Maria Czarnecki, and Dr. Leszek Czarnecki.
Alfredo M. Lopez Distinguished Professorship
Oskar R. Menton Professorship
Mr. & Mrs. A. J. M. "Bubba" Oustalet Distinguished Professorship
John E. & Beatrice L. Ritter Distinguished Professorship
ECE Instructor John Scalzo was awarded the Tiger Athletic Foundation Teaching Award at a ceremony on May 9, 2006.
This award, which consist of a one-time cash award, are presented annually to faculty in recognition of outstanding undergraduate classroom teaching.
John has been an ECE faculty member since August, 1999 and is currently the Undergraduate Coordinator in addition to teaching courses in Electronics, Linear Systems and RF Design. The faculty and staff congratulate John and feel the award is very appropriate.
Additional note: Dr. Martin Feldman, Professor of Computer & Electrical Engineering received this award in 2003.
ECE Staff recipients of the College of Engineering Education Award
Fall 2005 - Shirley Blair
Summer 2005 - Shirley Blair
2006 ECE undergraduate scholarship recipients
William H. and Tanya B. Ditto Scholarship
George Reymond Scholarship
Robert G. Flory Scholarship
Honors Convocation Awards
At the Spring 2006 Chancellors Honors Convocation, two ECE students were awarded top sophomore (Anshul Tandon) and top junior (Chinyere Nwabugwu) in the college of engineering.
Donald W. Clayton Excellence in Engineering Awards
Royston Eejer Siow (2004-2007)
(ECE Ph.D. Student)
Jorge Camacho (2005-2008)
(ECE Ph.D. Student)
Dissertation Fellowship Awarded July 2005
Congratulations to ECE graduate student Min Luo, major professor Jorge Aravena, for being awarded a University Dissertation Fellowship for 2005-2006.
Ford Foundation Fellowship Awarded 9 May 2005
Congratulations to ECE postdoc Kim Michelle Lewis for being awarded a Ford Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship administered by the National Research Council of the National Academies to continue her research with our very own Dr. Theda Daniels-Race. The award is given to outstanding individuals who are committed to a career in teaching and research at the college or university level.
Congratulations to ECE graduate student Atef Allam, major professor J. Ramanujam, for being awarded a University Dissertation Fellowship for 2004-2005.
ECE Student Recipients of the Edward Mc Laughlin Dean's Medal for Excellence
Visit www.ece.lsu.edu/dept/awards.html for a more comprehensive list of student awards