Frank J. Rizzo Award

Call for Nominations of the Frank J. Rizzo Award

Nominations are being accepted for the Frank J. Rizzo Award to be presented at IABEM 2016

The Frank J. Rizzo Award was established by IABEM to honor outstanding individuals and their research in the field of BIE/BEM. The main criterion in selecting the award winner is based on the seminal contributions of the individual in BIE/BEM research that have long lasting impact to the field. Further considerations include contributions in promoting BIE/BEM and support to the BIE/BEM community, including IABEM.

To nominate someone for this award, please submit your letter of nomination with a copy of the nominee's curriculum vitae to the Chair of the Award Committee (Dr. Yijun Liu, E-mail: by April 1, 2016.

The Frank J. Rizzo Award Committee:

Dr. Yijun Liu, Chair (University of Cincinnati) 
Dr. Marc Bonnet (Unité de Mathématiques Appliquées)
Dr. Naoshi Nishimura (Kyoto University)
Dr. Olaf Steinbach (Graz University of Technology)
Dr. Johannes Tausch (Southern Methodist University)


Recipients of the Frank J. Rizzo Award:

Professor Frank J. Rizzo, Iowa State University, USA (2004)

Professor Wolfgang L. Wendland, University of Stuttgart, Germany (2006)

Professor Jean-Claude Nédélec, Ecole Polytechnique, France (2011)

Subrata Mukherjee, Cornell University, USA (2013)

Martin Costabel, Universite Rennes 1, France (2014)

Steven L. Crouch, University of Minnesota, USA (2016)