UOP Technology Award

UOP Technology Award

The UOP Technology Award, established 1973, recognized an outstanding achievement in the conception, design, or implementation of instrumentation and/or process control in an area of activity covered by the scope of the Society's Automation & Technology Department. The award was endowed by UOP, Des Plaines, Illinois, a Platinum Patron of ISA's Honors & Awards Program.

Honorees

1973 F.K. Harris
1974 E.D.Mannherz
1974 R.F. Schmoock
1975 H.S. Harman
1976 E.R. Fenske
1977 R.L. Frick
1978 A.D. Kurtz
1979 I. Cherniack
1980 J.M Paros
1981 R. Villalobos
1982 L.J. Griffey
1983 V.V. Tivy
1984 Not Awarded
1985 R. Dallimonti
1986 Not Awarded
1987 H.D. Baumann
1988 P.B. Jacob
1989 Yog-Zai Lu
1990 D.A. Krohn
1991 R. Gilmont
1992 T.P. Wang
1993 W.H. Wagner
1994 J.G. Converse
1995 K.L. Hopkins
1996 J.J. McCarthy
1997 Not Awarded
1998 Not Awarded
1999 W.F. Bechtel
2000 V.A. Lauher
2001 L.H. Fricke
2002 D.W. Spitzer
2003 Not Awarded
2004 P. van Vuuren
2005 J.W. Harris
2006 C.R. Jones
2007 D.P. Mayeaux
2008 S.W. Allison
2009 V.R. Dooley
2010 Not Awarded
2011 B. Beauregard

Kermit M. Fischer Environmental Award

Kermit M. Fischer Environmental Award

The Kermit M. Fischer Environmental Award recognized an outstanding achievement in the conception, design, and/or implementation of an application of instrumentation and/or automatic control in the field of environmental science, including applications for the enhancement or preservation of the environment. The award was in memory of Kermit Fischer.

Honorees

1980 J.A. Almo
1981 R.M. Arthur
1982 T.L. Stewart
1983 J.F. Roesler
1984 C.E. Everest
1985 B.B. Mishra
1986 L.B. Marsh
1987 Not Awarded
1988 Not Awarded
1989 H.E. Magadanz
1990 Not Awarded
1991 G.K. McMillan
1992 Not Awarded
1993 R.S. Saltzman
1994 Not Awarded
1995 Not Awarded
1996 G.B. Foster
1997 D.E. Podkulski
1998 M.L. Simpson
1999 Not Awarded
2000 Not Awarded
2001 R.E. Sherman
2002 Not Awarded
2003 Not Awarded
2004 J.M. Clemons
2006 J.F. Tatera
2007 Not Awarded
2008 Not Awarded
2009 Not Awarded
2010 Not Awarded
2011 Not Awarded

ISA Analysis Division Luft Award

ISA Analysis Division Luft Award

The ISA Analysis Division Luft Award recognized outstanding contributions in the analytical technology field. The award was named after the recognized inventor of the first process analyzer, Dr. Karl F. Luft, on the 75th anniversary of this technology in 2008 and was endowed by the ISA Analysis Division, a Platinum Patron of ISA's Honors & Awards Program.

Honorees

2009 J.M. Clemons
2010 R.S. Saltzman
2011 J.G. Converse

E. G. Bailey Award

E. G. Bailey Award

The E.G. Bailey Award, established in 1985, recognized excellence in the design, development or application of instrumentation, systems, and automation in the utilities or process control industries. The award was in honor of E. G. Bailey, an Honorary Member of ISA.

Honorees

1985 A.I. Pressman
1986 Not Awarded
1987 Not Awarded
1988 W.M. Hickam
1989 J. Staroselsky
1990 C.E. Wood
1991 J.E. Pitrak
1992 Not Awarded
1993 T.L. Tolliver
1994 G.L. Faul
1995 F.P. Harthun
1996 D.D. Harrold
1997 D.K. Frerichs
1998 S. Raghavachardi
1999 I.C. Ume
2000 Not Awarded
2001 G.R. White
2002 Not Awarded
2003 T.D. Schleiss
2004 R.H. Morse
2005 D.E. Labbe
2006 C.W. Taft
2007 Not Awarded
2008 J.W. Gay
2009 Not Awarded
2010 Not Awarded
2011 R.G. Dhalwani

 

Douglas H. Annin Award

Douglas H. Annin Award

The Douglas H. Annin Award recognized an outstanding achievement in the design, application, or development of the components in an automatic control system from the input measurement through the final control element. The award was in honor of Douglas H. Annin, a pioneer in modern-day control valve actuation and control valve body design.

Honorees

1985 J.E. Hewson
1986 G.F. Stiles
1987 E.H. Bristol
1988 O.P. Lovett
1989 J.B. Arant
1990 E.F. Holben
1991 J.J. Pinto
1992 D.W. Spitzer
1993 L. Datta-Barua
1994 Not Awarded
1995 H.W. Boger
1996 Not Awarded
1997 Not Awarded
1998 Not Awarded
1999 Not Awarded
2000 Not Awarded
2001 J.S. Alford, Jr.
2002 L.C. de Souza
2003 J. P. Gerry
2004 S. Rhee
2006 T.R. Barben
2007 G.K. Law
2008 J. Steinke
2009 Not Awarded
2010 Not Awarded
2011 Not Awarded

Albert F. Sperry Award

Albert F. Sperry Award

The Albert F. Sperry Founder Award was the Society's outstanding achievement award and recognized an outstanding technical, educational or philosophical contribution to the science and technology of instrumentation, systems, and automation. The award was named for Albert F. Sperry who was internationally recognized for his contributions to the advancement and development of instrumentation as an innovator, a business executive and a Society leader. He served as the first ISA President and was elected an Honorary Member of ISA in 1956.

Honorees

1955 L. deForest
1960 E. Muller
1961 M.J.E. Golay
1962 D.P. Eckman
1963 N. Minorsky
1964 D. Nickerson
1965 D.G. Lampard
1965 A.M. Thompson
1966 D.M. Boyd Jr.
1967 A. Kolin
1968 N. Cohn
1969 A.M. Zarem
1970 H.P. Kalmus
1971 A.R. Barringer
1972 H.R. Chope
1973 S.P. Jackson
1974 J.G. Ziegler
1974 N.B. Nichols
1975 J.E. Starr
1976 M.A. Faget
1977 A.C. Ruge
1978 W.C. Baumann
1978 H. Small
1978 T. Stevens
1979 P.J. Herzl
1980 W.P. Kistler
1981 W.A. Bajek
1982 C.C. Waugh
1983 V.J. Cushing
1984 G.B. Foster
1985 P.S. Buckley
1986 Not Awarded
1987 Not Awarded
1988 F.G. Shinskey
1989 Not Awarded
1990 T.J. Williams
1991 S.G. Dukelow
1992 H.E. Weaver, Jr.
1993 Not Awarded
1994 C.H. Cho
1995 Not Awarded
1996 Not Awarded
1997 Not Awarded
1998 Not Awarded
1999 R. Dallimonti
2000 Not Awarded
2001 C.R. Liboni
2002 A.M Dowell III
2002 E.M. Drake
2002 W.H. Johnson, Jr.
2003 Not Awarded
2004 J.A. Pittman
2005 A.E. Summers
2006 J.M. Paros
2007 H.P. Zinschlag
2008 R.L. Moore
2009 K. Pister
2010 Not Awarded
2011 Not Awarded

Arnold O. Beckman Award

Arnold O. Beckman Award

The Arnold O. Beckman Founder Award recognized a significant technological contribution to the conception and implementation of a new principle of instrument design, development or application. The award was given in honor of Dr. Arnold O. Beckman who is internationally recognized for his outstanding contributions as a scientist, educator, executive, humanitarian and civic leader. He served as President of the Society in 1952 and was elected an Honorary Member in 1959.

Honorees:

1960 B.M Horton
1961 C.H. Townes
1962 Not Awarded
1963 D.H. Johnson
1964 W.P. Mason
1965 G.W. Cook
1966 J.C. Moore
1967 R.J. Parent
1968 W.F. Gerdes
1969 K.S. Lion
1970 J.E. Faller
1971 D.R. Harting
1972 J.C. Telinde
1973 A.E. O'Keeffe
1974 R.A. Kamper
1975 J.F. Holland
1975 J.D. McLean
1976 Not Awarded
1977 W.L. Wilcock
1978 R.S. Newbower
1979 V.J. Caldecourt
1979 R.H. Solem
1979 E.E. Timm
1979 D.I. Townsend
1980 Not Awarded
1981 Not Awarded
1982 A.E. Rodely
1983 T.E. Miller Jr.
1983 H. Small
1984 C.W. Munday
1985 R.E. Self
1986 Not Awarded
1987 Not Awarded
1988 Not Awarded
1989 E.J. Heilweil
1990 W.G. Jennings
1991 J.H. Kelly
1992 Not Awarded
1993 Not Awarded
1994 C.B. Heuszel
1995 D.W. Bible
1996 Not Awarded
1997 Not Awarded
1998 L.C. Maxey
1999 M. Agamalian
1999 G.D. Wignall
2000 Not Awarded
2001 Not Awarded
2002 Not Awarded
2003 Not Awarded
2004 Not Awarded
2005 Not Awarded
2006 Z. Chen
2007 C.D. Feng
2008 T. Thomas
2009 J.C. Ziegert
2010 Not Awarded
2011 M. Klein

Life Achievement Award

Life Achievement Award

The Life Achievement Award recognizes individuals with a history of sustained dedication to the instrumentation, systems, and automation community. This is a discretionary award of the Society and thus is not presented annually.

Honorees

1981 A.O. Beckman
1987 H.C. Frost
1990 E. Tieghi
1995 T.J. Williams
1998 J.R. Middleton
1999 R.E. Morley
2000 W.P. Kistler
2001 Not Awarded
2002 J.M. Berra
2002 F.L. Maltby
2003 Not Awarded
2004 A.T. Mansutti
2005 B.G. Lipták
2006 P.B. Pitsker
2007 K.A. Johanson
2008 F.G. Shinskey
2009 P.G. Martin
2010 G.K. McMillan
2011 W.G. Wilbanks

Honorary Member

Honorary Member

Recognizes individuals, members or non-members, whose support of and/or contributions to the advancement of the automation profession deserve special recognition. Honorary Member is the highest honor bestowed by the Society. An Honorary Member has the rights and privileges of a senior member.

Award and Presentation

Honorary Membership is conferred at the discretion of the Honors and Award Committee. There is no limit to the number of individuals who may granted Honorary Membership. The recognition includes a plaque to be presented to each recipient during the annual honors and awards program.

Qualifications

Candidates are identified, evaluated, and recommended by a subcommittee of the Honors and Awards Committee. The Honors and Awards Committee will review recommendations of the subcommittee and select a candidate to be submitted to the Executive Board for approval.

Honorary Members

The following is a list of those individuals whom the Society has conveyed the honor of ISA Honorary Member.

Honorees

1948 E.A. Uehline
1954 E.G. Bailey
1955 M.F. Behar
1955 R. Rimbach
1956 A.F. Sperry
1957 W.G. Brombacher
1957 R.D. Webb
1959 A.O. Beckman
1960 A.V. Astin
1961 I.M. Stein
1962 C.S. Draper
1963 W.R. Hewlett
1963 D. Packard
1964 B.G. Ballard
1964 B.H. Bristol
1965 H.F. Dever
1965 P.T. Sprague
1966 W.B. Jones
1967 J.D. Lindsey
1967 R.E. Olson
1968 W.A. Wildhack
1969 W.H. Howe
1970 R.P. Brown
1971 P. Hart
1971 J.G. Kerley
1972 J.W. Fisher
1972 R.T. Sheen
1973 H.F. Moore
1973 K. Fischer
1974 H. Vollum
1975 C.B. Moore
1976 N. Cohn
1976 J.M. Fluke
1976 F.A. Lennon
1977 N.W. Hartz
1977 J.A. Parker
1978 R.A. Bristol
1979 W.A. Kates
1979 N.B. Nichols
1979 P.A. Sprague
1980 W.A. Crawford
1980 R.A. Schlegel
1981 A.V. Novak
1981 E.W. Pitt
1982 P.F. Pagerey
1982 T.M. Shive
1983 R.L. Martin
1983 P. Wing Jr.
1984 D.C. Strain
1985 E.G. Rorke
1985 W.R. Sedlacek
1986 H.C. Webster
1987 J.H. Tolson
1988 J.T. Anagnost
1988 G. Striker
1989 E. Ambler
1989 H.S. Wilson
1990 M.A. Keyes IV
1990 T.M. Stout
1991 V.H. Heath
1992 P.W. Murrill
1993 W.A. Bajek
1994 L.M. Zoss
1995 C.F. Knight
1995 T.J. Williams
1996 M.D. Winfield
1997 Not Awarded
1998 Not Awarded
1999 W.B. Moore
2000 W.H. Gates
2000 B.R. Hollander
2001 G.F Harvey
2002 J. Truchard
2003 J.G. Stevenson
2004 L.M. Soule
2005 K.D. Nosbusch
2006 C.A. Cabrera
2007 W. Jeffrey
2008 H.D. Baumann
2008 M. Walker
2009 L.W. Moore
2010 D. Kamen
2011 A.S. Chatha
2012 P.J. Galeski