Scott Curran, a researcher at the U.S. Department of Energyâ€™s Oak Ridge National Laboratory, has received the Society for Automotive Engineers Foundationâ€™s 2015 Stefan Pischinger Young Industry Leadership Award.
The award, given this week at this yearâ€™s SAE Foundation Annual Celebration in Detroit, highlights early career individuals who demonstrate leadership potential and promote STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics)-based researched in their respective fields. The SAE Foundation is the charitable branch of the SAE International professional society.
A recipient of three engineering degrees from the University of Tennessee, Curran has been an active member of the SAE since his college days and has been involved in DOEâ€™s Advanced Vehicle Technical Competition as both a student and an advisor. [Read more…]