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John Jeppson Award

Tatsuki Ohji

By Deidre Haignere / May 9, 2016

Tatsuki Ohji is a Prime Senior Research Scientist at the  National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan. He received his BS and MS in mechanical engineering from Nagoya Institute of Technology and his Ph. D. in inorganic materials engineering from Tokyo Institute of Technology. He has authored or coauthored more than 350…

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Katherine T. Faber

By Deidre Haignere / May 15, 2015

Katherine T. Faber currently holds the positions of Simon Ramo Professor of Materials Science at the California Institute of Technology and Co-Director of the Northwestern University-Art Institute of Chicago Center for Scientific Studies in the Arts at Northwestern University.  Her research interests include fracture of brittle materials, toughening mechanisms, ceramic composites and coatings, porous ceramics,…

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Harlan U. Anderson

By Deidre Haignere / May 1, 2014

Dr. Harlan U. Anderson is Curators’ Professor of Ceramic Engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology (MS&T). His teaching and research interests and long term involvement in both insulating and conducting oxides has led to him being recognized as one of the world’s leading authorities on electronic ceramics, solid oxide fuel cells and oxygen…

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Anil Virkar

By Deidre Haignere / May 14, 2013

Anil Virkar is Distinguished Professor in the Department of Materials Science & Engineering at the University of Utah. He is also the Director of NSF MRSEC at Utah on Plasmonics and Spintronics. He is a cofounder and Vice President of Materials and Systems Research, Inc. (MSRI) (www.msrihome.com), a small company based in Salt Lake City,…

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John Jeppson Award

By Eileen De Guire / March 6, 2013

The Jeppson Award recognizes distinguished scientific, technical, or engineering achievements in ceramics.

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