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Gilbert R. Speich Award

►Award Recipients
Pictured (L-R)  P. Uranga, B. Lopez, Ron Radzilowski, J.M. Rodriguez-Ibabe and J. Arruabarrena.

History and Purpose

Originally established in 1992 in honor of Gilbert R. Speich, for his contributions to the field of ferrous physical metallurgy, was re-established as an AIST award in 2005.  The award is presented to the author of a physical metallurgy technical paper judged to be the best of class by the AIST Metallurgy – Processing, Products and Applications Technology Committee.