Awards


  • [2022] Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers (SASE) Professional Achievement Award
  • [2022] AFIT Chancellor's 2021 Innovation Excellence Award
  • [2021] Elected Senior Member, Optica
  • [2020 – 2023] National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine’s Fellowship as a Research Advisor
  • [2020 – 2021] Strategic Ohio Council for Higher Education (SOCHE) Faculty Excellence Award
  • [2020 – 2021] AFIT Graduate School of Engineering and Management Dean’s Distinguished Teaching Professors Award
  • [2020] Semifinalist in the Air Force Spark Tank competition (as an advisor)
  • [2019] IEEE NEMS Best Student Paper Finalist (as an advisor)
  • [2017] Sentinel of Science Award: Top Reviewers in Physics and Astronomy
  • [2016 – 2017] Sentinel of Science Award: Top Reviewers in Engineering
  • [2011] Elected Senior Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • [2009] IEEE Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control Society (UFFC-S) Student Paper Competition Award