Leadership and Awards

CEET affiliated faculty members are distinguished members of the research community, as attested by the high number of leadership ppositions and awards received. Below is a partial list of such awards and honors. Some of the CEET faculty do not like to brag, hence the list is not complete.

Kateryna Artyushkova

  • Executive member at large of AVS ASSD division, 2011-2013
  • Executive member of NM chapter of AVS
  • Chair of focused topic on In-situ Microscopy and Spectroscopy for the 59th AVS international symposium, 2012, 2013

Plamen Atanassov

  • serving in Electrochemical Society Finance Committee
  • Member-at-Large, Electrochemical Society

Abhaya Datye

  • Vice chair of the Gordon research conference on Catalysis, 2008 and Chair, 2010
  • Senior Research Excellence Award, 1998 College of Engineering, University of New Mexico.
  • Junior Research Excellence Award, 1989 College of Engineering, University of New Mexico.
  • Outstanding Teacher Award, 1988 Chemical and Nuclear Engineering Graduate Students, University of New Mexico.
  • Presidential Lectureship, 1986-88, University of New Mexico.

Sang Han

  • University of New Mexico School of Engineering Junior Faculty Research Excellence Award (2005)

Kerry Howe

  • Golden Spigot Award, American Water Works Association, Water Quality and Technology Division (for service in furthering the division's mission and goals), 2007.
  • Junior Faculty Teaching Excellence Award, UNM School of Engineering, 2006.
  • Outstanding Young Investigator Award, UNM Chapter of Sigma Xi, 2004.
  • Honor Award for University Research, Excellence in Environmental Engineering competition, American Academy of Environmental Engineers (for doctoral dissertation), 2002.

Andrea Mammoli

  • Editorial Board, Engineering Analysis with Boundary Elements
  • School of Engineering Senior Research Award, 2013
  • Harrison Faculty Recognition Award, 2012
  • Energy Educator of the Year Award, NM Association of Energy Engineers, 2011
  • Renewable Energy Project of the Year Award, Region 4, Association of Energy Engineers, 2009
  • GridWise Applied Award, GridWise Architecture Council, 2008
  • Renewable Energy Project of the Year Award, NM Association of Energy Engineers, 2008
  • Energy Professional Development 2007 Award, NM Association of Energy Engineers
  • Harrison Faculty Recognition Award, 2008
  • Halliburton Professor, University of New Mexico, 2007-2010
  • Eminent Scientist Award, Wessex Institute of the UK, 2007
  • Regents' Lecturer, University of New Mexico, 2003
  • Fellow of the Wessex Institute of the UK, 2001

Andrew Schuler

  • Grand Prize Award for Connecting Professional Practice and Education, The National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) Engineering; awarded to UNM Senior Capstone Course taught by Dr. Schuler (2011)
  • Junior Faculty Teaching Excellence Award, University of New Mexico School of Engineering (2010)
  • Award for Connecting Professional Practice and Education, The National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) Engineering; awarded to UNM Senior Capstone Course taught by Dr. Schuler (2010)
  • Paul L. Busch Award, Water Environment Research Foundation (2008)

Peter Vorobieff

  • Associate Editor, Journal of Fluids Engineering