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Professor Stoyko Fakirov presented with prestigious award

25 October 2017

Professor Stoyko Fakirov, an Honorary Academic in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, was presented with an International Association of Advanced Materials (IAAM) Medal for the year 2017 for his notable and outstanding contribution in the field of advanced materials science and technology.

With over 50,000 members from 139 countries, the IAAM is a prime organisation in the field of advanced materials. Professor Fakirov received the award at the IAAM award ceremony in this year's European Advanced Materials Congress last month in Stockholm, Sweden. He is notable here for his contributions to the Centre for Advanced Composite Materials, where he currently serves as an honorary staff member.