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Paper / Presentation / Journal Awards:

Editor's' Top 5 Picks of 2021: Science Robotics

Cover Article: 
Science Robotics. May 2021.
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International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA)
     Finalist for Best Paper in Manipulation
    "Pre-Grasp Sliding Manipulation Planning of Thin Objects Using
      Soft, Compliant, or Underactuated Hands"

International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA)
    Finalist for Best Paper in Manipulation
    "Learning Modes of Within-hand Manipulation"

National Science Foundation Emerging Researchers National 
Conference (ERN)
    Second Place in Computer Science and Information Management
    “Computer Vision ‘See and Avoid’ Simulation using OpenGL
     and OpenCV”


NSF Graduate Research Fellow

Robert E. Apfel Graduate Fellowship (Yale University)

Tau Beta Pi Fellow

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program Honorable Mention


National Barry M. Goldwater Scholar

National Tau Beta Pi Scholar

Youngstown State University Scholars Program USXXI                    
     Full-Funded Academic Merit Scholarship  

Recognition and Honor Societies:

Ohio State Senate Recognition Award

Ohio State House of Representatives Recognition Award                    
ΦΚΦ National Honor Society                                                          
ΠΜΕ National Math Honor Society                                              
ΤΒΠ National Engineering Society

Gould Honors Society (YSU's Phi Beta Kappa)
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