Awards at the 36th IAHR World Congress, The Hague, 2015
Jean Paul Chabard
In recognition of his outstanding contribution in promoting the development of numerical simulation tools both for free-surface flows and for thermal-hydraulic applications, and for his devoted service to IAHR in various capacities including chair of the Fluid Phenomena and Energy Exchanges committee, to more recently service as Vice President during the period 2001-2005 and 2007-2011.
Joseph Hun-Wei Lee
In recognition of his outstanding achievements in environmental hydraulics and in particular to the theory of buoyant jets and its application to environmental engineering, and to his service to the Association most recently as Vice President from 2007-2011 and most recently as Editor-in –Chief of the Journal of Hydro-environment Research.
In recognition of his outstanding achievements to port and harbour engineering in his country, and to his loyal and unwavering support to the IAHR secretariat in Madrid during a period of global economic turmoil.
5th M. Selim Yalin Lifetime Achievement Award
for enduring theoretical, experimental and modeling contributions to the understanding of sediment and debris transport processes and excellence in graduate teaching and advancement of academic programs in hydraulic engineering.
19th Arthur Ippen Award
for outstanding contributions in the field of fluid mechanics with special emphasis on turbulence modeling for addressing complex, real-life hydraulics problems
18th Harold Jan Schoemaker Award
Large-eddy simulation in hydraulics: Quo Vadis?, 2014, 52(4), pp 441-452
12th John F. Kennedy Student Paper Competition
, Switzerland and Portugal
for paper Fluid-structure-interaction in pipe coils during hydraulic transients: numerical and experimental analysis Download
for paper Large-eddy simulation of vertical axis tidal turbines: study of the blockage effect
2015 Willi H. Hager JHR Best Reviewer Award
Dr Jorge Abad
for outstanding reviews during the period 2012-2014
JRBM Best Paper Award
2015 IAHR Hydro-Environment World Heritage Award
Dutch Water Boards, The Netherlands