Senior, Tyler Torgerson, awarded STLE E. Richard Booser Scholarship Award

Tyler Torgerson, a senior undergraduate student in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering (MTSE), is the 2017 recipient of the E. Richard Booser Scholarship Award sponsored by the Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE).  The Booser scholarship is awarded annually to undergraduate students who have an interest in pursuing a career in tribology.  Tyler is shown receiving a $4,000 check from STLE President Dr. Ali Erdemir at the 72nd STLE annual conference held in Atlanta, GA.  Tyler is advised by Thomas Scharf, Professor in the Materials Science and Engineering Department. Congratulations Tyler!