Introduced over 40 years ago, The Charles Hatchett Award is a prestigious recognition that aims to identify new applications and markets for Niobium. The award is sponsored by CBMM | Niobium and recognizes the best published research on the science and technology of Niobium. The annual award brings together technical experts worldwide, and a panel of international experts selects the winning paper.
This presentation explains the impact of 40 years of the Charles Hatchett Award and how it helped establish a global network of leading scientists working to understand the role of Niobium and its application in advanced materials. It also presents the selection process for the Charles Hatchett Award and the 2018 winning paper