John Werner Cahn--Scientist, mentor and Kyoto Prize winner

De Guire, Eileen
October 2012
American Ceramic Society Bulletin;Oct/Nov2012, Vol. 91 Issue 8, p30
The article features John Werener Cahn, who is the 2011 winner of the Advanced Technology award of the Kyoto Prize. Cahn studied at the University of Michigan and the University of California, Berkeley and for his first postgraduate job, he was introduced to the nascent science of metallurgy after he joined the faculty of the Institute for the Study of Metals at the University of Chicago. David Turnbull is considered by Cahn as his key mentor.


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