The 2014 AIAA-NCS Hal Andrews Young Engineer Scientist of the Year Award.
The Office of Naval Research (ONR) 2014 Young Investigator Program (YIP) award.
The Air Force 2014 Summer Faculty Fellowship Program (SFFP) award by the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE).
Associate Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 2013 - Present.
The Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award, 2012-2013.
The Outstanding Fluid-Structure-Interaction Technical Paper award at the 2012 ASME PVP Conference held in Toronto.
The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Invitation Fellowship for Short-Term Research in Japan, 2012.
Editorial board member of Computers and Fluids, an international journal.
"Overseas Research Student" (ORS) Awards 2002-2004, Awarded by Universities UK.
UK EPSRC PhD Studentship; 2001-2004.
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) from April 2000.
Honors and Awards received by Students
Andrew DeJong won one best presentation award at the 2014 joint UMD/JHU/GWU fluid mechanics symposium.
2nd place award of undergrad category to Todd Dillon in the AIAA Region I Young Professional, Student, and Education Conference 2013.
SEAS Undergraduate Fellowship to Todd Dillon.
NCAR Newkirk Fellowship to Mr. Junfeng Wang.
GWU Presidential Merit Fellowship to Mr. Christopher Cox.
AFOSR fellowship awarded to Mr. Junfeng Wang for attending 1st high-order CFD method workshop in Jan. 2012.
Attention on our research
Article in the most cited list: Liang, Kannan, and Wang (2009) .
Article in the most cited list: Liang and Papadakis (2007) .
CAF Article in the most downloaded list: Chen, Liang, and Lee 2012 (no. 19) .
CAF Article in the most downloaded list: Computers and Fluids (no. 22) .
PoF Article in the hottest list: Physics of Fluids (no. 10)
JFS Article in the hottest list: Journal of Fluid and Structures (no. 8)