Awards & Honours

  • 2003, June Senior Member of IEEE

(only 7% of approximately 382,000 members hold this grade)

As per IEEE www page
“The professional recognition of your peers for technical and professional excellence.”
“IEEE Bylaw I-105.3 sets forth the criteria for elevation to Senior Member Grade, as follows:
“… a candidate shall be an engineer, scientist, educator, technical executive or originator in IEEE-designated fields . The candidate shall have been in professional practice for at least ten years and shall have shown significant performance over a period of at least five of those years.

  • 2003, June CAIMS/SCMAI The Arthur Beaumont Distinguished Service Award

Citation: " The Arthur Beaumont Distinguished Service Award is presented to Dr. Anna Lawniczak of the University of Guelph in recognition of her outstanding service to the Society over the years 1996 to 2003, including four years as President. Dr. Lawniczak's legacy to the Society includes a new constitution, incorporation under the Canada Corporations Act, a change of name of the Society reflecting greater involvement in industrial mathematics, new liaisons with other national and international applied mathematics societies and the first CAIMS-SIAM joint Annual Meeting. "

  • 2003, June Named as a Fields Institute Fellow , lifetime designation

As per The Fields Institute www page “This lifetime appointment is conferred on certain individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the Fields Institute, its programs, and to the Canadian mathematical community.

  • 1998-2001 President of CAIMS/SCMAI(Canadian Applied and Industrial Mathematics Society
  • 1997-1998 President of CAMS/SCMA(Canadian Applied Mathematics Society
  • 1977 Summa cum laude M. Eng. In Math. Degree, Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland
  • 1977 First Prize of Polish Mathematical Society in the competition for “The Best Master Thesis in Probability Theory and Applied Mathematics”
  • 1972-1977 Five President Special Scientific Awards , Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland

Last modified on 2010-03-30