The ECS Canada Section has four awards within the recognition program. The Canada Section W. Lash Miller Award was established in 1967 to recognize publications and/or excellence in the field of electrochemical science and technology and/or solid state science and technology. The recipient must have demonstrated independent research in academia, industry or governmental laboratories in the mentioned technical areas. The recipient will be a Canada resident who has obtained his/her last advanced education degree no more than 15 years before the year of the award.
About Edouard Asselin
Edouard Asselin is a professor and Canada research chair in aqueous processing of metals in the department of materials engineering at The University of British Columbia (UBC). He is also co-director of UBC’s Pipeline Integrity Institute. Asselin teaches and conducts research in aqueous metal extraction, electro-metallurgy, corrosion, and coatings. He is currently a vice president of the Metallurgical Society of Canada and has been a member of its board of directors since 2009. Asselin has published over 85 peer-reviewed journal articles and over 30 conference publications. Since 2012, he has filed 6 international patent applications for his research.
The ECS Honors and Awards Program promotes technical achievements in electrochemistry and solid state science and technology. The program also recognizes exceptional service to the Society. Recognition opportunities exist in the following categories: Society awards, division awards and section awards.