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WITec Managing Director Dr. Joachim Koenen (right) and Marketing Director Harald Fischer (left) with the Achema Innovation Award trophies at the Award Ceremony in Frankfurt.

WITec's apyron Raman microscope wins Achema 2015 Innovation Award

View News 6/19/2015

The Achema 2015 Innovation Awards' first-place prize in the Laboratory and Analytical Technologies category has been given to WITec for their fully-automated apyron microscope for Raman Imaging. The apyron system was chosen as the most innovative of the 18 applicants in the category. Over 100 companies entered for consideration of awards at Achema, the world's largest trade show that hosted over 150,000 visitors this year.

John M. Carpenter, winner of the 2015 Innovation in Materials Characterization Award from MRS.

MRS Award goes to John M. Carpenter of Argonne

View News 3/18/2015

The Materials Research Society’s Innovation in Materials Characterization Award has been given to John M. Carpenter, a Distinguished Fellow at Argonne National Laboratory, for his findings in neuron scattering, namely, the invention of a new high-intensity accelerator-based pulsed neutron source.