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Charles H. Herty, Jr. Award

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Pictured (L-R) 2013 Charles H. Herty, Jr. Award recipients, Diancai Guo, Randy Stone and Darrell Swickard

History and Purpose

Established on 24 September 1960 to honor Charles H. Herty Jr., known for his practical application of scientific principles, and in honor of his ability to reduce scientific principle to practical steel plant use, which was his strongest attribute, this award is presented to the author of an oxygen steelmaking technical paper judged by the AIST Oxygen Steelmaking Technology Committee to be the best submitted for the conference at which it was presented.