Honours & Awards

2021

International

American Society of Mechanical Engineers Fellow

Xinyu Liu

Read More: Xinyu Liu elected Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Li Shu

Canadian

Wighton Fellowship

Matthew Mackay

Read More: Professor Matthew Mackay receives Wighton Fellowship for teaching excellence

 

Young Engineer Medal: Ontario Professional Engineers Awards

Eric Diller

Read More: Professor Eric Diller honoured with Young Engineer Medal

 

Canadian Engineering Education Association Fellow

Jason Bazylak

Read More: Jason Bazylak one of three U of T Engineering professors honoured by Canadian Engineering Education Association

 

Biomedical Engineering Society Fellow

Craig Simmons

Read More: Dr. Craig Simmons named BMES Fellow

 

Solid Mechanics Medal: Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering Technical Awards

Tobin Filleter

Read More: Professors Tobin Filleter and Chul Park receive 2022 CSME Technical Awards

 

Manufacturing Medal: Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering Technical Awards

Chul Park

Read More: Professors Tobin Filleter and Chul Park receive 2022 CSME Technical Awards

 

Synergy Award for Innovation: National Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada

Yu Sun

Read More: Professors Tobin Filleter and Chul Park receive 2022 CSME Technical Awards

 

Rising Star Award: Ontario Building Envelope Council

Marianne Touchie

Read More: Marianne Touchie receives OBEC Rising Star Award

University of Toronto

President's Impact Award

Michael Carter

Read More: Professor Michael Carter receives U of T President’s Impact Award

 

Connaught Innovation Award

Eric Diller

Read More: Magnetic microbiome sampler among seven projects supported by Connaught Innovation Awards

 

Connaught New Researcher Award

Vahid Sarhangian

Read More: Optimizing patient prioritization for admission to rehab among four projects powered by Connaught New Researcher awards

 

Connaught Global Challenge Award

Kamran Behdinan

Read More: Human-powered tech: Connaught Global Challenge Award boosts research into battery-free wearable and implantable devices

Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering Awards

Safwat Zaky Research Leader Award

Axel Guenther

Read More: MIE staff & faculty member honoured for excellence by the Faculty

2020

International

American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering Fellows

Yu Sun

Read more: Professor Yu Sun elected to American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering College of Fellows

 

Helmholtz International Fellow Award

Aimy Bazylak

Read more: Prof. Aimy Bazylak receives Helmholtz International Fellow Award

 

Foreign Fellow of the European Academy of Sciences

Chul Park

Read more: Chul Park elected as Foreign Fellow of the European Academy of Sciences

 

Canadian

Engineering Excellence Medal: Ontario Professional Engineers Awards

Goldie Nejat

Read more: Professor Goldie Nejat wins OPEA Engineering Excellence medal

 

Robert W. Angus Medal: Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering Awards & Honours

Sanjeev Chandra

Read more: Three MIE faculty members honoured by the Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering

 

G.H. Duggan Medal: Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering Awards & Honours

Patrick Lee

Read more: Three MIE faculty members honoured by the Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering

 

CSME Fellow (FCSME): Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering Awards & Honours

Edmond Young

Read more: Three MIE faculty members honoured by the Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering

 

Engineers Canada Gold Medal Award

Cristina Amon

Read more: Professor Cristina Amon receives Engineers Canada Gold Medal Award

 

Canadian Engineering Education Association (CEEA-ACEG) Fellow

Susan McCahan

Read more: MIE Professor Susan McCahan one of four U of T Engineering professors inducted as Fellows of the Canadian Engineering Education Association

 

Royal Society of Canada’s College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists

Aimy Bazylak

Read more: Professor Aimy Bazylak elected to the Royal Society of Canada’s College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists

 

Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering (CSME) Mechatronics Medal

Yu Sun

Read more: Yu Sun recognized with 2021 CSME Mechatronics Medal

 

Order of Canada

Cristina Amon

Read more: Professor Cristina Amon appointed to the Order of Canada

University of Toronto

Vivek Goel Faculty Citizenship Award

Cristina Amon

Read more: Cristina Amon receives Vivek Goel Faculty Citizenship Award

 

Joan E. Foley Quality of Student Experience Award

Jason Bazylak

Read more: Jason Bazylak receives U of T's Joan E. Foley Quality of Student Experience Award

 

McLean Award

Aimy Bazylak

Read more: McLean Award recipient Aimy Bazylak is creating new technologies for sustainable energy

 

Connaught Global Challenge Award

Tim Chan

Read more: Professor Tim Chan receives funding from Connaught Global Challenge award

 

Connaught New Researcher Award

Merve Bodur

Read more: Merve Bodur one of two U of T Engineering professors to receive Connaught New Researcher award

Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering Awards

McCharles Prize for Early Career Research Distinction 

Eric Diller

Read more: Fourteen engineering professors and staff members honoured for excellence by the Faculty, U of T Engineering News

 

Early Career Teaching Award

Amy Bilton

Read more: Fourteen engineering professors and staff members honoured for excellence by the Faculty, U of T Engineering News

 

Faculty Teaching Award  

Tim Chan

Read more: Fourteen engineering professors and staff members honoured for excellence by the Faculty, U of T Engineering News

2019

International

American Society of Mechanical Engineers Fellows

Aimy Bazylak

Nasser Ashgriz

Read more: Aimy Bazylak and Nasser Ashgriz named Fellows of American Society of Mechanical Engineers, MIE News

 

American Society of Metals: Thermal Spray Society Hall of Fame

Javad Mostaghimi

Read more: Professor Javad Mostaghimi inducted into American Society of Metals Thermal Spray Hall of Fame, MIE News

 

2019 Ideation Challenge

MEng students Maharshi Trivedi, Nikunj Viramgama, Aakash Iyer, Vaibhav Gupta and Ganesh Vedula

Read more: U of T team wins top prize at KPMG’s international AI competition, The Varsity

 

Canadian

Royal Society of Canada Fellow

Yu Sun

Read more: Zheng-Hong Lu and Yu Sun named Fellows of the Royal Society of Canada, U of T Engineering News

 

Robert W. Angus Medal: Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering

Markus Bussmann

 

Angela Hildyard Recogniation Award - Influential Leader: The Senior Women Academic Administrators of Canada

Susan McCahan

Read more: Professor Susan McCahan Receives the 2019 SWAAC Angela Hildyard Recognition Award, U of T Engineering News

 

Canadian Academy of Engineering Fellow

David Sinton

Read more: U of T Engineering professors and alumni honoured by Canadian Academy of Engineering, U of T Engineering News

 

Woman of Distinction Award: YWCA Toronto

Huda Idrees (IndE 1T3)

Read more: U of T Engineering alumna Huda Idrees named YWCA Young Woman of Distinction, U of T Engineering News

 

Citizenship Award: Ontario Professional Engineers Awards

Ron Sidon (IndE 6T6)

Read more: Five U of T Engineering professors and alumni receive Ontario Professional Engineers Awards, U of T Engineering News

 

Management Medal: Ontario Professional Engineers Awards

Irene Sterian (IndE 8T5)

Read more: Five U of T Engineering professors and alumni receive Ontario Professional Engineers Awards, U of T Engineering News

Engineering Institute of Canada Fellows

Michael Carter

Craig Simmons

David Poirier (IndE 8T1)

Read more: Professors and alumnus elected fellow of the Engineering Institute of Canada, U of T Engineering News

 

University of Toronto

Northrop Frye Award

Michael Carter

Read more: Celebrating the Winners of the 2019 UTAA Awards of Excellence, U of T Alumni News

 

Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering Awards

Barbara McCann Quality of Student Experience Award for Frontline Staff

Jho Silverio Nazal

Read more: U of T Engineering honours outstanding faculty and staff at the 12th annual Celebrating Engineering Excellence event, U of T Engineering News

 

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