Awards and Honors

  • 2010 Subaru Professor of Excellence Award
  • 2010 GT Dean James E. Dull  Faculty Member of the Year Award (Student Government Associate)
  • 2010 Georgia Institute of Technology Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Advisor Award.
  • 2009 National Academy of Engineering, 1st China-America Frontiers of Engineering, Session Chair
  • 2007 ASCE Walter L. Huber Prize
  • 2007 Georgia Tech ANAK Award
  • 2006 Georgia Tech, University Leadership Program
  • 2004 National Academy of Engineering, US-Germany Frontiers of Engineering Invitee
  • 2004 School of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Innovation Award
  • 2004 Excellence in Mentoring Award, NASA Sharp Program
  • 2002 National Academy of Engineering, Frontiers of Engineering Invitee
  • 2002 Presidential Early Career Award for Scientist and Engineers (PECASE)
  • 2001 National Science Foundation Career Award
  • 2001 School of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Outstanding Teacher Award