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Office of Engineering Research and Graduate Programs

Office of Engineering Research and Graduate Programs
Kansas State University
College of Engineering
1042 Rathbone Hall
1701B Platt St.
Manhattan, KS 66506

785-532-5844
Fax:785-532-7810
ergp@k-state.edu

Recent Graduate Student Award Recipients

Fall 2016

Robert I-Jen and Sophia Shui-Kan Jung Graduate Scholarship in Engineering
  • Zhiqiang Xiong, doctorate student in computer science
  • Youji Xu, doctorate student in biological and agricultural engineering
  • Haotian Wu, doctorate student in electrical and computer engineering
  • Xingdong Wu, doctorate student in civil engineering
  • Wenkai Fu, doctorate student in nuclear engineering
John A. Angold Graduate Engineering Scholarship
  • Yu-Szu Chen, master's student in civil engineering
  • Lisa Shofstall, doctorate student in civil engineering
Graduate Student Council Research and the State

The following engineering students were selected to present at the Capitol Graduate Research Summit in Topeka, KS. 

  • Josh Weese, doctoral student in computer science
  • Md. Zahidul Karim, doctoral student in civil engineering
  • Zheng Zhao, doctoral student in biological and agricultural engineering
  • Tri Tran, doctoral student in civil engineering

Spring 2016

K-State Graduate Research, Arts and Discovery (GRAD) Forum 
  • Laura Soto Sierra, master's student in biological and agricultural engineering was awarded first place in the interdisciplinary research poster competition
  • Jacob Lamb, doctoral student in electrical engineering was awarded first in the engineering/math/physical sciences oral presentation (group one)
  • Weston Koehn, master's student in civil engineering was awarded first place in the engineering/math/physical sciences poster presentation (group one)
  • Rund Al Masri, doctoral student in civil engineering was awarded first place engineering/math/physical sciences poster presentation (group two)
  • Jan Sebek, doctoral student in electrical engineering was awarded second in the engineering/math/physical sciences oral presentation (group one)
  • Akanksha Singh, doctoral student in electrical engineering was awarded second in the engineering/math/physical sciences poster presentation (group two)
  • Yulia Burakova, doctoral student in chemical engineering was awarded second place in the interdisciplinary research oral presentation
  • Kari Bigham, master's student in biological and agricultural engineering was awarded third place in the engineering/math/physical sciences oral presentation (group one)
  • Kimberly Plevniak, master's student in biological and agricultural engineering was awarded third place in the engineering/math/physical sciences poster presentation (group two)
Alumni Association International Leadership Award

This award honors outstanding multicultural students for their contributions to K-State. Only four awards are given university-wide.

Syeda Rubaiyat Aziz, Ph.D. doctoral candidate in civil engineering

Presidential Scholarship for Australia

Marta Miletic, doctoral student in civil engineering will spend one year at the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia