Randal W. Beard, from electrical and computer engineering, received the Karl G. Maeser Research and Creative Arts Award for outstanding research and creative accomplishments.
Beard is widely considered an international expert in the area of coordinated control of small unmanned aerial vehicles and his research has allowed him to mentor 27 graduate students, many undergraduates and other faculty members. He is the past recipient of the BYU Young Scholar and Technology Transfer awards.
Other faculty members receiving awards:
Brian D. Jensen, Mechanical Engineering--Young Scholar Award
Barry M. Lunt, School of Technology-- Technology Transfer Award
Paul T. Skaggs, School of Technology -- Edwin Cozzens Teaching & Learning Fellowship
For a complete listing of university awards, click here.