SAE International Distinguished Speaker Award Honoring Lloyd L. Withrow

Purpose:

This Award recognizes those individuals who have demonstrated outstanding presentation skills. The award's intent is to maintain high presentations at SAE technical sessions by recognizing individuals who make outstanding presentations at those sessions.

Withrow was an SAE Fellow and noted speaker at many SAE meetings and recognized for his outstanding communication skills, and his continual insistence that those he supervised also develop and demonstrate excellent communications skills, both written and oral.

Criteria:

Recipients are selected from the top 5% of presenters based on audience votes during the live presentation at WCX.

Recognition:

This includes a certificate.

YEAR RECIPIENT COMPANY
2017 Kristy B Arbogast Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
2017 Alessandro D'Adamo PhD Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia
2017 Dr Mark Devlin Afton Chemical Corp
2017 Jason Aaron Lustbader National Renewable Energy Laboratory
2017 Tadashi Naito Honda R&D Co Ltd
2016 James M Boileau Ford Motor Company
2016 Prof Fabio Bozza Univ of Naples
2016 Dr Timothy Johnson Corning Inc
2016 Dr Nicholas Oettle Jaguar Land Rover
2016 Brian Sisk A123 Systems Inc
2016 Glen C Steyer AAM (American Axle & Mfg Inc)
2016 Daniel E Williams PhD ZF TRW Commercial Steering Systems
2015 Dr Mehdi Ahmadian PhD Virginia Tech
2015 Adrian P Gaylard Jaguar Land Rover
2015 Harry Husted Delphi Powertrain
2015 Kristofer D Kusano Virginia Tech
2015 Dr James C Peyton Jones Villanova University
2015 Lyle M Pickett Sandia National Laboratories
2015 Dr Charles E Roberts Jr Southwest Research Institute
2015 Scott Sluder Oak Ridge National Laboratory
2014 Gregory H Guinther Afton Chemical Corp
2014 Alan Korn Meritor Wabco
2014 Charles Mueller Sandia National Laboratories
2014 Nils Olof Nylund VTT Technical Research Centre Of Finland
2014 Arnold Taube PE John Deere World Headquarters
2013 Dr Terrence Alger II Southwest Research Institute
2013 Timothy John Jacobs Texas A&M Univ
2013 Dr Timothy Johnson Corning Inc
2013 Alexander Sappok Massachusetts Institute of Technology
2012 Jeff D Colwell PhD Exponent Inc
2012 Dr Subramaniam Ganesan Oakland Univ
2012 D Gary Harlow Lehigh University
2012 Dr Gursaran D Mathur CalsonicKansei North America Inc
2012 Dr Rainer Neumann Visteon Deutschland GmbH
2012 Wim Van Dam Chevron Oronite
2012 Dr Xiaobo Yang Oshkosh Corp.
2011 Dr Guofei Chen United States Steel Corp
2011 Garrick J Forkenbrock National Hwy Traffic Safety Admin
2011 Prof Angelo Onorati Politecnico di Milano
2011 Georg Ostermeyer Univ Of Braunschweig
2011 John Rugh National Renewable Energy Laboratory
2011 Thomas Wallner PhD Argonne National Laboratory
2010 Dr Ashley L Dunn SEA Ltd.
2010 David Foster Univ of Wisconsin
2010 Dr Timothy Johnson Corning Inc
2010 Dr Matthew Reed Univ of Michigan - Ann Arbor
2010 Prof James W G Turner Lotus Engineering Ltd
2009 Prof John David Fieldhouse Univ of Huddersfield
2009 Dr John Krumm Microsoft Corp.
2009 Scott A Miers Michigan Technological Univ
2009 Dr James K. Thompson PE Bruel & Kjaer North America Inc
2009 Brian West Oak Ridge National Laboratory
2008 Kevin R Cooper Cooperaero Ltd
2008 Prof Hans-Elias De Bree Microflown Technologies BV
2008 Dr Paul R Donavan Illingworth & Rodkin Inc
2008 Markus Egelhaaf DEKRA Automobil GmbH
2008 H. Clay Gabler Virginia Tech
2008 Richard Hanowski Virginia Tech
2008 Dr Gursaran D Mathur CalsonicKansei North America Inc
2008 Charles Moritz Blachford Inc
2008 Mark P. B. Musculus Sandia National Laboratories
2008 Matt Parkinson PhD Penn State Univ-University Park
2008 Joseph L Stout Ford Motor Company
2008 Dr David C Viano ProBiomechanics LLC
2008 Dr Gary T Yamaguchi PhD Exponent Failure Analysis
2007 Dr Terrence Alger II Southwest Research Institute
2007 Dr John E Dec Sandia National Laboratories
2007 Dr Timothy Johnson Corning Inc
2007 Richard W Kent Univ of Virginia
2007 Prof Juergen Krahl Univ of Applied Sciences Coburg
2007 Dr Zissimos Mourelatos Oakland Univ
2007 Dr Matthew Reed Transportation Research Institute
2007 Dr Thomas W Ryan III Southwest Research Institute
2007 Dr Peter O Witze Sandia National Laboratories
2006 Dr Mark Devlin Afton Chemical Corp
2006 Dr Leonard Evans Science Serving Society
2006 Dr Michael Hamm Automotive Lighting
2006 Dr Daniel C Haworth Pennsylvania State Univ
2006 James L Linden General Motors
2006 Andreas Lippert General Motors
2006 James A McGeehan ChevronTexaco
2006 Brian OConnor Lubrizol Corp
2006 Dr Eric Schneider GM R&D Center
2006 Andrew Seybert Univ of Kentucky
2006 Dr Sandeep Sovani Fluent Inc
2006 Alfred Spada American Foundry Society Inc
2006 John F Van Derlofske Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
2006 Jerry R Veen Johnson Controls Inc
2006 Andrew Peter Walker Johnson Matthey Inc
2005 Kristy B Arbogast Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
2005 Phil Barnes Northrop Grumman Corp
2005 James Eng General Motors
2005 Dr Leonard Evans Science Serving Society
2005 Michael J Flannagan Univ of Michigan - Ann Arbor
2005 James L Linden General Motors
2005 Charles Mueller Sandia National Laboratories
2005 Antoni K Oppenheim Univ of California
2005 Antoni K Oppenheim Univ of California
2005 Dr Matthew Reed Transportation Research Institute
2005 Dr Kyung Tai Rhee Rutgers Univ
2005 Prof Christof Schulz Univ of Duisburg-Essen
2005 Philip R Scinto Lubrizol Corp
2005 Ben K Wada Applied Technologies Inc
2004 Dr Michael Covitch Lubrizol Corp
2004 David Phillip Gardiner Nexum Research Corp
2004 Dr Matthew Reed Transportation Research Institute
2003 John Abraham Purdue Univ-West Lafayette
2003 Dr Alan Druschitz INTERMET Corp
2003 Prof Heinz K Lindenmeier Universitat der Bondeswehr Munchen
2003 Miriam A Manary Transportation Research Institute
2003 H Paul Stough III NASA Langley Research Center
2002 Dr Michael Hamm Automotive Lighting
2002 Beate Heller Volkswagen AG
2002 James A McGeehan ChevronTexaco
2002 Edward C Myers Nova Chemicals Inc
2001 Dr Gino Sovran  
2001 Martin Wirth Ford Motor Company
2000 Dr Alexandros C Alkidas GM R&D Center
2000 Dr Suresh T Gulati Corning Inc
2000 Harold Haskew Harold Haskew and Associates
2000 Harold Haskew Harold Haskew and Associates
2000 Scott Jorgensen GM R&D Center
2000 Dr James A Spearot GM R&D Center
1999 Prof Gordon Blair Queen's Univ of Belfast
1999 Jeff Crandall Univ of Virginia
1999 Dr John E Dec Sandia National Laboratories
1999 James A McGeehan ChevronTexaco
1999 Bernie M Penetrante Lawrence Livermore National Lab
1999 Michael P Walsh Consultants
1998 David J Bateman DuPont Chemicals
1998 Dr Dennis Brinkman Safety Kleen Corp
1998 Dr Thomas W Dekleva ICI Americas Inc
1998 David Foster Univ of Wisconsin
1998 Dr Donald F Huelke PhD  
1997 Prof Roy Douglas Queen's Univ of Belfast
1997 Dr William R Leppard GM R&D Center
1997 James McCandless Alternative Fuel Technology LLC
1997 Anthony Moore Daimler Trucks North America LLC
1997 Dr Matthew Reed Transportation Research Institute
1997 Dr Rolf D Reitz Univ of Wisconsin Madison
1996 John V Werner State Farm Insurance Co
1995 Dr Gary Joseph Corrigan Dana
1995 Dr Todd Fansler GM R&D Center
1995 Dr Shirley E Schwartz GM R&D Center
1993 Dr Thomas Flaim Complex Building Systems Inc
1993 Dr Donald F Huelke PhD  
1993 Ed Snyder Univ of Dayton
1992 Charles A Amann KAB Engineering
1992 Marty A Barris Donaldson Company Inc
1992 Dr Jacob Klimstra NV Nederlandse Gasunie
1992 John R Needham Ricardo UK Ltd
1992 Dr Rolf D Reitz Univ of Wisconsin Madison
1992 Daniel W Wendland  
1991 Dr William R Leppard GM R&D Center
1991 Fred Lloyd Raybestos Products Co
1990 Dr Ather A Quader General Motors
1990 Dr Jan Roskam DAR Corporation (Design Analysis & Res)
1989 Dr James R Bennett GM Powertrain
1989 Dr Stuart P Keeler DEng ThyssenKrupp Budd Technical Center
1989 Paul Oppenheimer  
1989 Gerald Simon GM R&D Center
1988 Myron Ginsberg PhD HPC Research & Education
1988 Bruce J Holmes SmartSky Networks LLC
1988 Dr Donald F Huelke PhD Transportation Research Institute
1988 Timothy Tindall Detroit Diesel Corp
1987 Prof Gordon Blair Queen's Univ of Belfast
1987 Dr Robert Furey GM R&D Center
1987 Nancy Lynn Philippart General Motors
1987 Dr James A Spearot GM R&D Center
1986 Charles A Amann KAB Engineering
1986 Frank D Fruedenthal Altec Industries Inc
1986 Charles Jones Rotary Power Inc
1986 Dennis L Otto Timken Technology Center
1986 Richard Radlinski Radlinski & Associates
1986 Ben K Wada Applied Technologies Inc
1986 Neil Watson Imperial College of Science & Tech
1985 Hans Bajaria Multiface Inc
1985 Edward G Barry  
1985 Dr Edward R Jones Jones Reilly & Assoc
1985 James A McGeehan ChevronTexaco
1985 James A McGeehan Chevron
1985 James A McGeehan ChevronTexaco
1985 Dr Michael L McMillan GM R&D Center
1985 Wallace R Wade Ford Motor Company

Nominations reopen August 12 - September 30

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