By Amanda Campanaro

RamprasadR2014_wProfessor Rampi Ramprasad, Materials Science and Engineering, has been chosen for appointment to a Centennial Term Professorship as the School of Engineering continues to celebrate 100 years of research and growth.

The Centennial Term Professorships, established through an anonymous donation of $1 million, are aimed at recognizing outstanding faculty members who have left a lasting impact on the School of Engineering through leadership and innovation in teaching, research, mentorship, engagement, and institution building.

“I feel honored to have received this Professorship. It is wonderful to be at an institution and school where scholarship activities and scientific accomplishments are recognized,” Professor Ramprasad said.