Computational Solid Mechanics.
Cabell Graduate Fellowship, Northwestern University, 1988-89
IBM Faculty Development Award, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, 1994
Ralph L. Barnett Excellence in Teaching Award, IIT, 1999
Excellence in Teaching Award, IIT, 2006
"Finite element method: applications in solids structures and heat transfer,"published by Taylor and Francis, CRC Press in 2005.