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Ming-Chen Hsu to Receive 2019 USACM Gallagher Young Investigator Award

Ming-Chen Hsu, assistant professor of mechanical engineering, has been selected as the 2019 U.S. Association for Computational Mechanics Gallagher Young Investigator Award, one of the most prestigious honors from the global computational mechanics’ community. The Gallagher Young Investigator Award is given to an outstanding investigator under the age of 40, who is recognized for outstanding accomplishments, particularly outstanding published papers.

Hsu is being honored “for innovative and pioneering work in immersogeometric fluid-structure interaction method development and advanced modeling and simulation of biomedical, wind, and other real-world science and engineering applications.”

The award will be presented to Hsu at the awards ceremony during the 15th U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics on July 28-August 1 in Austin, Texas.