Dr. Julathep Kajornchaiyakul, MTEC Executive Director won Outstanding Industrial Metallurgist Award and Dr. Anchalee Manonukul, Principal Researcher from Advanced Metallurgy Laboratory, Metal Research Unit won Outstanding Academic Metallurgist Award at the 10th Thailand International Metallurgy Conference. The event was jointly organised by King Mongkut's University of Technology North Bangkok and Kasetsart University.

         Thailand Metallurgist Award recognises outstanding contribution of Thai metallurgists to the metallurgical community of Thailand. Their contributions propel the accumulation of knowledge essential for the development of the country’s economy and metal-related industries.