International Association of Advanced Materials honors outstanding researchers with IAAM Scientist Medals for their research and professional impact in Physical, Chemical, Biological, Engineering, Medical, Mathematical, Earth, Atmosphere, Ocean and Planetary Sciences. The candidate working as independent investigator should exemplify the enduring leadership and vision for material science filed. The award comprises of a medal and citation at the IAAM annual meeting. The medal is awarded based on contributions made through work done during the five years preceding from the year of award.
The selections for the IAAM awards are done by a duly constituted awards committee and the awards are given to the awardees at the assembly of Advanced Materials Congress. It is mandatory for the awardee/ laureate to deliver an award lecture at the upcoming assembly of Advanced Materials Congress.