Dr. Larry Kaufman passed
away on December 2, 2013 in Israel. He was the founder of CALPHAD, the father
of Materials Genome, our mentor, colleague, and dear friend. Dr. Kaufman was the inaugural
recipient of the
ASM International J. Willard Gibbs Phase Equilibria Award.
An obituary was published in the CALPHAD journal.
Following two scholarships
have been established under his name:
TMS Kaufman CALPHAD Scholarship
is now established and can be applied at the TMS
Students Award Page. Contributions can be made online at TMS Foundation.
Please be sure to write "For Kaufman CALPHAD Scholarship" in the box
"Special Instructions". . Alternatively,
you can send your contributions to the following address and indicate on the
check that it is "For Kaufman CALPHAD Scholarship": TMS Foundation, 184
Thorn Hill Road, Warrendale, PA 15086, USA. Donor’s
name will be added to the donor's list on the TMS Foundation
web page for this scholarship .
Larry Kaufman Scholarship supports
current students to attend CALPHAD conferences.