April 22, 2011

Sarita Prasad Awarded for Outstanding Doctoral Work

ECE doctoral student Sarita Prasad has just been named the recipient of the national 2010 Arthur H. Guenther Student Award granted by the Pulsed Power Science & Technology Committee of IEEE's Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society.

The award recognizes outstanding contributions as a student in pulsed power engineering, science or technology and includes a check for $1,000. The criteria used in selecting the recipient include quality of research contributions, quality of educational accomplishments, and quality and significance of publications and patents.

Prasad was awarded NPSS's Graduate Scholarship Award in 2009.

She will receive the Art Guenther award during the 18th International Pulsed Power Conference to be held June 19-23 in Chicago.

Congratulations, Sarita.