Excellence in Individual Technical Innovation, endowed by UOP, a Honeywell Company

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Excellence in Individual Technical Innovation, endowed by UOP, a Honeywell Company


Recognizes an individual who has played a critical role in the conception, design, and/or implementation of an innovative product, process and/or service.


The product, process and/or service has had profound impact on the effected industry, must be substantially described in at least one published patent, paper, or unclassified formal report, and displays technological originality; usefulness; and the successful implementation of the principles involved.

Nomination Process

Candidates are nominated by the membership on the proper form by the designated deadline. Nominations are reviewed by a subcommittee of the H&A Committee.

Administration and Judging

One overall honoree will be selected. In addition, based upon nominations, up to three honorees may be selected in a specific technology area. Awards citations will be written to identify the specific technology that is being recognized. Recommendation of the H&A Committee is submitted to the Executive Board for approval.

Past Honorees

2021 Fawaz Saleh Al-Hadlaq
2021 Omar Zayed Al-Zayed
2021 Fawaz Adnan Al-Sahan
2020 Soliman Almadi
2019 Jayesh Barve
2017 Manikandan Pandiyan
2016 Satish V. Pathak
2016 Yu Haibin, Ph.D., Prof.
2015 John A. McIlwain
2014 Theodore R. Barben
2014 Thomas J. Burke
2013 Richard D. Braatz, Ph.D.
2012 Shankar B. Baliga
2012 Robert L. Farmer

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