2018 MRS Fall Meeting Home

Awards

  • Graduate Student Award Finalists' Special Talk Sessions

    Tuesday, November 27
    12:00 pm – 3:15 pm
    Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Beacon A,B & G

    Join us for the Graduate Student Award Finalists' Special Talk Sessions. All Meeting attendees, especially students, are encouraged to attend.

  • MRS Medal Talk

    Tuesday, November 27
    5:15 pm – 5:45 pm
    Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Grand Ballroom

    Congratulations to John A. Rogers, Northwestern University, on receiving the 2018 MRS Medal. Rogers will present Materials for Bio-Integrated Microsystems Technologies and we invite you to join us!

  • David Turnbull Lectureship Award Talk

    Tuesday, November 27
    5:50 pm – 6:30 pm
    Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Grand Ballroom

    M. Stanley Whittingham of Binghamton University, The State University of New York, will discuss Solid State Ionics—The Key to the Discovery and Domination of Lithium Batteries for Portable Energy Storage Leading to a Multi-Billion Dollar Industry.

  • MRS Awards and Recognition Program Featuring the Von Hippel Presentation

    Wednesday, November 28
    6:15 pm – 7:30 pm
    Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Grand Ballroom

    Come honor our distinguished award recipients at the 2018 MRS Fall Meeting Awards Ceremony! Hideo Hosono, Tokyo Institute of Technology, is the 2018 Von Hippel Award recipient and will present Element Strategy in Materials Research.

    MRS Woody White Service Award
    The MRS Woody White Service Award will be presented to Ashley White, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, during the MRS Awards and Recognition Program.

    MRS Nelson "Buck" Robinson Science and Technology Award for Renewable Energy
    The inaugural MRS Nelson "Buck" Robinson Science and Technology Award for Renewable Energy will be presented to Aaswath P. Raman, University of California, Los Angeles, during the MRS Awards and Recognition Program.

    MRS Postdoctoral Awards
    Minah Lee, Stanford University, and James Bullock, University of California, Berkeley, will be presented with MRS Postdoctoral Awards, during the MRS Awards and Recognition Program.

    MRS Bulletin Postdoctoral Publication Prize
    MRS Bulletin is pleased to announce that Hortense Le Ferrand, Nanyang Technological University, has been selected to receive the MRS Bulletin Postdoctoral Publication Prize.

  • The Kavli Foundation Early Career Lectureship in Materials Science

    Thursday, November 29
    5:15 pm – 5:45 pm
    Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Grand Ballroom

    Laura Na Liu, a professor at the Kirchhoff Institute for Physics at Universität Heidelberg, will discuss Dynamic Plasmonics. Join us for an evening of lectures in the Grand Ballroom!

  • EU-40 Materials Prize

    Thursday, November 29
    5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
    Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Grand Ballroom

    MRS and E-MRS have partnered to highlight achievements of the 2018 EU-40 Materials Prize recipient and the 2019 MRS Mid-Career Researcher recipient (to be selected) at each respective Society meeting. Join us to welcome Xinliang Feng for his lecture, Exploring New Matters with Soft and Hard Features.

  • Materials Theory Award Talk

    Thursday, November 29
    6:15 pm – 6:45 pm
    Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Grand Ballroom

    The Materials Theory Award recipient, Giulia Galli, The University of Chicago, will present The Long and Winding Road: Predicting Material Properties Through Theory and Computation.