Arthur M. Bueche Award

Recipients of the Arthur M. Bueche Award

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  • 2016
    Dr. Henry T. Yang
    Dr. Henry T. Yang
    Chancellor
    University of California, Santa Barbara
    CitationFor seminal research in aerospace, civil, and mechanical engineering; superb contributions to national science and technology policy; and enhancements to international technological development and cooperation.
  • 2015
    Dr. William F. Banholzer
    Dr. William F. Banholzer
    Research Professor
    University of Wisconsin-Madison
    CitationFor his extraordinary record of new products commercialization and improvement in university-industry relationships through innovative intellectual property treatment and joint industry-academic funding.
  • 2014
    Siegfried S. Hecker Biography
    Dr. Siegfried S. Hecker
    Professor (research)
    Stanford University, Department of Management Science and Engineering
    CitationFor contributions to nuclear science and engineering and for service to the nation through nuclear diplomacy.
  • 2013
    John E. Kelly III Biography
    Dr. John E. Kelly III
    IBM Senior Vice President and Director of IBM Research
    IBM
    CitationFor his leadership in driving US semiconductor technology excellence through the creation of world class government, university, and corporate R&D partnerships.
  • 2012
    James J. Duderstadt Biography
    Dr. James J. Duderstadt
    President Emeritus and University Professor of Science and Engineering
    University of Michigan
    CitationFor leadership in academe and national service to support innovative science and technology policies.
  • 2011
    Charles Elachi
    Charles Elachi
    Director
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory
    CitationFor innovations in planetary remote sensing science and technology, and distinguished leadership in creating government, university and industry partnerships and space technology policies.
  • 2010
    Dr. Anita K. Jones
    Dr. Anita K. Jones
    University Professor Emerita
    University of Virginia
    CitationFor leadership in the development of U.S. science and technology policy and the development of technologies for national security, including technical contributions to high performance computing and cybersecurity.
  • 2009
    Dr. Sheila E. Widnall
    Dr. Sheila E. Widnall
    Institute Professor
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    CitationA remarkable academic career in fluid dynamics combined with the highest levels of public service, and for championing the role of women in engineering.
  • 2008
    Dr. G. Wayne Clough
    Dr. Wayne G. Clough
    Secretary
    Smithsonian Institution
    CitationOutstanding accomplishments advancing civil engineering and higher education, and for leadership promoting U.S. international competitiveness.
  • 2007
    Dr. Jordan J. Baruch
    Dr. Jordan J. Baruch
    President
    Jordan Baruch Associates
    CitationThe promotion of innovation and management of science and technology nationally and internationally, thereby enhancing the economy of the U.S. and developing nations.
  • 2006
    Dr. Chauncey Starr
    Dr. Chauncey Starr
    President Emeritus
    Electric Power Research Institute
    CitationLeadership in the development of nuclear power, contributions to the creation of the field of risk analysis and leadership in electric power R&D as the founding president of EPRI.
  • 2005
    Dr. Leo Young
    Dr. Leo Young
    Director for Research (Retired)
    United States Department of Defense
    CitationLeadership in sponsoring collaborative research programs among academic, industrial, and government engineers and scientists.
  • 2004
    Dr. John Brooks Slaughter
    Dr. John Brooks Slaughter
    President and CEO
    National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering
    CitationSupport of engineering research and education within the National Science Foundation, many contributions to the development of science and technology policy, and lifelong dedication to increasing diversity in the disciplines of science and engineering.
  • 2003
    Dr. Robert A. Frosch
    Robert A. Frosch
    Senior Research Fellow
    Harvard University
    CitationA career of advances in aerospace and automotive technology, and industrial ecology; and for administration of R&D in industry, government, and academia.
  • 2001
    Dr. Ian M. Ross
    Dr. Ian M. Ross
    President Emeritus
    Bell Laboratories
    CitationHis contributions to semiconductor development, his leadership of engineering for communications networks and the Apollo program, and his role in shaping national policies affecting the semiconductor industry.
  • 2000
    Charles M. Vest
    Charles M. Vest
    President
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
    CitationIn recognition of outstanding university leadership, commitment and effectiveness in helping mold government policy in support of research, and forging linkages between academia and industry.
  • 1999
    H. Guyford Stever
    H. Guyford Stever
    Former President
    Carnegie Mellon University
    CitationA lifetime of exceptional service to engineering and society as a researcher, university president, and government official, and for the style of leadership that has made him a preeminent U.S. statesman in science and technology.
  • 1998
    John H. Gibbons
    John H. Gibbons
    Former Advisor to the President for Science and Technology and Former Director
    Office of Science and Technology Policy
    CitationIn recognition of a distinguished career devoted to sound technology assessment, science policy in the national interest, wise counsel to the federal government, efficient use of our energy resources, and effective stewardship of our Earth's environment.
  • 1997
    Erich Bloch
    Erich Bloch
    Distinguished Fellow
    Council on Competitiveness
    CitationHis path-finding leadership in the computer industry, for distinguished and bold leadership of national science and technology policy, and for stimulating industry-government-academic cooperation.
  • 1996
    William J. Perry
    William J. Perry
    U.S. Secretary of Defense
    CitationHis contributions to and his visionary leadership in the application of advanced technology to national security needs.