November 20, 2015
Physical & Life Sciences Directorate material scientist, Vince Lordi , has been selected to receive a 2016 Young Leaders Professional Development Award from the Functional Materials Division of The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS) . This award was created to enhance the professional development of dynamic young people from TMS' five technical divisions by helping them participate in Society activities, become better acquainted, make important contacts with TMS leaders, and network with prominent Society members. The intent of these awards is to provide the recipients with the experience and insight that will prepare them for becoming future leaders within the Society's administration. Formal presentation of the award will be made on Feb. 15, 2016 at the 145th TMS Annual Meeting in Nashville, TN.