• National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship at Stanford University (September 2010 - August 2013)
  • Graduated Duke University Magna Cum Laude with Distinction in Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science (May 2008)
  • Deans List with Distinction at Duke University: Spring 2005, Fall 2005, Spring 2006, Spring 2007, Fall 2007
  • One of sixteen engineering students selected to serve as Engineering Student Marshals in May 2007 graduation at Duke University
  • John Philip Sousa Band Award at Mounds View High School (May 2004)