ISCST Awards & Honors


Nomination deadline for both ISCST awards: July 1, 2014.

Nomination procedure for both ISCST awards: Nominations must include a brief professional history of the nominee and specify how the nominee meets the criteria of the award. To submit a nomination, open and print the Tallmadge Award Nomination form, or the Young Investigator Award, (Adobe Acrobat PDF or Microsoft Word format) found below. Complete the form, and e-mail it with the necessary attachments by July 1, 2014 to Prof. Ta-jo Liu email: tjliu@che.nthu.edu.tw (Tallmadge Award) or Prof. Marcio Carvalho email:msc@puc-rio.br (Young Investigator Award).

Presentation: The two awards will be presented at the 17th International Coating Science and Technology Symposium, September, 2014 at the Hotel, San Diego, California, USA


John A. Tallmadge Award for Contributions
to Coating Technology


Description: Recognizes an individual's significant contributions to the understanding or improvement of the technology of the coating of continuous webs.  The award is presented bi-ennially, in even numbered years.

Sponsored by:  International Society of Coating Science and Technology, and AIChE.

Nomination deadline: July 1, 2014.

Award: A plaque and $1,000.

Nomination procedure:  Nominations must include a brief professional history of the nominee and specify how the nominee meets the criteria of the award.  To submit a nomination, open and print the Tallmadge Award Nomination form (Adobe Acrobat PDF format*), complete the form, and e-mail it with the necessary attachments by July 1, 2014 to Prof. Ta-jo Liu email: tjliu@che.nthu.edu.tw.
Click here if you prefer an MS Word version of the nomination document.

Presentation: The next award will be presented at the 17th International Coating Science and Technology Symposium, September 2014, San Diego, CA.

Previous Recipients of the John A. Tallmadge Award

1992  Professor L. E. Scriven, Regents Professor, Department of ChemicalEngineering, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities 
1994  Dr. E. B. Gutoff, Consultant 
1996  Dr. J. E. Hens, retired, AGFA 
1998  Dr. Kenneth J. Ruschak, Eastman Kodak Company, Rochester, New York 
2000  Dr. Edward D. Cohen, retired, DuPont Fellow 
2002  Dr. Terrence D. Blake, Kodak Ltd., Harrow, Middlesex, UK 
2004  Professor Brian G. Higgins, Department of Chemical Engineering & Materials Science, University of California, Davis 
2006  Dr. Peter Schweizer, Polytype Converting AG,Fribourg Switzerland  
2008  Prof. Ta-jo Liu, National Tsing Hua University,Taiwan  
2010  Prof. Ramon Cerro, Univerity of Alabama-Huntsville 
2012  Prof. Yukio Yamaguchi, Univerity of Tokyo

L.E. Scriven Young Investigator Award


Description: This award is given in recognition of outstanding sustained achievements or one-time breakthroughs in the area of continuous liquid film coating science and technology. Those nominated for this award must be forty years old or younger. The award will be presented at the Symposium.

Sponsored by: International Society of Coating Science and Technology

Nomination deadline: July 1, 2014.

Award: A plaque and $500.

Nomination procedure: Nominations must include a brief professional history of the nominee and specify how the nominee meets the criteria of the award. To submit a nomination, open and print the Young Investigator Award Nomination form (Adobe Acrobat PDF format*),
complete the form, and e-mail it with the necessary attachments by July 1, 2014 to Prof. Marcio Carvalho email:msc@puc-rio.br.
Click here if you prefer an MS Word version of the nomination document.

Presentation: The next award will be presented at the 17th International Coating Science and Technology Symposium, September 2014, San Diego, CA.

Past Recipients of the Young Investigator Award

1998  Dr. Dennis Coyle, General Electric Company, Niskayuna, New York 
Dr. Cyrus Aidun, Institute of Paper Chemistry, Georgia Institute of Technology-Atlanta 
2000  Dr. Steven J. Weinstein, Eastman Kodak Company, Rochester, New York 
2002  Dr. Andrew Clarke, Kodak Ltd., Harrow, Middlesex, UK
Dr. W. Blake Kolb, 3M, St. Paul, Minnesota
2004  Professor Marcio D. Carvalho, Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Rio de Janeiro,Brazil  
2006  Professor Richard Cairncross, Drexel University, Philadelphia,PA  
2008  Professor Wilhelm Schabel, Karlsruhe University, Karlsruhe,Germany  
2010  Prof. Satish Kumar, University of Minnesoa, MN
Prof. H. Pirouz Kavehpour, University of California, Los Angeles, CA
2012  Prof. Jamie C. Grunlan, Texas A&M University

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