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Dr. Seiji Kuroda Receives the Title of Fellow from ASM International, The Materials Information Society

(Oct.27, 2009) Dr. Seiji Kuroda, currently managing director of Hybrid Materials Center of NIMS, has been elected to the College of Fellows of ASM International*.

"From left: Prof. S.Sampath, State University of New York, Dr. M. Smith, Sandia National Laboratories and Dr.S.Kuroda, NIMS" Image

From left: Prof. S.Sampath, State University of New York, Dr. M. Smith, Sandia National Laboratories and Dr.S.Kuroda, NIMS



This honor was awarded at the ASM Awards Banquet in Pittsburgh.

ASM International is the society dedicated to serving the materials science and engineering profession. Since 1969, ASM international has recognized and honored those innovators who have made significant contributions in the field of materials science and engineering, and whose achievements represent the highest standards of contributory excellence.

Dr. Kuroda has achieved this honor with his pioneering contributions to the field of thermal spray technology, notably in the understanding of stress evolution during deposition, and the development of advanced corrosion control coatings.

Fellows of ASM represent a special group of colleagues whose breadth of experience represents the best in materials science research and technology from around the world.

*American Society of Materials International