Awards and Honors

SELECTED AWARDS and HONORS FOR GREESHMA GADIKOTA

AFRL Summer Faculty Fellow (2021)

Invited speaker in the 2021 German-American Frontiers of Engineering Meeting hosted by NAE, OakRidge, TN (2021)

Selected as Frontiers of Energy Research Rising Stars (2021)

Minerals 2020 Young Investigator Award (2020)

National Academy of Engineering’s 2020 US Frontiers of Engineering Symposium, Golden, CO (2020)

American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Sabic Young Professional Award by the Particle Technology Forum (2020)

Scialog Fellow in Negative Emissions Science (2020)

Sigma Xi, nominated for full membership (2020)

DOE CAREER award from the Office of Basic Energy Sciences (2019)

Thrust Lead on Dynamic Characterization for DOE-Energy Frontiers Research Center (EFRC), Multi-scale Fluid-Solid Interactions in Architected and Natural Materials (MUSE) (2018-2022)

Best Paper Award for Postdoctoral Fellows, Carbon Mitigation Initiative led by Princeton University and British Petroleum (BP) (2018)

Invited Speaker, National Academy of Science Workshop on Subsurface Geological Capture and Storage of CO2, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA (2017)

Selected as “Civil and Environmental Engineering Rising Stars” by Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston, MA (2015)

Selected as the Best Presentation in “Novel Gas-Liquid and Gas-Liquid-Solid Reaction Pathways for Sustainable Energy and Environment I” Session, The 12th International Conference on Gas-Liquid and Gas-Liquid-Solid Reactor Engineering, New York, NY (2015)

Selected as the Best Presentation in “Carbon Capture, Control and Sequestration” Session, AICHE Conference, Pittsburgh, PA (2012)

Outstanding Reviewer Recognition by Chemical Engineering Science and Desalination (2015)

Travel Grant to perform neutron scattering experiments at the NIST Center for Neutron Research (2016)

Travel Grant to attend The Gordon Research Conference on Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage (2015)

Travel Grant awarded by Earth Institute, Columbia University (2010)

As an undergraduate student

Society of Women Engineers Outstanding Chemical Engineering Undergraduate Award, Michigan State University (2007)

Best Michigan State University Entry in the 2007 AIChE Student Contest Problem for Senior Design (2007)

Dean’s List (every semester from Fall 2003 to Spring 2007)

Sigma Xi Outstanding Scientific Research Award, Michigan State University (2006)

AIChE Donald F. Othmer Sophomore Academic Excellence Award, Michigan State University (2005)

The Molly Brennan and William Devlin Endowed Scholarship (2006)

Maurice G. and Sara V. Larian Scholarship (2006, 2005)

William F. Uhl Scholarship (2005)

Dorothy Widick Memorial Scholarship (2004)

Honors College Excellence Scholarship Awarded for Incoming Freshmen (2003-2007)

SELECTED STUDENT AWARDS and HONORS

Meishen Liu, PhD Student

  • Selected as Cornell Commercialization Fellow and participant in the NSF I-Corps Program (2020)
  • Travel Grant covering travel and registration to attend and present at the 2019 Gordon Research Conference – Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage (2019)
  • Travel Grant to perform neutron scattering experiments at the NIST Center for Neutron Research (2018)
  • Second place in the Grainger Institute of Engineering Poster Session, University of Wisconsin, Madison (2018)
  • Becker Travel Supplements Award to ACS Spring 2018 Meeting (2018)

Hassnain Asgar, PhD Student

  • Recipient of the outstanding presentation award in the DOE EFRC MUSE All Hands Meeting (2020)
  • Elected member of the Editorial Board of the DOE EFRC Newsletter (2020)
  • Travel Grant to attend the Advanced Photon Source/Center for Nanoscale Materials (APS/CNM) Users Meeting at Argonne National Laboratory (2019)
  • Travel Grant to perform neutron scattering experiments at the NIST Center for Neutron Research (2019)
  • Selected to attend the Summer School for Neutron and X-Ray Scattering (2019)

Sohaib Mohammed, PhD Student

  • Recipient of the outstanding presentation award at the DOE EFRC MUSE All Hands Meeting (2020)

Tianhe Yin, PhD Student

  • Selected to attend the Summer School for Neutron and X-Ray Scattering (2020)

Prince Ochonma, PhD Student

  • Selected to attend the Summer School for Neutron and X-Ray Scattering (2021)
  • Awarded Cornell Atkinson Small Grant (2020)
  • Featured in the Cornell Engineering Spotlight (2020)

Erin Elizabeth Huang (Undergraduate Student, Chemical and Biological Engineering, Cornell University)

  • Rawlings Cornell Presidential Research Scholars Fellow (Fall 2020)
  • Cornell Engineering Learning Initiatives Undergraduate Research Award supported by Phillips 66 (Spring 2020)

Allison Hohenshil (Undergraduate Student, Chemical and Biological Engineering, Cornell University)

  • Cornell Engineering Learning Initiatives Undergraduate Research Award supported by Air Products (Summer 2020)

Claire Blaudeau (Undergraduate Student, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University)

  • Cornell Engineering Learning Initiatives Undergraduate Research Award supported by John A. Swanson ’61, MBE ’62, MME ’63 (Summer 2020)
  • Awarded Cornell Atkinson Small Grant (2020)