Suveen Mathaudhu (MRS Awards Committee Co-Chair): Prof. Mathaudhu is a Professor at the University of California, Riverside in the Mechanical Engineering Department, and also the Chair of UCR’s Materials Science and Engineering Program. He is also a Chief Scientist for the Solid Phase Processing Science Initiative at the Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. His research interests encompass all aspects of the fundamental processing-microstructure-property-performance relationships in metallic and composite materials. Mathaudhu is a Fellow of ASM International, the 2015 AAES Norm Augustine Award winner for Outstanding Achievement in Engineering Communication, a 2016 NSF CAREER awardee and a 2019 PECASE Awardee. Mathaudhu received his BS from Walla Walla University and PhD from Texas A&M University, both in Mechanical Engineering.