Ceramic Industry

Morgan Ceramics CEO Presents Academic Research Prize

December 18, 2012

Andrew Hosty, CEO of Morgan Ceramics, recently awarded the company’s 2012 Professor Sir Richard Brook Prize for the Best Ceramics Ph.D. in the UK to Bai Cui., Ph.D., of the Department of Materials Science & Engineering at the University of Illinois. Cui received the award for his study on Microstructural Evolution and Oxidation Behaviour of Spark Plasma Sintered MAX Ceramics, undertaken while at Imperial College London.

“As a global leader in ceramics, we have been delighted to sponsor the Brook Prize for a second year and offer our hearty congratulations to Dr. Cui for his pioneering academic study,” Hosty said. “It is this type of work that is driving forward new uses for ceramics and ceramic-based materials across an ever-broader range of industry sectors.”

For additional information, visit www.morganceramics.com or www.imperial.ac.uk/casc.