Last year?s conference did not yield a winner of the most prestigious award. MSSA2016 conference held at the Boardwalk in Port Elizabeth delivered the Most Promising Microscopist Award. Ms. Genev?ve Marx of NMMU was the deserving winner for her paper titled: "Quantitative Microstructural Evaluation of a 12% Cr Creep Aged Power Plant Steel".
Genev?ve has chosen to present an oral presentation or poster at the Microscience Microscopy Congress 2017 which will be held in Manchester, UK from 3 to 6 July 2017. This is an all-expenses paid prize sponsored by ALS and JEOL UK.
Like all previous winners, they found the opportunity to travel, meet new friends, establish collaborations and experience an international conference, memorable.