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Engineering Systems Division

ESD Director Yossi Sheffi, 2009 Martore Award winner Donald Rosenfield, and Joseph Martore
Photo by Erica Bates
Charles "Harrison" Smith Award—In memory of LFM '99 alum Charles "Harrison" Smith to honor a first year LFM who exemplifies Smith's most remembered qualities while at LFM: living life to the fullest, bringing the class together, and making happy and lasting memories of the LFM experience for the entire cohort
  • Todd Waldron G,
    Philadelphia, PA

Joseph A. Martore Excellence in Teaching Award—Given to a full-time member of the ESD faculty or teaching staff in recognition of outstanding contributions to an ESD academic program in the areas of education and program development

  • Donald B. Rosenfield,
    Director, Leaders For Global Operations Program; Senior Lecturer, MIT Sloan School of Management

Capers and Marion McDonald Award for Excellence in Mentoring and Advising—To a faculty member who has demonstrated a lasting commitment to personal and professional development

  • Olivier de Weck,
    Associate Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics and Engineering Systems; Associate Director, Engineering Systems Division
Graduate Teaching Award
  • Jorge Fradinho Oliveira G,
    Birre, Portugal

SDM Best Thesis Award—Awarded for the thesis titled: “Status of Grid-Scale Energy Storage and Strategies for Accelerating Cost-Effective Deployment.”

  • John Kluza G

ESD.40 Product Design and Development Final Project Competition

  • 1st place—TeamA: Candi Johnson G, Jared Bernstrom G, Mike Schlichtmann G, Yuki Zhang G, Hank Roark G
  • Second place—Charcoal Ignitor Team: Bill Gavin G, Scott Hayes G, Antonio Triana G, James Franks G, Xiaobing Zhao G
  • Third place—eTouchTip Team: Patrick Brophy G, Aravind Ratnam G, Pat O’Reilly G, Rafael Maranon G, Jang Hoon Yoo G
Graduate Women of Excellence—Granted by the Office of the Dean for Graduate Education to graduate women who were nominated by their peers, faculty, and staff
  • Lynette Cheah G
  • Rhonda Jordan G
  • Sherrica Newsome G
  • Carrie Stalder G
  • Danielle Wood G