Karl A. Gschneidner Jr., US Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory (image) DOE/Ames Laboratory Share Print E-Mail Caption Karl A. Gschneidner Jr., senior metallurgist at the US Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory, was presented the 2014 Acta Materialia Materials and Society Award on Feb. 18. The award honors scientists who have made a major positive impact on society through materials science. Credit US Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.