Ozbolat to Receive ASME, Pi Tau Sigma Gold Medal

Thursday, May 8, 2014

Ibrahim Ozbolat, assistant professor of mechanical and industrial engineering and co-director of the Advanced Manufacturing Technology Group at the UI Center for Computer-Aided Design, will receive the 2014 Gold Medal from Pi Tau Sigma and ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers).

The award recognizes a young engineering graduate who has demonstrated outstanding achievement in mechanical engineering within 10 years of graduation.

Ozbolat will receive the award November 16 during the ASME Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition in Quebec, Canada.

Pi Tau Sigma is the international mechanical engineering honor society.  ASME has more than 130,000 members in 158 countries worldwide.