Awards

The 2015 Owens Corning Early Career Award is presented to Professor Thomas H. Epps, III of the University of Delaware. Prof. Epps is honored for “groundbreaking research in engineering block copolymer interfacial energetics for the nanoscale self-assembly of polymers in bulk, thin films and solutions”. The award will be presented at the MESD Plenary Session at the AIChE Annual Meeting in Salt Lake City.

The 2015 Charles M.A. Stine Award is presented to Professor Karen K. Gleason of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Prof. Gleason is honored for “new chemical insights into the scientific understanding of vapor deposition of organic materials and their translation to pioneering technologies for polymer coating of surfaces”. The award will be presented at the MESD Plenary Session at the AIChE Annual Meeting in Salt Lake City.


 

Owens Corning Early Career Award

The Owens Corning Early Career Award recognizes outstanding independent contributions to the scientific, technological, educational or service areas of materials science and engineering.

Braskem Award for Excellence in Materials Engineering and Science

The Braskem Award for Excellence in Materials Engineering and Science is bestowed annually to a leading researcher in recognition of outstanding contributions to the field of materials science and engineering. Previous Winners include many important researchers in the materials engineering field.