ICMC – Best Paper Award


The International Cryogenic Materials Conference Board has established the ICMC Best Paper award to recognize the best papers published in the Advances of Cryogenic Engineering.

The ICMC Best Paper Awards will be presented prior to the morning plenary session on Monday, June 29, 2015.

The following have been selected as best ICMC papers presented at the 2013 Conference in Anchorage, Alaska, published in the Advances of Cryogenic Engineering, Vol. 60 (1574):

Best Superconducting Materials Paper:

“The Effect of 45° Grain Boundaries and associated Fe particles on Jc and resistivity in Ba(Fe0.9Co0.1)2As2 Thin Films”
pp. 260-267
J. Hänisch,  K. Iida, F. Kurth, T. Thersleff, S. Trommler, E. Reich, R. Hühne, L. Schultz, and B. Holzapfel

Best Structural Materials Paper:

“Characterization of Insulating Coatings for Wind-and-React Coil Fabrication”
pp. 178-185
D. W. Cheng, D. R. Dietderich, A. Godeke, A. R. Hafalia, M. Marchevsky, S. O. Prestemon, P. K. Roy, G. Sabbi, and C. A. Swenson