AIST John F. Elliott Lectureship was established in 1990.
This honorary lectureship is designed to acquaint students
and engineers with the exciting opportunities in chemical
process metallurgy; inspire them to pursue careers in this
field; inform the public of the contributions of chemical
process metallurgy and materials chemistry to the association;
and honor the late Professor John Elliott of the Massachusetts
Institute of Technology for his many accomplishments and
the leadership that he provided during his career. The recipient
shall present a lecture at three to five universities throughout
the year following selection. The award will be presented
following the recipient’s year of lectures.