The MPIF’s 2021 metal AM outstanding technical paper award has been given to the authors of ‘Electrostatic Charging and its Impact on Powder Flowability’.

Louis-Philippe Lefebvre, Roger Pelletier and Cindy Charbonneau from the National Research Council Canada received the award.

The paper is available for download here.

According to the MPIF, the award was established in 2018 to recognize authors of manuscripts for excellence in scientific and technical written communications.

Paper excellence is measured using a system of four quality standards: (1) the paper is scientifically or technically new, innovative, or is a constructive review; (2) has clear presentation in writing, organization, graphics, format, and has professional integrity; (3) has clear industrial application; and (4) has long-term value.