Gustav Eirich Award Entries Sought
The Eirich Award will be presented to three candidates based on the discussion of environmental aspects, energy and other resources; the potential for significant impacts in the industry; design and modeling for practical application; and the processing aspects of the development. Awards will be presented at the Annual International Colloquium on Refractories in Aachen, Germany, on October 19-20, and the winners will present their papers as an invited lecturer at the meeting.
The main topics to be considered for the awards are the refractory-based topics of raw materials, materials and components; application technologies; and topics concerning the study of materials under the terms of “high-temperature materials” or “the modern refractory.”
The awards will be offered for dissertations and/or independent research work with scientific content. The scientific content can be related to doctorates or post-doctoral work. The work should have been completed no more than two years ago.
Abstracts must be submitted by May 31. For more information, call (49) 2624-9473171 or visit www.eirich-award.eu.