Five ECE Faculty Members, Six ECE Students Honored at Georgia Tech Awards Programs

Atlanta, GA

Five faculty members from the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) received top Georgia Tech awards at the Institute’s Faculty & Staff Honors Luncheon, held on April 19 at the Student Center Ballroom.

ANAK Award – Robert Butera

Steven A. Denning Faculty Award for Global Engagement - Bernard Kippelen

Class of 1940 W. Howard Ector Outstanding Teacher Award - Chris Rozell

Center for Teaching and Learning Curriculum Innovation Award – The CREATE-X team: Raghupathy Sivakumar and Joyelle Harris (ECE), Ray Vito and Craig Forest (Mechanical Engineering), Karthik Ramachandran (Business), Keith McGreggor and Olufisayo Omojokun (Computer Science), Timothy Lee (Bioengineering)

Six ECE students were among the award winners recognized at the annual Georgia Tech Student Honors Celebration, held on April 16 at the Student Center Ballroom.

The following ECE-specific awards were recognized by College of Engineering (CoE) Associate Dean Laurence Jacobs at this event. 

Outstanding Computer Engineering Senior Award – Victor Barr

Outstanding Electrical Engineering Senior Award – Lara Orlandic

ECE Undergraduate Research Award – Sebastian Fernandez

Most Outstanding ECE Senior Co-op Award – Justin Kyaw Htay

The following ECE students were also recognized with awards given by other units and groups at Georgia Tech.

College of Engineering Honors Day Awards – Nicholas JoaquinSubhachote (Shane) Pornprinya

These awards are given to engineering students who have the best academic records at the end of the third year of undergraduate study. 

Thank you for your hard work and dedication to making Georgia Tech and ECE better places to be!

Additional Photos

ECE Professor Bernard Kippelen (left) with Vice Provost for International Initiatives Yves Berthelot

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ECE Professor Chris Rozell (left) with Provost Rafael Bras

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ECE Professor Raghupathy Sivakumar (left) with Center for Teaching and Learning Director Joyce Weinsheimer

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Victor Barr (right) with CoE Associate Dean Laurence Jacobs

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Lara Orlandic (right) with CoE Associate Dean Laurence Jacobs

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Sebastian Fernandez (right) with CoE Associate Dean Laurence Jacobs

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Justin Kyaw Htay (right) with College of Engineering Associate Dean Laurence Jacobs

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Nicholas Joaquin (right) with CoE Associate Dean Laurence Jacobs

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Subhachote (Shane) Pornprinya (right) with CoE Associate Dean Laurence Jacobs

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Last revised April 30, 2019