AIAA-ASC James H. Starnes Jr. Award
In honor of James Starnes, a leader in fields of structures and materials, the James H. Starnes Award is presented to recognize continued significant contribution to and demonstrated promotion of the field of structural mechanics over an extended period of time emphasizing practical solutions, to acknowledge high professionalism, and to acknowledge the strong mentoring of and influence on colleagues, especially younger colleagues.
The award is sponsored by the American Society of Composites (ASC) and AIAA and presented every four years generally at the AIAA Science and Technology Forum (SCITECH). Administration of the award resides with AIAA. The next presentation will be in 2017.
Nomination Deadline: 1 June 2016
Nomination Instructions and Form <a href=http://www.aiaa.org/starnesaward/> http://www.aiaa.org/starnesaward/</a>
- Full Name: Dr Chin-Teh Sun
- Category: Technical Excellence
- AIAA Citation: For four decades of unparalleled contributions in composite materials research, scholarly publications, and professional activities, as well as mentoring of students.