Bohdan T. Kulakowski Travel Award

The Bohdan T. Kulakowski Scholarship Fund was established in 2006 in memory of Dr. Kulakowski, a highly acclaimed educator and researcher at Penn State who served as director of the Institute from 1992 to 2003. Dr. Kulakowski was highly regarded for his teaching at Penn State and won numerous awards. His honors include the University’s George W. Atherton Award for Excellence in Teaching, the Penn State Engineering Society (PSES) Outstanding Teaching Award, and the PSES Premier Teaching Award. In 2000, Discovery Magazine recognized his fuzzy logic algorithm for avoiding skidding accidents as one of its top ten technological innovations of the year.

To find out more about the Bohdan T. Kulakowski Travel Award, please contact the Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering at 814-865-1345 or email



The Thomas D. Larson Pennsylvania Transportation Institute is Penn State’s transportation research center. Since its founding in 1968, the Larson Institute has maintained a threefold mission of research, education, and service. The Institute brings together top faculty, world-class facilities and enterprising students from across the University in partnership with public and private stakeholders to address critical transportation-related problems.

Thomas D. Larson Pennsylvania Transportation Institute

201 Transportation Research Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-4710

Phone: 814-865-1891