Recipients: 1998 Light Metals Division
Best Paper Award
The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society
Light Metals Division
Best Paper Award
, established in 1994, is presented to the author(s) of a paper published in an issue of the preceding volume year of
under a light metals-related technical topic.
"A Technology Roadmap for the U.S. Aluminum Industry" in
H.S. Kenchington is team leader of aluminum in the Office of Industrial Technologies, U.S. Department of Energy. He earned his M.Sc. in engineering management at George Washington University in 1990.
Quote on behalf of the Light Metals Division
Best Paper Award Winners:
"Over the last 3-4 years, the Department of Energy (DOE) via the Office of Industrial Technologies has been working with the aluminum industry to develop a R&D partnership. Through the Industries of the Future initiative, the aluminum industry has been able to develop a long-term vision for the future to sustain its global competitiveness. The aluminum technology roadmap, developed by industry, serves to identify, prioritize, and align research needs. This award further supports the need for collaborative research among the industry and between industry and government to meet the challenges of the 21st century."
J.L. Eisenhauer is assistant vice president at Energetics. He earned his M.B.A. in operations management at the University of Washington in 1982.
J.A.S. Green is vice president of technology at the Aluminum Association. He earned his Ph.D. in electrochemistry from the Queens University of Belfast, Northern Ireland.
The information on this page is maintained by Nellie Luther (
Award Nomination Form
About TMS Awards