Congratulations to Dr. Ryan Deacon, DuPont Engineering Research and Technology, for receiving the Silver Medal Award from ASM International at the MS&T 2015 conference in Columbus, OH. Ryan was nominated for the Silver Medal Award for:
“His leadership in the fields of materials characterization, metallography, and microstructural analysis as well as exemplary volunteer service to ASM International and the profession of Materials Science and Engineering.”
Established in 2010, the honor of Silver Medal of the Society is to provide recognition to members who are in mid-career positions (typically 5 to 15 years of experience), for distinguished contributions in the field of materials science and engineering, and the society. The purpose of this award is to recognize leadership at an early stage and encourage individuals to grow, nurture, and further contribute to the growth of the profession, as well as the society.