Outstanding Paper in Materials Evaluation Award

Award Information

Purpose

To encourage a high degree of effort toward technical, educational or managerial achievement in nondestructive testing through the publication in Materials Evaluation.

Eligibility

Authors of written contributions published by the Society in Materials Evaluation during the period of January through December of the preceding year.

Method of Selection

The Outstanding Paper Awards Committee selects the author(s) of up to onewritten contribution published in ME each year, provided the author(s) has met the established guidelines. In total, the author(s) of no more than two publications are selected for both the Outstanding Paper Award in ME and the Outstanding Paper Award in RNDE in a given year.

Evaluation Criteria:

  • Recipients of the award are selected on the merit of written contributions published by the Society during the period of January through December of the preceding year.
  • Selection is based on originality (0-25 points), appropriateness and accuracy of the supporting material (0-25 points), usefulness of the contribution (0-25 points) and clarity of the presentation (0-25 points) – totaling 100 points.

Form of Award

Certificate in Walnut Frame & Silver Medal with Maroon Ribbon

Materials Submitted

N/A (Papers may only be nominated by reviewers, Associate Technical Editors or Editors of the Journals or Outstanding Paper Awards Committee Members).

Award Timeline

  • The Outstanding Paper Awards Committee will provide its recommendation to the ASNT Board of Directors during ASNT’s Research Symposium
  • The recipients will be notified following the Research Symposium
  • The awards will be presented at ASNT’s Annual Conference

Nomination

Nominations for the Outstanding Paper Award in Materials Evaluation may only be made by reviewers, Associate Technical Editors or Editors of the Journals or Outstanding Paper Awards Committee Members

Current Award Recipient(s)

  • Piervincenzo Rizzo
    Piervincenzo Rizzo
  • Xianglei Ni
    Xianglei Ni

Paper Title: "Use of Highly Nonlinear Solitary Waves in Nondestructive Testing"
Authors: Piervincenzo Rizzo, and Xianglei Ni

Past Award Recipients

Download: Past Outstanding Paper Awards in ME RNDE Recipients

HQ Contact

For additional award information, please contact:

Michelle Thomas
Awards Administration
ASNT, Inc.
1711 Arlingate Lane
PO Box 28518
Columbus, OH 43228
Phone: 614-274-6003 Ext. 223
Fax: 614-274-6899
Email: mthomas@asnt.org