In 2019, the Solid Modeling Association (SMA) has introduced the title of SMA Fellow to recognize individuals with a distinguished record of research, accomplishment and publication in areas of Solid Modeling and demonstrated support of the SMA through membership and participation in the Association, its meetings and activities. All recipients shall be members in good standing of SMA.
Selection process and announcement
Each year, the nominees will be selected from all the submitted applications via a vote of the SMA Fellow Committee. The chair of that committee will be appointed each year by the chair of the SMA. The members of the committee will be appointed jointly by the Chair of the SMA and the Chair of the SMA Award Committee. The details of the nomination and voting process are left to the discretion of the Chair of the Committee. Each year, the list of people who received the SMA Fellow distinction will be announced at the SPM conference and will be posted on the SMA website.
2019 SOLID MODELING FELLOW STATUS: DUE MARCH 31, 2019
To nominate a candidate for the distinction of SMA Fellow, please fill in the nomination form (provided below) and email it to both the current Chair of the SMA (Jessica Zhang, firstname.lastname@example.org) and the current Chair of the SMA Award Committee (Sai Nelaturi, email@example.com) no later than March 31, 2019. A nominator can only nominate one candidate for each award. A candidate can only be nominated for one SMA award in a particular year. Self-nomination is not accepted. The current SMA EC members are not eligible for nominating or being nominated any SMA awards.
DEADLINE: The nomination deadline for SMA Fellows is March 31, 2019.