The Center for Freeform Optics
An Industry/University Cooperative Research Center

Congratulations to Konstantinos Falaggis

Congratulations to Konstantinos Falaggis, UNC Charlotte College of Engineering who received:

  • Early Career Faculty Award
The College of Engineering Early Career Faculty Award is given to the assistant professor within the College of Engineering who demonstrated early research success. The factors considered in this award are:
  1. scholarly dissemination,
  2. student integration into the research,
  3. extramurally funded research, and
  4. national/international recognition and leadership roles in professional societies. 
  • ​Excellence in Graduate Teaching Award for:
  1. Establishing successful autonomous learning strategies that enhances student attitudes, motivation, and confidence. 
  2. Demonstrate effective strategies that motivate self-learning and result in a mitigation of academic integrity violations.
  3. Developing courses (including Optical Metrology, Differential Equations, and Linear Algebra) that comply with educational standards.
  4. Finally, because students love those teaching strategies.