Awards

Name Date Award
Sebastian Giudice 2015 Ohio State University Injury Biomechanics Symposium – Margaret H. Hines Award for Best Poster Presentation
Qi Zhang 2015 3 Minute Thesis – 2nd Place & Audience Choice
Qi Zhang 2014 Stapp Car Crash Conference, John W. Melvin Student Award,  2nd Place
Jason Forman 2014 AAAM Young Achiever Award
Lee Gabler 2014 IRCOBI Young Researcher Award
Richard Kent 2013 AAAM Award of Merit
Annie Bailey 2013 IRCOBI Young Researcher Award
David Lessley 2012 JSAE Annual Congress Excellent Technical Paper Presentation
Jeff Crandall 2012 SAE International Arnold W. Siegel International Transportation Safety Award
Jeff Crandall 2010 AAAM Award of Merit
Richard Kent 2009 Election to Stapp Advisory Committee
Jason Forman 2009 Whitaker International Scholarship Grant
Jason Forman 2008 AAAM Best Student Paper Award
Fran Lopez Valdes 2008 AAAM Endowment Fund – Student Research Grant/Dr. Richard P. Howard Memorial Scholarship
Richard Kent 2008 AAAM Fellow
Richard Kent 2008 Fulbright Senior Specialist Roster
Jason Kerrigan 2008 IRCOBI Young Researcher Award
Jason Forman 2008 John Bell McGaughy Fellowship – Award for Outstanding Engineering Graduate Student
Jason Kerrigan 2008 Myers Award for Outstanding Student Paper at an SAE Conference
 Richard Kent 2008 SAE Ralph R. Teetor Educational Award
Richard Kent 2008 Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) – Fellow
Jason Kerrigan 2008 Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Engineering Meetings Board Outstanding Oral Presentation Award
Jason Forman 2008 UVa Office of the Vice President for Research and Graduate Studies – Award for Excellence in Scholarship
Dipan Bose 2008 UVa Office of the Vice President for Research and Graduate Studies – Award for Excellence in Scholarship
Fran Lopez Valdes 2007 EUNESE Conference – Best Presentation Award
Fran Lopez Valdes 2007 La Caixa Foundation – Graduate Research Fellowship
Dipan Bose 2007 Ohio State University Injury Biomechanics Symposium – Honorable Mention for best paper/presentation
Anthony Lau 2007 Ohio State University Injury Biomechanics Symposium – Margaret H. Hines Award for Best Poster Presentation
Jason Forman 2007 Ohio State University Injury Biomechanics Symposium – Margaret H. Hines Award for Best Poster Presentation
Jeff Crandall 2007 Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) – Fellow
Richard Kent 2007 Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) – Lloyd L. Withrow Distinguished Speaker Award
Jason Kerrigan 2007 UVa Office of the Vice President for Research and Graduate Studies – Award for Excellence in Scholarship
Dipan Bose 2007 Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) – Excellence in Oral Presentation Award
Richard Kent 2006 AAAM A.J. Mirkin Service Award
Dipan Bose 2006 AAAM Endowment Fund – Student Research Grant/Dr. Richard P. Howard Memorial Scholarship
Jason Forman 2006 AAAM Endowment Fund – Student Research Grant/Dr. Richard P. Howard Memorial Scholarship
Richard Kent 2006 Excellence in Diversity Fellow, University of Virginia
Richard Kent 2006 Excellent Technical Presentation Award, Japanese Society of Automotive Engineers
Jason Forman 2006 International Society of Biomechanics (ISB) Student Dissertation Grant
Jeff Crandall 2006 SAE – Longtime Member Service Award
Richard Kent 2006 Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) – Excellence in Oral Presentation Award
Jeff Crandall 2006 Southern Consortium for Injury Biomechanics, Founders Award
Jason Forman 2006 Stapp Car Crash Conference – John Paul Stapp Award, Best Paper
Jeff Crandall 2005 AAAM A.J. Mirkin Service Award
Jason Kerrigan 2005 AAAM Endowment Fund – Student Research Grant/Dr. Richard P. Howard Memorial Scholarship
Richard Kent 2005 AAAM Scientific Paper Award, (first author)
Costin Untaroiu 2005 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference PhD Student paper contest, Honorable Mention
Jason Forman 2005 Enhanced Safety of Vehicles (ESV) – Collegiate Design Competition – 1st Runner-Up
Richard Kent 2005 Excellence in Diversity Fellow, University of Virginia
Costin Untaroiu 2005 International Society of Biomechanics (ISB) Student Award
Jason Kerrigan 2005 Ohio State University Injury Biomechanics Symposium – Honorable Mention for best paper/presentation
Jason Forman 2005 Ohio State University Injury Biomechanics Symposium – Honorable Mention for best paper/presentation
Richard Kent 2005 Ohio State University Injury Biomechanics Symposium – Margaret H. Hines Award for Best Poster Presentation (with student Tahsin Ali)
Jeff Crandall 2005 United States Government Award for Engineering Excellence (DOT NHTSA)
Jeff Crandall 2004 AAAM Fellow
Dipan Bose 2004 International Society of Biomechanics (ISB) Student foreign travel grant for graduate internship
Richard Kent 2004 Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) – Excellence in Oral Presentation Award
Richard Kent 2004 Technology Review’s  TR100 “100 young people whose contributions to emerging technologies are poised to profoundly influence our world”
Richard Kent 2003 AAAM Elaine Wodzin Young Achiever Award
Richard Kent 2003 Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) – Excellence in Oral Presentation Award
Jason Forman 2003 UVa Dean’s fellowship
Jeff Crandall 2002 AAAM Best Paper Award
Richard Kent 2002 AAAM Scientific Paper Award, (co-author)
Richard Kent 2002 Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) – Excellence in Oral Presentation Award
Jeff Crandall 2001 AAAM Elaine Wodzin Young Achiever Award
Richard Kent 2001 International Research Council on the Biomechanics of Impact (IRCOBI) Best Young Researcher Award
Richard Kent 2001 Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) – Excellence in Oral Presentation Award
Richard Kent 2001 Stapp Car Crash Journal Student Paper Award – First Place
David Lessley 2001 Z Society Shannon Award for the School of Engineering
Richard Kent 2000 NASA – Langley Research Center GSRP Fellowship
David Lessley 2000 UVa Chairperson’s Mechanical Engineering Senior Award
Richard Kent 2000 Virginia Space Grant Consortium Aerospace Graduate Research Fellowship, 2000
Jeff Crandall 1999 Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) – Lloyd L. Withrow Distinguished Speaker Award
David Lessley 1999 UVa Chairperson’s Mechanical Engineering Junior Award
Richard Kent 1999 UVa Dean’s Fellowship
Jeff Crandall 1998 Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) – Excellence in Oral Presentation Award
David Lessley 1998 Virginia Community Colleges Association Student Showcase Award
Jeff Crandall 1997 Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) – Excellence in Oral Presentation Award
Jeff Crandall 1997 System Safety Society – Scientific Merit Award
Jeff Crandall 1996 AAAM Best Paper Award
Jeff Crandall 1996 Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) – Excellence in Oral Presentation Award
Jeff Crandall 1996 Stapp Car Crash Conference – Arnold W. Siegel Award for Outstanding Paper
Richard Kent Who’s Who in Engineering Education