Awards by Calendar Year

R&D 100

Federal Laboratory Consortium Awards

2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002

2011


 Ames Laboratory

Iowa-Illinois Safety Council Safety Award

United Way campaign -- exceeded goal and "highest percent increase" in people participating

 Ament, Kathrine Iowa State University Student Organizations Award: Outstanding Student Leader of the Year
Gscheindner, Karl American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow
Hohanshelt, Audrey Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program certificate of appreciation
McGuigan, Mike Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program certificate of appreciation
Meyer, Terry National Science Foundation
Molacek, Cory Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program certificate of appreciation
Sheldahl, Steven Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program certificate of appreciation
Streit, Carol Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program certificate of appreciation
Tehan, Amy Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program certificate of appreciation
Thiel, Pat

American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow

Iowa State University John D. Corbett Professor of Chemistry

Wessels, Tom Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program certificate of appreciation
Witt, Lynnette Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program certificate of appreciation

2010


Ames Lab

National Safety Council Perfect Record

National Safety Council—Iowa-Illinois Incident Rate Award

National Safety Council Occupational Excellence Award

National Safety Council Industry Leader Award

Anderson, Iver

Federal Laboratory Consortium’s national Excellence in Technology Transfer                       

ISU Award for Achievement in Intellectual Property

Barton, Tom ISU Award for Achievement in Economic Development in Iowa
Besser, Matt ISU P&S Excellence Award
Bryden, Mark

Federal Laboratory Consortium’s national Excellence in Technology Transfer

R&D100 Award for osg Bullet

Bud'ko, Sergey American Physical Society Outstanding Referee
Canfield, Paul Appointed to National Academies’ Condensed Matter of Materials Research Committee
Clem, Jonh American Physcial Society Outstanding Referee
Cook, Bruce Federal Laboratory Consortium Technology Transfer Award
Fidler, Andrew Department of Energy's Office of Science Graduate Fellowship Award
Fox, Rodney Herbert J. Stiles Professorship
Harringa, Joel Federal Laboratory Consortium Mid-Continent Technology Transfer Award
Hong, Mei International Council on Magnetic Resonance in Biological Systems Founder's Medal
Karsjen, Steve Gold award in Excellence in Institutional Relations: Institutional Branding Campaign from the Council of Advancement and Support of Education District VI Institutional Awards Program
Kim, Jaeyoung Harpole-Pentair Developing Faculty Assistant Proffessor
Lin, Victor

John D. Corbett Professor of Chemistry

ISU LAS Award for Achievement in Intellectual Property

Luhmann, Grant Bronze award in Excellence in Graphic Design: Single logo from the Council of Advancement and Support of Education District VI Institutional Awards Program
Mallapragada, Surya Distinguished Service Award in Chemical Engineering from the Food, Pharmaceutical and Bioengineering Division of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers
McCorkle, Doug

Federal Laboratory Consortium’s national Excellence in Technology Transfer

R&D 100 Award for osg Bullet

McQueeney, Rob American Physics Society Fellow
Napolitano, Ralph ISU Alan and Julie Renken Professorship in Materials Science & Engineering
Rieken, Joel American Powder and Metalurgy Institute PowerMet 2010 Grand Prize
Russell, Alan Federal Laboratory Consortium Technology Transfer Award
Schmidt, Michael Iowa State University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Professional and Scienctific Research Award
Schilke, Keith National Safety Council Expert Driver Certificate (for 17 years of exceptional safe driving performance)
Sears, William 2010 Department of Energy Cyber Security Award for Inoovative Achievment in Collaboration
Sivasankar, Sanjeevi 2010 Basil O’Connor Starter Scholar Award from the March of Dimes Foundation
Smith, Emily National Science Foundation CAREER Award
Streit, Carol Iowa State University Professional and Scienctific CYtation Award
Thiel, Pat

Arthur W. Adamson Award for Distinguished Service in the Advancementof Surface Chemistry from the American Chemical Society

David Adler Lectureship Award from The American Physical Society, sponsored by the Division of Materials Physics and the friends of David Adler

Appointed to National Academies’ Chemical Sciences Roundtable

ISU LAS Institutional Service Award

ISU LAS Master Teacher Award

Wang, C-Z & Kai-Ming Ho Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 29th anniversary most cited list (for 1992 paper “A Transferrable Tight-binding Potential for Carbon”)
Yu, Edward Iowa State University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Award for Mid-career Achievment in Research
Zaruba, Charles Iowa State University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Professional and Scienctific Award for Excellence in Information Technology

2009


 Ames Laboratory  Iowa-Illinois Safety Council Incident Rate Award
 Akinc, Mufi American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow
Anderson, Iver

Excellence in Technology Transfer Award from the Federal Laboratory Consortium Mid-Continent Region

 Biswas, Rana American Physical Society Fellow
Brorsen, Kurt Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellow
 Bryden, Mark & McCorkle, Doug

Excellence in Technology Transfer Award from the Federal Laboratory Consortium Mid-Continent Region

Bud'ko, Dergey American Physics Society Fellow
 Canfield, Paul Iowa State University Allen Wright Endowed Professorship (5yr Professorship)
Cochran, Eric National Science Foundation CAREER Award
Corbett, John Royal Society of Chemistry Fellow
 Gordon, Mark

American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow

Fellow of American Chemical Society (in inaugural class)

 Ho, Kai-Ming& C-Z Wang Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 29th anniversary most cited list (for 1992 paper “A Transferrable Tight-binding Potential for Carbon”
 Hong, Mei American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow
 Jefferies-EL, Malika National Science Foundation CAREER Award
Larock, Richard American Chemical Society Midwest Award
 Leshem-Ackerman, Adah STEM Mentorship Award from the Federal Laboratory Consortium Mid-Continent Region
Lin, Zhiqun National Science Foundation CAREER Award
 Luhman, Grant

Gold award for Excellence in Graphic Design for Newsletter/Tabloid from the Council for Advancement and Support of Education District VI Institutional Awards

Gold award for Excellence in for Single from the LogoCouncil for Advancement and Support of Education District VI Institutional Awards

 Elsner, Susan Iowa State University Professional and Scienctific CYtation Award
Kaminski, Adam Iowa State Universtiy Award for Early Achievment in Research
Karsjen, Steve Department of Energy Outstanding Mentor Award
 Kessler, Mike Elsevier Young Composite Research Award from the American Society for Composites
King, Alex Material Research Society Fellow
 Kogan, Vladimir Iowa State University Professional and Scientific Research Award
 Kreyssig, Andreas Iowa State University Professional and Scientific Outstanding New Professional Award
 Pecharsky, Vitalij Iowa State University College of Engineering D.R. Boylan Eminent Faculty Award for Research (highest recgnition given by the College of Engineering)
Petrich, Jacob Iowa State University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Departmental Leadership Award
Schmalian, Jörg Most Valuable Instructor by the Iowa State University Department of Physics and Astronomy
Schmidt, Michael Iowa State University Professional and Scientific Excellence Award
 Schmidt-Rohr, Klaus Iowa State Award for Outstanding Career Achievement in Research
 Singh, Yogesh Humbolt Fellowship
 Thompson, Michael American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow
Yeung, Ed American Chemical Society’s Division of Analytical Chemistry Award for Distinguished Service in the Advancement of Analytical Chemistry

2008


Ames Laboratory  

National Safety Council Occupational Excellence Achievement Award for a low lost workday rate.

Recognition from the Iowa-Illinois Safety Council for low total recordable case rate.

 Akinc, Mufit  Materials Information Society Fellow
Corbett, John

American Chemical Society F. Albert Cotton Awardin Synthetic Inorganic Chemistry

Sigma XI Monie A. Ferst Award

Finnemore, Doug American Physical Society Outstanding Referee
Gschneidner, Karl Acta Materialia Gold Medal
Harmon, Bruce American Physical Society Outstanding Referee
Kilburg, Brita (SULI participant) Third in the environmental sciences division of the 2008 DOE Science and Energy Research Challenge
Lin, Victor Iowa State University Mid-career Achievement Award
Midwest Forensic Research Center Federal Laboratory Consortium Mid-continent Region Outstanding Partnership Award
Mallapragada, Surya American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow
Miller, Gordon Iowa State University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Cassling Family Faculty Award
Narasimhan, Balaji Iowa State University Mid-career Achievement Award
 Sadow, Aaron Poster Prize at Organometallic Gordon Conference
Schmidt-Rohr, Klaus  American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow
 Shechtman, Dan  European Materials Research Society 25th Anniversary Award (highest recognition conferred on a materials scientist by the society)
 Shinar, Joe  Named Chair of Iowa State University's Department of Physics and Astronomy
 Soukoulis, Costas  Appointed to Iowa State University's Frances M. Craig Professorship
 Thiel, Pat  Iota Sigma Pi Honorary Member Award
 Travesset, Alex  National Science Foundation CAREER Award
 Verkade, John  Iowa State University Outstanding Achievement in Research Award
 Woo, Keith  Iowa State University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Institutional Service Award

2007


 Ames Laboratory Federal Laboratory Consortium Outstanding Laboratory for the Mid-Continent Region
Anderson, Iver Distinguished Scientist/Engineer Award from the Electronic, Magnetic & Photonic Materials Division of The Materials, Metals & Materials Society
Corbett, John Terrae Rarae (rare earth) Award at Tage der Seltenen Erde (Days of the Rare Earths) meeting in Germany (supported by Treibacher Industrie GmbH)
Fox, Rodney

Iowa State University Outstanding Achievement in Research

Named American Physical Society fellow

Goldman, Alan Iowa State University Distinguished Professor in Liberal Arts and Sciences
Gordon, Mark IBM Faculty Award
Gschneidner, Karl National Academy of Engineering Membership
Hong, Mei Iowa State Unveristy College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Mid-Career Award for Achievement in Research
Houk, Sam

Named a Fellow of the Society for Applied Spectroscopy

Iowa State University Margaret Ellen White Graduate Faculty Award

Larock, Richard Iowa State University Distinguished Professor Award
Lograsso, Barbara Department of Energy Office of Science Outstanding Mentor Award
Luban, Marshall

Ehrendoktorwürde, Universität Osnabruk (Honorary Doctorate from the University of Osnabrück), Osnabrück, Germany

American Physical Society Fellow

Lynch, David American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow
Mallapragada, Surya

Named a “rising star” innovator by Big 12 Conference (granted to one scientist from each of the Big 12 universities)

ISU Mid-Career Excellence in Research Award

Miller, Gordon American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow
Nilsen-Hamilton, Marit American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow
Schmalian, Joerg

Named a Fellow of the American Physical Society

Iowa State University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Mid-Career Award for Excellence in Research

Schulke, Keith National Safety Council Safe Driver of the Year for Iowa
Thompson, Bruce

Research Award for Sustained Excellence from the American Society for Nondestructive Testing’s Research Council

Vannette, Matt Best Student Presentation award at 2007 Conference on Magnetism and Magnetic Materials (Ph.D. student in Ruslan Prozorov’s lab)
 Yeung, Ed  Society of Applied Spectroscopy

2006


Anderson, Iver Iowa Intellectual Property Law Association Inventor of the Year
Angelici, Robert American Chemical Society Award for Distinguished Service in the Advancement of Inorganic Chemistry
Bakac, Andreja American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow
Bryden, Kenneth "Mark" Iowa State University Margaret Ellen White Graduate Faculty Award
Canfield, Paul

Named an Iowa State University Distinguished Professor of Physics and Astronomy in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Luban, Marshall Honorary doctorate from the Department of Physics at the University of Osnabrück in Osnabrück, Germany
Gleeson, Brian

Named the first Renken Professor in Materials Science and Engineering at Iowa State University

Gordon, Mark Appointed first Iowa State University Francis M. Craig Chair
Hong, Mei Iota Sigma Pi Honor Society for Women in Chemistry Agnes Fay Morgan Award
Jenks, Cynthia

Iowa State University Cytation Award

Regents Award for Staff Excellence 

Pecharsky, Vitalij

Named an Anson Marston Distinguished Professor in Engineering at Iowa State University

Named to editorial advisory board for Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials (three year appointment starting January 2007)

Prozorov, Ruslan Sloan Foundation Research Fellowship
Russel, Alan Iowa State University James Huntington Ellis Award for Excellence in Undergraduate instructory Teach
Trivedi, Rohit “Critical Issues and Future Directions in Solidification Science” Symposium held in his honor at Iowa State University
Wolterman, Robert Iowa State University Student of Distinction

2005


Canfeild, Paul Iowa State Univerisity College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Mid-Career Award for Excellence in Research
Corbett, John Spedding Awar
Evans, Jim Iowa State University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Mid-Career Award for Excellence in Research
Gleeson, Brian R&D 100 Award Novel Platinum Modified Nickel-Aluminide Coatings
Gordon, Mark

Iowa State University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Master Teacher for 2005-06

Iowa State University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Excellence in Research Award

Kraus, George Iowa State University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Graduate Teaching Award
 Sordelet, Dan  R&D 100 Award Novel Platinum Modified Nickel-Aluminide Coatings
Soukoulis, Costas Iowa State University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Distinguished Professor Award
Theil, Pat

Fellow of the Institute of Physics, London “Doctor Honoris Causa” from the Institute National Polytechnique de Lorraine, Nancy, France


2004


 Clem, John  London Institute of Physics Fellow
Espenson, James

American Chemical Society Award for Distinguished Service in the Advancement of Inorganic Chemistry

Finnemore, Doug London Institute of Physics Fellow
Gordon, Mark

Elected a member of the International Academy of Quantum Molecular Science

American Chemical Society Midwest Regional Award for contributions to the advancement of chemistry during his career

Hill, John American Physics Society Fellow
Kendall, Ricky Iowa State University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Professional and Scienctific Outstanding Achievement in Research Award
Kraus, George Named an Iowa State University Professor
Lin, Victor Iowa State University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Award for Early Achievement in Research
Shinar, Joe Iowa State Foundation Outstanding Achievement in Research Award
Trahanovsky, Walt American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow
Tringides, Michael American Physics Society Fellow
Trivedi, Rohit

2004 Champion H. Mathewson Medal given by the Minerals, Metals and Materials Society

 Yeung, Ed  Ralph N. Adams Award in Bioanalytical Chemistry

2003


Armstrong, Daniel  Chirality Medal from the Societa Chimica Italiana
Bakac, Andreja

Elected Alternate Councilor of the Division of Inorganic Chemistry of the American Chemical Society

Barton, Tom Federal Laboratory Consortium Director of the Year
Fox, Rodney

University of Mumbai, Golden Jubilee Visiting Fellowship in Chemical Technology

Gleeson, Brian

Elected Chairman of the 2005 Gordon Research Conference on High Temperature Corrosion

Shenyang National Laboratory for Materials Science and the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Lee Hsun Lecture Series Award

Gschneidner, Karl

Innovative Housing Technology Award from TecHome Builder magazine (for magnetic refrigeration technology)

Jiles, David Anson Marston Distinguished Professor
Kostic, Nenad Regents Award for Faculty Excellence
Lied, Jeff

Full member of Sigma Xi, the International Honor Society of Scientific and Engineering Research

Lin, Victor National Science Foundation Early Career Award
Lipert, Robert

R&D 100 Award for Ramanprobes, a new-generation immunoassay system

Mallapragada, Surya

Iowa State University Bailey Research Award for innovative research in high-risk areas addressing emerging scientific, technical and/or societal problems

McKinney, Elizabeth Iowa State University Teaching Excellence Award
Netzloff, Heather

Sleight Graduate Student Chemistry Scholarship for research excellence from the ISU chemistry department

Nilsen-Hamilton, Marit Regents Award for Faculty Exceleence
Olson, Ryan

Graduate student selected by DOE to attend 53rd Meeting of Nobel Laureates in Lindau, Germany

Pecharsky, Vitalij

Innovative Housing Technology Award from TecHome Builder magazine (for magnetic refrigeration technology)

Porter, Marc

R&D 100 Award for Ramanprobes, a new-generation immunoassay system

Rintelman, Jamie Iowa State University Research Excellence Award
Schmalian, Joerg Iowa State Foundation  Award for Early Achievement in Research
Sleege, Gary Iowa State University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Research Excellence Award
Soukoulis, Costas

Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Research Award given to foreign scholars with internationally recognized academic qualifications

Thompson, R. Bruce Elected to the National Academy of Enigineering
Varganov, Sergey

Alpha Chi Sigma Award for research excellence from the ISU chemistry department

Yeung, Ed First recipient of the Robert Allen Wright Chair at ISU, for building and enhancing the general excellence of ISU ‘s academic programs

2002


 Aikens, Christine  

One of approximately 30 graduate students nationwide selected by DOE to attend the June/July Lindau Conference in Germany.  The conference is a small, select gathering of Nobel Laureates in Chemistry, Physics, and Physiology or Medicine.

Gordon, Mark Fullbright Award for four months of research at the Australian National University
Johnson, Dennis

James Huntington Ellis Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Introductory Teaching at the ISU 2002 Spring Convocation and Awards Ceremony

Kenkel, John

Associate member of Sigma Xi

Mal Iles Innovation Award

Klem, Michael Associate member of Sigma Xi
Lente, Gabor Fullbright Scholar
Li, Bin Full member of Sigma Xi
Lin, Qisheng Full member of Sigma Xi
Liu, Shan Full member of Sigma Xi
Liu, Shengfeng Full member of Sigma Xi
Mallapragada, Surya

Named as one of the Top 100 Innovators of 2002 by Technology Review Magazine, Massachusetts Institute of Technology 

Mozharivskyj, Yurij Associate member of Sigma Xi
Mudring, Anja-Verena Full member of Sigma Xi
Porter, Marc Iowa State University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences in Research Creativity
Ruedenberg, Klaus American Chemical Society Award in Theorhetical Chemistry
Soukoulis, Costas American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow
Sheares, Valerie

Selected by Am. Chem. Soc. Women Chemist Committee as one of 12 American women judged to be rising stars in the field of chemistry.  Will be profiled in Chemical and Engineering News in 2002.

Thiel, Pat

Named Distinguished Professor of be the Iowa State Univeristy College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Trahanovsky, Kathleen

ISU Alumni Association Faculty Citation for inspiring service to students, alumni, the university and the profession

 Yeung, Ed  

American Chemical Society Award in Chromatography

ISU Foundation Award for Outstanding Achievement in Research

Iowa Industry and da Vinci Conference award in the category ofCommercialization of Innovative Technology

Named Hunan University's first ever Honorary Professor

International Prize of the Belgian Society of Pharmaceutical Sciences