Ni-Co 2021 Plenary Session

TMS2021 Acta Materialia Symposium

Tuesday, March 16, 2021
2:00 p.m. EDT
Session Chair
Carolyn Hansson, University of Waterloo

Four individuals will deliver talks at this special session, which honors their achievements as recipients of this year’s Acta Materialia awards. All TMS2021 Virtual attendees are invited to attend this session and hear from award recipients.

Featured Speakers

Acta Materialia Gold Medal Lecture

Günter Gottstein, Distinguished Senior Professor, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
"Modeling Microstructure Complexity for Better Property Predictions"

Acta Materialia Silver Medal Lecture

Julie Cairney, Director of Australian Centre for Microscopy and Microanalysis, The University of Sydney, Australia
"Measuring Hydrogen in Steels by Using Atom Probe Tomography"

Acta Materialia Hollomon Materials and Society Award

Qingjie Zhang, Professor, Wuhan University of Technology, China
"Global Energy Challenges and Development of Thermoelectric Materials and Systems in China"

Acta Materialia Mary Fortune Global Diversity Lecture

Katalin Balazsi, Head of Thin Film Physics Department, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Hungary
"STEM Mentor Programs and New Opportunities for Women and Other Under-Represented Groups in Materials Science"