Citation: "For decades of leadership in implementing new initiatives
for the TMS Board of Directors, International Af-fairs Committee, Nuclear
Materials Committee, and Accreditation Committee."
Biography: Carl McHargue is director and professor at the Center
for Materials Processing at the University of Tennessee.
Dr. McHargue earned a B.S. and an M.S. in metallurgical engineering
and a Ph.D. in physical metallurgy from the University of Kentucky in
1949, 1951, and 1953, respectively. He was senior research staff and
manager of basic energy science, materials sciences (1953-1990) and
concurrently professor materials science and engineering at the University
of Tennessee (1960-1990). He also acted as visiting professor at the
University of Newcastle upon Tyne (1987) and adjoint professor at Vanderbilt
Dr. McHargue has served on numerous administrative and technical committees
and councils for many societies, including the TMS Board of Directors,
Nuclear Materials Committee, Education Committee, Accreditation Committee,
International Affairs Committee, Structural Materials Division Council,
ABET Visitor, and Representative to Engineering Accreditation Commission.
He has authored 220 papers, edited 4 books, and holds 2 U.S. patents.