The ICCES T.H.H. PIAN AWARD is given to a researcher, from anywhere in the world, in recognition of her/his contributions to any area germane to the ICCES conferences, and in recognition of her/his services to ICCES. This award honors Professor THH Pian, who for nearly 50 years at MIT, played a significant role in educating several generations of students in the areas of structural and computational mechanics.
Professor Kazuhiko Kakuda
ICCES Citation: For distinguished contributions to computational fluid dynamics through particle methods.
Professor Padraic O’Donoghue
National University of Ireland
ICCES Citation: For contributions to teaching and research in computational mechanics in the Republic of Ireland.