Seyedfarid Ghahari, a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department was honored on January 10, 2017 as the recipient of the Chancellor’s Award for Postdoctoral Research in the honorable mention category by the Graduate Education Office at UCLA.

This award will provide a stipend ranging from $1,000 – $5,000 each to especially accomplished UCLA postdoctoral scholars recognized for their outstanding research. This prize was established in 1998 to recognize the important contributions that postdoctoral scholars make to UCLA’s research mission.