Marshall B. Peterson Award

The Marshall B. Peterson Award is given in biennially in recognition of early-career achievement in research as demonstrated by papers published in scientific journals of ASME and promise for pursuit of research in tribology. It is preferred, but not required, that the awardee’s research emphasis be on materials aspects of tribology, e.g. wear, friction materials, and solid lubricants.

At the time the award is given (October of even-numbered years), the nominee’s age shall be less than 30 years.

The Research Committee on Tribology and the Tribology Division established this award in 1997.

Form of Award: $2500 and Certificate
Limitation(s): Must be under 30 years of age
Administrative Responsibility: Tribology Division
Nomination Deadline: February 1 (biennially)
Nomination Sent To: Marshall B. Peterson Award Committee Chair
Special Award Committee Chair: M. Kotzalas
Phone Number: 234-262-5454
Email: michael.kotzalas@timken.com
Awarded By: Committee on Honors (COH)

MARSHALL B. PETERSON AWARD RECIPIENTS

1998 Wallace G. Sawyer
2000 Matthew P. Szolwinski
2002 Jiaxin Zhao
2004 Deborah A. Wilde
2006 Nicolas Fillot
2008 David L. Burris
2010 Andrew R. Konicek
2012 Melih Eriten
2014 Brandon A. Krick
2016 Harmandeep S. Khare

Resources

Achievement Nomination Form

Nomination Instructions