J. Kim Vandiver Salad

  • Nationality:United States
  • Professional filed: Marine engineering equipment and vessels
  • Academic degree: PHD candidate
  • Working language: English
  • Working life: ten year
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  • Service form: United States
  • Graduated school: MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
  • Academic degree: PHD candidate

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About mentor

Profile Overview

J. Kim Vandiver is MIT's Dean for Undergraduate Research, Director of the Edgerton Center and Director of MIT's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP), which involves 80% of MIT's undergraduate students in research projects with MIT research staff and faculty. In 1992 he founded the Edgerton Center at MIT, which provides resources for MIT students engaged in hands-on educational projects. The Center also runs a K-12 outreach program for local teachers and their classrooms.He is a Registered Mechanical Engineer in the state of Massachusetts and is an active consultant in structural dynamics with the offshore engineering industry. He is also a certified flight instructor for gliders.

Credentials & Honors

Bronze Star (Vietnam War), US Army corps of Engineers: 1971
Republic of Vietnam Honor Medal, US Army 1971
Doherty Professor in Ocean Utilization 1976 to 1978
ASME A. Lubinski Best Paper Award for the Best Petroleum
Mechanical Engineering Paper at the Offshore Technology Conference 1983
MIT Graduate Student Council Teaching Award 1987
MIT President's Award for Community Service 1998
MacVicarprofessorship for excellence in teaching 2001 2011
MIT Excellence Award given to the staff of the Edgerton Center 2003
Offshore Technology Conference Distinguished Achievement Award for Individuals 2005
Distinguished Eagle Scout Award 2006
ASME A. Lubinski Best Paper Award for the Best Petroleum Mechanical Engineering Paper at the Offshore Technology Conference 2006
MIT DUE Infinite Mile Team Award 2010
Arthur C Smith Award for Meaningful Contributions and Devotion to Student Life and Learning 2011
MIT Gordon Y Billard Award-“for special service of outstanding merit performed for the Institute. 2012

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