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Congratulations Dr. Kapania

March 28, 2016


Dr. Rakesh Kapania has been selected to receive the AIAA Multidisciplinary Design Optimization Award.  

The award is presented for outstanding contributions to the development and/or application of techniques of multidisciplinary design optimization in the context of aerospace engineering.   The citation for the award reads, “For significant contributions in the MDO of truss-braced aircraft, efficient supersonic air vehicles, and pioneering the MDO of wings with curvilinear Spars and Ribs.”    


The award medal and certificate will be presented at AIAA Aviation 2016 in June.