SEMI-THERM 33 Scholarship Winners

K. Mulay Memorial Scholarship ($1,500)

for Best Student Paper at ST33

Experimental Study on Flow Boiling in a Hierarchial Manifold Microchannel Heat Sink Array

Kevin P Drummond, Purdue University

 

Celsia Inc. Scholarship ($1,000)
for Best Student Paper
in the area of Two-Phase Thermal Management at ST33

Experimental Study on Flow Boiling in a Hierarchial Manifold Microchannel Heat Sink Array

Kevin P Drummond, Purdue University

 

Thermal Engineering Associates, Inc. Scholarship ($1,000)
for Best Student Paper
in the area of Thermal Measurement Technology at ST33

Experiments on the Thermal Resistance of Deformable Thermal Interface Materials under Mechanical Loading

Richard Kenney, Villanova University

 

Center for Energy-Smart Electronic Systems Scholarship ($1,000)
for Best Student Paper
in the area of Energy-Smart Electronic Systems Technology at ST33

Impact of Elevated Temperature on Data center Operation based on Internal and External Instrumentation

Mohammad I. Tradat, Binghamton University

 

To be eligible, candidates must: 

  • Be senior undergraduate or graduate students at a recognized university
  • Part of a significant contributor on an academic or industry team
  • Be the first or second student author of the technical paper
  • Be the paper presenter at SEMI-THERM

Paper submissions must go through SEMI-THERM’s peer review process. Scholarship award selection will be based on: 

  • Originality of the reported activity
  • Technical proficiency demonstrated in the paper and the presentation
  • Contribution to contemporary electronics thermal management body of knowledge

The final selection decision will be made by the paper selection committee, including a representative of the scholarship sponsor.

SEMI-THERM reserves the right to not award the specific area scholarships if 


  • There are less than three student-submitted papers in the topic area, and
  • No student-submitted paper meets the criteria described above

Scholarship awards will be sent to each selectee within 15 days after SEMI-THERM.