The High-Temperature Energy, Materials, & Processes Division J. Bruce Wagner, Jr. Young Investigator Award was established in 1998 to recognize a young Society member who has demonstrated exceptional promise for a successful career in science and/or technology in the field of high-temperature energy, materials, and processes.
Nomination Deadline: January 1, odd years
Presented: Fall meeting, odd years
The recipient will be: (1) a member of the Society in good standing for at least two years prior to the date of nomination, and (2) not yet reached their 36th birthday by the close of nomination. Evidence of exceptional promise will be a body of scientific or technical work that is judged to have a significant positive and long-lasting impact in the area relevant to high-temperature materials. The body of work may include books, patents, and publications, one of which must be published in the Journal of The Electrochemical Society.
The award consists of a scroll, a $1,000 prize, and complimentary registration (if necessary). The recipient is required to attend the Society meeting to receive the award and present a keynote talk at an H-TEMP-sponsored symposium. The recipient will receive up to $1,000 in travel expenses to facilitate meeting attendance.
About J. Bruce Wagner, Jr.
J. Bruce Wagner, Jr. was a distinguished chemistry professor and researcher, having taught at Pennsylvania State University, Yale University, Northwestern University, and at Arizona State University and having published more than 100 technical papers. He was an active member of ECS for over forty years and served as President from 1983-1984.