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Eric Shaqfeh
[ Curriculum Vitae ]
Professor of Chemical Engineering
and of Mechanical Engineering
Institute of Computational and Mathematical Engineering

Ph.D. Stanford University
Transport, Rheology and Complex Fluids

443 Via Ortega
Shriram 207
Stanford, CA 94305

phone: (650) 723 - 3764
fax: (650) 725 - 3525


Administrative Assistant
Annie Jensen : (650) 723 - 7503

Awards and Honors
1981 Graduated summa cum Laude, Princeton University
1981-present Phi Beta Kappa
1980-present Tau Beta Pi
1981 Xerox Award for the Best Undergraduate Chemical Engineering Thesis, Princeton Uni- versity
1977-81 Princeton Academic Scholarship
1981 Stanford Dean's Fellowship
1982 Teaching Assistant of the Year, Chemical Eng. Department, Stanford
1986 NATO Postdoctoral Fellowship (for study in Cambridge, Eng.)
1989 Francois N. Frenkiel Award, Division of Fluid Dynamics, American Physical Society
1990-95 NSF Presidential Young Investigator
1991-96 David and Lucile Packard Fellow in Science and Engineering
1994 Camille and Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award
1994 W.M. Keck Foundation Engineering Teaching Excellence Award
1997 Editor's Choice Award and Second Prize, National Library of Poetry North Amer- ican Poetry Competition
1998 Curtis W. McGraw Research Award from the American Society of Engineering Education
1999 Thiele Lectureship, Department of Chemical Engineering, Notre Dame University, South Bend, IN
2000 Fellow of the American Physical Society, September
2001 Van Ness Lectureship, Department of Chemical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
2003 Merck Distinguished Lecturer, Department of Chemical Engineering, Rutgers
2003 Stanley Corrsin Lectureship, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, The Johns Hopkins University
2004 Hougen Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Wisconsin
2004 Stanley Katz Lecturer, Chemical Engineering Department, City College of New York, NY NY
2006-present Associate Editor of Physics of Fluids
2007 (October 29) College of Engineering Distinguished Lecturer, University of Tennessee at Knoxville
2008 - present Editorial Board, Korea-Australia Rheology Journal
Sept 2008 - present, Editorial Board, Chemical Engineering Communications
June 2009- present, Editorial Board, Polymers
2011, Ronald Probstein Lecturer in Engineering Science, MIT, March
2011, E.C. Bingham Medal (for Outstanding Contributions to Rheology), Society of Rheology
2011, Lester Levi Carter Endowed Professorship, Stanford
2013, National Academy of Engineering

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