This Year's STLE Award Recipients

Each year, STLE honors individuals for outstanding achievements in the field of tribology and lubrication engineering that support our mission: "To advance the science of tribology and the practice of lubrication engineering in order to foster innovation, improve the performance of equipment and products, conserve resources and protect the environment." Complete roster of all award winners.
AwardFull NameCompany
Al Sonntag AwardDr. Ryan D. EvansThe Timken Company
Al Sonntag AwardMr. Gary L. Doll, Ph.DUniversity of Akron
Al Sonntag AwardMr. Harpal Singh, Ph.DSentient Science
Al Sonntag AwardMr. Kalyan C. Mutyala, Ph.DArgonne National Laboratory
Captain Alfred E. Hunt AwardDr. Piet M. LugtSKF Engineering & Research Centre B.V.
Captain Alfred E. Hunt AwardDr. Febin CyriacSRM University-AP, Amaravati
Captain Alfred E. Hunt AwardDr. Rob BosmanUniversity of Twente
E. Richard Booser ScholarshipMs. Alexis KruthUniversity of Akron
Early Careerist AwardDr. Diana BermanUniversity of North Texas
Early Careerist AwardDr. Giovanni RamirezBruker Nano Surfaces
Early Careerist AwardDr. Hongyu GaoSaarland University
Early Careerist AwardDr. Sougata RoyOak Ridge National Laboratory
Edmond E. Bisson AwardMr. Joerg LoosSchaeffler Technologies AG & Co. KG
Edmond E. Bisson AwardIris BergmannSchaeffler Technologies AG & Co. KG
Edmond E. Bisson AwardMr. Matthias GossSchaeffler Technologies AG & Co. KG
Elmer E. Klaus FellowshipMr. Nikolay GarabedianUniversity of Delaware
Frank P. Bussick AwardMaria Cristina ValigiUniversity of Perugia
Frank P. Bussick AwardClaudio BraccesiUniversity of Perugia
Frank P. Bussick AwardSilvia LogozzoUniversity of Perugia
P.M. Ku AwardDr. Rajesh J. ShahKoehler Instrument Company Inc.
STLE International AwardMr. Theodore W. SelbySavant Labs
Vic Joll AwardMr. Patrick Eugene BruttoFaith-Full MWF Consulting
Vic Joll AwardMr. Thomas L. LantzLantz Consulting Services
Walter D. Hodson Jr. AwardDr. Vincent StrubelBlickle Räder+Rollen
Wilber Deutsch Memorial AwardDr. David Christopher TalbotOhio State University
Wilber Deutsch Memorial AwardDr. Ahmet KahramanOhio State University
Wilber Deutsch Memorial AwardDr. Avinash SinghGeneral Motors
Wilber Deutsch Memorial AwardDr. Sheng LiWright State University
Wilber Deutsch Memorial AwardDr. Hai XuGeneral Motors Powertrain