Werner Köster Prize

Vital Original Work

Werner Koester Prize

Named after the former director of the MPI for metal research in Stuttgart, Werner Koester, this prize honours an exemplary article in the magazine “Zeitschrift fuer Metallkunde”, that focusses on fundamental, original work in the field of materials science.

The prize is awarded annually by the DGM together with the Carl Hanser publishing company, for an article that was published during the previous year.

The prizewinner is chosen by the committee of editors of the  International Journal of Materials Research - IJMR.