Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award Goes to Sayan Biswas

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ME Assistant Professor Sayan Biswas is the recipient of the prestigious Office of Naval Research 2023 Young Investigator Award, given to the best and brightest scientists and engineers from across academia.

The ONR Young Investigator Program (ONR YIP) is a highly competitive award for early-career researchers who demonstrate both academic achievement and the potential for significant scientific breakthroughs. For 2023, there were more than 170 ONR YIP applicants from 20 academic institutions, resulting in 25 awards.

Biswas' project was classified under the Aviation, Force Projection, and Integrated Defense category.