Seeking Nominations for 2019 Charles Hatchett Award

The International Panel is currently in the process of identifying suitable papers related to the science and technology of niobium for consideration for the 2019 Charles Hatchett Award. In addition to receiving the prestigious Charles Hatchett Medal from the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3) in London, Award winners will have the opportunity to visit the CBMM mine in Araxá, Brazil.

Submit a Paper

If you are interested in submitting a paper (published in English between 1st September 2016 and 31st August 2018) or would like to nominate a paper written by others, it should have a sound scientific basis, show good research methodology and experimental technique, provide important results, and proven or potential commercial applications of niobium or niobium-containing products. For further information, please see the Application Criteria. Papers must be submitted by 1st December 2018, by e-mail attachment, or by regular mail. For contact details, please click here.

For further details about the Charles Hatchett Award, including last year’s winners, please visit