awards

  • J. Wayne and Kathy Richards Faculty Fellow in Engineering link
  • Best Faculty Paper Award at 'The 46th International Conference on Computers & Industrial Engineering (CIE 46)' for the paper 'Towards an Operator 4.0 Topology: A Human-Centric Perspective n the Fourth Industrial Revolution Technologies'
  • BIG12 Fellowship to support a research visit at Texas Tech University
  • IDEA Fellowship in the office of the Provost of West Virginia University
  • IPID4ALL – Senior Researcher mobility grant. Funding for guest lecture at the University of Oldenburg, Oldenburg, Germany.    
  • 'Springer Theses - Recognizing Outstanding Ph.D. Research' award. The best theses from internationally top-ranked research institutes are selected annually for the award and publication in the prestigious Springer Theses series. (Free publication in the series, complementary author exemplars plus monetary price) link
  • Annual Grant for Doctoral Students from German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD Jahresstipendium für Doktoranden); August 2013 – Mai 2014. (Full funding incl. travel cost, living expenses, health insurance, research expenses) link
  • Best Presentation Award, LDIC 2012 Doctoral Workshop. link
  • Best Paper Award, APMS 2011 Doctoral Workshop for the Best Research Plan. link
  • Rheinstahl-Stiftung scholarship recipient from ThyssenKrupp Technologies AG. Scholarship for exceptional engineering graduate students. (Funding incl. monetary support of living expenses) link
  • e-fellows scholarship (sponsors e.g., McKinsey, Deutsche Telekom, DHL). (Funding incl. access to academic databases (e.g., Academic Search premier), access to mentors, subscriptions to academic journals, etc.) link
  • careerloft scholarship (sponsors e.g., Audi, BCG, SAP). (Funding incl. access to academic databases (e.g., SpringerLink), monetary support for literature, etc.) link
  • Top Student in International Business for the March 2008 Graduation. (Master of Professional Business Studies Programm at AUT University Business School, Auckland, New Zealand)