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- Michael Glaum and Hamid Dokht-Taghirad were awarded the J.W.
McConnell Memorial Fellowships for 1995-96.
- Noga Arenson, M.Eng. student of Mechanical Engineering, was
awarded the Eileen Peters McGill Major Fellowship for 1995-96.
- At the IRIS/PRECARN Conference held in Vancouver in June, John
Zelek won first prize in the poster competition for the vision group
for his presentation entitled ``Task Driven Behavioral Navigation:
Where am I going? How should I get there?''
- At the same conference, the prize for the best demo was awarded
to Prof. Vincent Hayward for his demo on a haptic device called the
- Prof. Jorge Angeles was elected President of the International
Federation for the Theory of Machines and Mechanisms (IFToMM) at the
8th General Assembly in Milan, Aug. 31. He will occupy the position
from January 1996 to December 1999.
- Julie Payette, Ph.D. student and member of the Canadian
Astronaut Program, was appointed to NSERC in April.
- Prof. Steve Zucker was nominated for the 1996 David Thompson
Award for Excellence in Teaching and ranked in the top ten nominees.
- Prof. Evangelos Papadopoulos received the Outstanding Paper
Award, 1995 CSME Transactions, during the '96 CSME Conference in
Hamilton, for his paper entitled ``A Design Methodology for Zero
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