Ramulu Mamidala, a professor of Mechanical Engineering at University of Washington and an alumnus of Osmania University

has been honoured with the Isadore T. Davis Award for Excellence in Collaboration of Engineering Education and Industry by the American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE). Prof. Ramulu was recognised for his leadership and outstanding record in promoting collaborative education and research with industry. He has designed and developed manufacturing methods for a wide range of systems,

from the B2 bomber to the Boeing 787. He did his BE from OU Engineering College and M.Tech from IIT Delhi.