Russell S. Springer Award

Established in 1954, this award recognizes the author of an original and outstanding technical paper that is published in SAE literature in the year for which the recipient is selected.  The technical paper shall demonstrate and be judged on originality, outstanding content and contribution to the industry.  To encourage younger member achievement, the recipient must be an SAE member who is 36 years of age or younger at the time of the presentation.

The award honors the late Russell S. Springer who funded this award through his bequest.

 

Past Recipients

Year

Name

Employer

2017

Youngki Kim

University of Michigan

Paul Dekraker

US Environmental Protection Agency

Mark Stuhldreher

US Environmental Protection Agency

2016

Xinran Tao

Clemson University

John R. Wagner

Clemson University

2015

Luis Rabelo

University of Central Florida

Tom Clark

ERC Inc.

2014

Michael G Leffert

General Motors

Narasimha Putcha

General Motors

Jeffrey Santrock

General Motors

Bryan Styles

General Motors

Curtis Vincent

General Motors

2013

Predrag Hrnjak

Univ of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Huize Li

University Of Illinois

2012

Kristofer D Kusano

Virginia Tech

2011

Reese Allen

Electroimpact Inc

2010

Benjamin Petersen

Sandia National Laboratories

2009

Mikael Karlsson

Swenox AB

2008

Kentaro Sugimura

Honda

2007

Rishikesh Venugopal

Purdue University

2006

Cherian Idicheria

GM R&D Center

2005

Magnus Sjoberg

Sandia National Laboratories

2004

Edward Nam

EPA

2003

Lyle M Pickett

Sandia National Laboratories

2002

Dr Kenneth Buckholtz PhD

Boeing Co

2001

Carl Hergart

GM R&D Center

2000

Soe Naing

Cranfield Univ

1999

Dr Rob Lee

Shell Global Solutions UK

1989

David M Held

Cummins Inc

1988

James F Kunz

Mega Corp

1987

David Arnett

Univ of Texas-Austin

1986

Matthew Bartlett

Behr America Inc

1985

 

Marvin D Beasley

CalsonicKansei North America Inc

Kenneth Stoss

John Deere Product Engineering Center

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