August 29, 2016
AIST Metallurgy Technology Division selected Erica Sampson as the recipient of the Jerry Silver Award for Best Paper 2013
The AIST Metallurgy Technology Division selected Erica Sampson as the recipient of the Jerry Silver Award for Best Paper 2013 for your work entitled “Effect of Silicon on Hot Shortness.” Originally established in 1991, then re-established as an AIST award in 2005, this award was named in honor of Jerry Silver in recognition of his leadership in the development of student affairs and programs for the Iron & Steel Society. The award is presented to the author of a process metallurgy or product applications technical paper judged to be the best of class by the AIST Metallurgy Technology Division. This award will be recognized during the AIST Metallurgy, Processing, Products & Applications Technology Committee Meeting, co-located with the MS&T 2013 conference in Montreal, Canada in October 2013. Erica is currently working on her Ph.D. under the advisement of Dr. Sridhar Seetharaman.