Lewiston Maine, April 11th, 2019- John Johnson has been named a recipient of APMI International’s 2019 Fellow Award, honoring APMI members for their noteworthy contributions to the goals, purpose, and mission of the organization. APMI International will honor the 2019 award winners at POWDERMET2019, an International Conference on Powder Metallurgy & Particulate Materials, taking place in Phoenix, Arizona at the Tuesday, June 25th luncheon.
The Fellow Award established in 1998 is APMI International’s most prestigious award. It was introduced to recognize members who hold a high level of expertise in the technology, practice, or overall business of the powder metallurgy (PM) and particulate materials industry.
John, Vice President of Technology at Elmet Technologies, has over 20 years’ experience in the PM industry and has authored more than 100 technical papers. He holds a Ph. D from The Pennsylvania State University and has served on various committees and boards including APMI Board of Directors and the MPIF Technical Board. These contributions to the PM industry, amidst many others, made Dr. Johnson a model recipient for the Fellow Award.