Tesfaye awarded by TMS

Fiseha Tesfaye
Fiseha Tesfaye.

Postdoctoral Researcher Fiseha Tesfaye recently received the Young Leaders Professional Development Award 2018 from The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS). This award provides an opportunity for young, professional members of TMS to advance in the field of materials science through participation in activities.

Tesfaye is a postdoctoral researcher and project manager in the Johan Gadolin Process Chemistry Centre at Åbo Akademi University. His achievements include research in solid-state electrochemistry for thermodynamic studies of chalcogenide materials, and contribution of new experimental thermodynamic data for several alloys and compounds. He has published more than 27 peer-reviewed articles and given presentations at leading metallurgical conferences.

TMS is a professional society that connects minerals, metals, and materials scientists and engineers who work in industry, academia, and government positions around the world. The society publishes five high-impact journals.