Grad student Lichen Fang to receive Student Travel Award from ASME

September 18, 2019

Congratulations to HEMI graduate student Lichen Fang on receiving the 2019 Haythornthwaite Foundation Student Travel Award from the Applied Mechanics Division of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)!

Fang is a PhD student in Professor Sung Hoon Kang’s group within the Department of Mechanical Engineering. His research interests focus on utilizing mechanics and materials in order to better understand the world of architected functional materials.

The 2019 Haythornthwaite Foundation Student Travel Award grants Fang the opportunity to attend the 2019 ASME IMECE conference in Salt Lake City, Utah this November and present in Track 11 — Mechanics of Solids, Structures, and Fluids. The award will reimburse his IMECE 2019 travel expenses up to $1000 and will be announced during the Applied Mechanics Division Banquet.

This article originally appeared on the HEMI website >> 

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