This award is given at the annual ASME Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems (SMASIS).
Zhongjie Li, Lei Zuo, Jian Kuang and George Luhrs of State University of New York at Stony Brook, USA for their paper ‘Energy-harvesting shock absorber with a mechanical motion rectifier’.
Ganesh Raghunath from the University of Maryland for his paper ‘Non-Contact Torque Measurement using Magnetostrictive Galfenol’
Shihong Zhao and Alper Erturk for their paper ‘Electroelastic modeling and experimental validation of piezoeletric energy harvesting from broadband random vibrations’.
Jared Hobeck and Daniel J Inman for their paper ‘Energy Harvesting from Turbulence-Induced Vibration in Air Flow Artificial Piezoelectric Grass Concept’
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Hongbo Wang for his paper ‘A Phase Field Model of Photo-induced Trans-Cis-Trans Bending of Liquid Crystal Elastomer Films’