Peter Brewin remains a key supporter of the EPMA and was pleased to hear about the creation of this new award.
The award winners, who, in the opinion of an independent panel of three judges, submitted and displayed the best overall poster at the event, receive a plaque and an honorarium of €250.
The Peter Brewin Poster Award for 2017 was presented to Dipl.-Ing. Wolfgang Limberg of Hemholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht, Germany, for his poster entitled "Enhancement of Fatigue-properties of MIM-processed Ti-6Al-4V by Addition of Yttrium and Characterization by In Situ X-ray Scattering".
The winner of the Peter Brewin Poster Award for 2015 was Dr Josefine Hall of Dalarna University, Sweden, for her paper "Influence of Microstructure and Hard Phase Content on the Mechanisms of Deformation and Wear of HIP'ed Stellite® 190 Composites".
The Peter Brewin Poster Award for 2014 was presented to Mr Tomas Berglund and Mr Martin Östlund of Sandvik Powder Solutions, Sweden for their poster entitled "Design of PM HIP Quad Metal Exhaust Valve Spindle Prototypes".
Peter Brewin states "It is very good to know that the prize has been awarded for the first time and that the winner is of such a high standard".