Institute Medal Past Winners

2018 Winner -AK Steel


From left to right – Roger Newport, AISI Chairman, CEO, AK Steel Corporation; Sean Donnelly, President and CEO, ArcelorMittal Dofasco; Pallava Kaushik, ArcelorMittal Global R&D; Dongwei Fan, ArcelorMittal Global R&D; John Brett, CEO, ArcelorMittal USA; Thomas J. Gibson, president and CEO, American Iron and Steel Institute

“Deformation Mode and Strain Path Dependence of Martensite Phase Transformation in a Medium Manganese TRIP Steel”

Louis G. Hector, Jr., GM Global Technical, General Motors Corporation; Xiaohua Hu, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory; Panagiotis Makrygiannis, AK Steel Research and Innovation; Yang Ren, X-ray Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory; Xin Sun, Oak Ridge National Laboratory; Grant A. Thomas, AK Steel Research and Innovation; Yu-Wei Wang, AK Steel Research and Innovation; Wei Wu, AK Steel Research and Innovation; Feng Zhu, AK Steel Research and Innovation.

2018 Finalist - ArcelorMittal

(L-R) Roger Newport, AISI Chairman, CEO, AK Steel Corporation; Sean Donnelly, President and CEO, ArcelorMittal Dofasco; Pallava Kaushik, ArcelorMittal Global R&D; Dongwei Fan, ArcelorMittal Global R&D; John Brett, CEO, ArcelorMittal USA; Thomas J. Gibson, president and CEO, American Iron and Steel Institute
From left to right – Roger Newport, AISI Chairman, CEO, AK Steel Corporation; Sean Donnelly, President and CEO, ArcelorMittal Dofasco; Pallava Kaushik, ArcelorMittal Global R&D; Dongwei Fan, ArcelorMittal Global R&D; John Brett, CEO, ArcelorMittal USA; Thomas J. Gibson, president and CEO, American Iron and Steel Institute

“Bending Performance Improvement of Dual-Phase Steel With 1000-MPa Tensile Strength”

Dongwei Fan, ArcelorMittal Global R&D; Negin Jahangiri, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University; Hyunjo Jun, ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company; Pallava Kaushik, ArcelorMittal Global R&D; and, Howie Pielet, ArcelorMittal Global R&D

2018 Finalist - U.S. Steel

(L-R) Roger Newport, AISI Chairman, CEO, AK Steel Corporation; Joe Vehec, Research Consultant Strategic Resources Division, U.S. Steel; David B. Burritt, president and Chief Executive Officer, U.S. Steel; Thomas J. Gibson, president and CEO, American Iron and Steel Institute
From left to right – Roger Newport, AISI Chairman, CEO, AK Steel Corporation; Joe Vehec, Research Consultant Strategic Resources Division, U.S. Steel; David B. Burritt, president and Chief Executive Officer, U.S. Steel; Thomas J. Gibson, president and CEO, American Iron and Steel Institute

“Flatness Control in Finishing Stands of the Hot Strip Mill With Primary and Secondary Actuators”

Eugene Nikitenko, Senior Research Consultant, U. S.  Steel Research and Technology