MAJOR AWARDS:

  • Charles Journal Jennings Memorial Award, American Welding Society,1968.
  • Blackall Machine Tool and Gage Award, ASME,1968.
  • National Education Award, SME, 1974.
  • The Fulbright-Hays Distinguished Professorship in Yugoslavia,1975.
  • AMOCO Distinguished Teaching Award, University of Wisconsin, 1977.
  • Springer Professorship Award, University of California-Berkeley, 1979.
  • University of Wisconsin Research Professor in Manufacturing Engineering, 1979.
  • Charles Russell Richards Memorial Award, ASME, 1981.
  • Member Academia Sinica, 1982.
  • Fellow ASME, 1983.
  • R. & P. Anderson Professorship, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, 1987.
  • Fulbright-Hays Distinguished Professorship in U.S.S.R. 1988

EDITORIAL BOARD MEMBERSHIP:

  • North American Metal Working Research Conference-Scientific Committee.
  • CIRP Manufacturing Systems.
  • International Journal of Machine Tool Design and Research.
  • Advisory Board for Material Processing – Theory and Practices, North-Holland Publishing Co., Amsterdam, New York, Oxford.