Curriculum Vitae

  • Invited participant in NAE Frontiers of Engineering Education Symposium, 2016
  • Class of 1940 Course Survey Teaching Effectiveness Award, 2016
  • Fellow, Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO)
  • Class of 1934 Outstanding Innovative Use of Education Technology Award, 2015
  • CEE Leadership in Use of Educational Technology Award, 2014
  • Eichholz Faculty Teaching Award, 2014
  • The article, “Bioinspired Algorithm for Autonomous Sensor-driven Guidance in Turbulent Chemical Plumes” was named a Highlight of 2012 by Bioinspiration & Biomimetics
  • Invited participant in 2008-2009 University Leadership Program (ULP)
  • CEE Excellence in Service Award, 2008
  • CEE Outstanding Teacher Award, 2004
  • British Petroleum / CETL Junior Faculty Teaching Excellence Award, 2001
  • CEE Outstanding Interdisciplinary Activity Award, 2000
  • Lloyd S. Burr Memorial Endowment Scholarship, 1989 – 1990
  • Edward Frank Kraft Scholarship, 1985
  • Graduated with High Honors, University of California at Davis, 1989
  • Tau Beta Pi National Engineering Honor Society