Honors and awards

March 2017

Lu receives NSF CAREER award

Meng Lu, associate professor of electrical and computer engineering and of mechanical engineering, has received the National Science Foundation's CAREER award for a project that aims at developing the next generation diagnostic technology using an engineered paper strip. The technology has the potential to drive down the cost of the health care system. The five-year award will fund Lu's interdisciplinary research through 2022.

Main receives association service award

Rodger Main, director of the Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, is the 2017 recipient of the Howard Dunne Memorial Award from the American Association of Swine Veterinarians. The award is given annually to an association member who has made a significant contribution and rendered outstanding service to AASV and the swine industry.