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Meet the 2023 TMS Honors and Awards Recipients

Congratulations to the 2023 TMS award recipients! A complete list of honorees can now be viewed through the TMS Honors and Awards website. Awards are given at the Society and Division level, as well as in young professional and student categories, recognizing a variety of accomplishments by scientists and engineers in all phases of their careers. The highest honor that the Society can bestow is the TMS Fellow Award. This year, the following individuals (pictured) will be inducted into the 2023 TMS Class of Fellows: 
  • Irene Beyerlein
  • Julie Christodoulou
  • David Furrer
  • Alan Luo
  • En (Evan) Ma
  • Ramana G. Reddy
  • James Warren
  • Ji-Cheng (JC) Zhao

If you’ll be attending the TMS 2023 Annual Meeting & Exhibition, plan to join us in honoring these recipients at the TMS-AIME Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, March 22. All TMS2023 attendees are invited to attend the ceremony.

Nominations for most 2024 TMS awards will be accepted through April 1, 2023. View available awards and nomination requirements and learn tips for submitting nomination and application packets through the TMS Honors & Awards website


Two Key Deadlines for TMS2023

The TMS 2023 Annual Meeting & Exhibition (TMS2023) takes place March 19–23, but the time to finalize your plans is now. Two key deadlines are approaching for attendees: 

Thursday, February 23: UPDATED: Thursday, March 2: This is the deadline to book housing for TMS2023, but rooms are selling out quickly. Attendees are encouraged to make reservations as soon as possible. Book your room today through the TMS2023 website.

Wednesday, March 8: If you plan to attend any social or networking events, such as luncheons, dinners, or ticketed receptions, please purchase your tickets by this date. Tickets will not be sold onsite for these events. You can purchase them during the conference registration process or add them to an existing registration through the TMS2023 Registration web page.

Registration is still open for TMS2023, which will take place in San Diego, California. 
Editor's Choice: Read Outstanding TMS Journal Content in February

A limited number of Editor’s Choice articles from TMS journals are selected and made available to the public at no charge. This distinct honor is awarded to fewer than 5% of papers published in the respective journals each year. In addition to high-quality writing, these notable articles are distinguished by attributes such as outstanding science, innovative methods, impactful outputs, historical significance, and/or broad interest to the readership.

Click to read the following selections from recent issues for free:

New from JOM

"A Hybrid Rotor Design with Reduced Rare Earth Magnets for Traction Motors," A. P. S. Baghel & I. C. Nlebedim

New from Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A

"Benchmark Al-Cu Solidification Experiments in Microgravity and on Earth," Thomas J. Williams & Christoph Beckermann

New from Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B

"Slag Flow in the Packed Bed With Varied Properties and Bed Conditions: Numerical Investigation," X. F. Dong, et al.

February Journal of the Month

Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A

TMS members can access the full content of all of these journals by logging in to the Journals section of the TMS website.