B.R. Appleton (former ORNL Associate Director), Lynn Boatner, and C.W. White (retired) have been elected fellows of the Materials Research Society.
Dana Christensen has been appointed a member of the University of Tennessee's College of Engineering Board of Advisors.
Thomas Wilbanks has received the President's Award for 2009 from the Association of American Geographers.
Patrick Mullholland has been elected a fellow of the American Geophysical Union.
ORNL received the Secretary's Achievement Honor Award from the U.S. Department of Energy, for significant technical contributions to support nonproliferation goals of the Department and the U.S. Government. Stan Moses, Norm Turk, Emily Jones and their team have received the Secretary's Achievement Honor Award from the U.S. Department of Energy, for their major contributions to U.S. nonproliferation policy that significantly strengthened national and global security.
Claudia Rawn has been appointed a member of the U.S. National Committee for Crystallography by the National Academies.
Mark Reeves has received the Laboratory Representative of the Year, 2008, award from the Federal Laboratory Consortium, Southeast Region.
ORNL has received the Federal Champion Award from Morehouse College. ORNL has also been cited as the Top Supporter of Historically Black Colleges and Universities and Minority-Serving Institutions, 2009, by U.S. Black Engineer and Information Technology Magazine.
Pat Hu has been appointed a member of the National Cooperative Highway Research Program Project by the National Research Council/Transportation Research Board.
John Groff has received both the Bronze Star, for his exceptional meritorious service and contribution to Operation Iraqi Freedom, and a Meritorious Service Medal, for his exceptional leadership, knowledge and dedication to duty, from the U.S. Army.
Edgar Lara-Curzio has received the Arthur Frederick Greaves-Walker Award from the American Ceramic Society and the National Institute of Ceramic Engineers.
Stephen Burnette has been elected to the Distinguished Alumnus Academy by the Tennessee Technological University's Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering.
Fue Xiong received the Outstanding Graduate Award in Mechanical Engineering Technology from Pellissippi State Technical Community College's Engineering and Media Technology Department.
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