Gido Research Group

Academic Honors

University of Massachusetts

  • The Mettler Toledo Thermal Analysis Award in Honor of Prof. Edith A. Turi. Shared with E. B. Coughlin, 2002
  • The OMNOVA Solutions Foundation, OMNOVA Solutions Signature University Award for Research, 2000
  • NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award, 1996
  • Army Young Investigator Award, 1995
  • W. M. Keck Foundation Award, 1994

Graduate School

  • Materials Research Society (MRS) Graduate Student Award Winner, 1991
  • Sigma Xi, National Scientific Research Honor Society, 1990
  • Austin Endowed Fellowship, sponsored by Dow Chemical, 1988


  • Tau Beta Pi national engineering honor society (Princeton Univ. Chapter), 1986
  • Gilbert Solar Scholarship of the American Society for Metals, 1984
  • Carl J. Long Science Award & Scholarship of the Pennsylvania Air Force Association, 1984