B. John Davies Prize 2018

The B. John Davies Prize for the best paper published in The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology (IJAMT) has been awarded to Zhong-Yi Cai, Xiao-Bo Liang, Qing-Min Chen and Xi Zhang for their paper "Numerical and experimental investigations on the formability of three dimensional aluminium alloy sandwich panels with egg-box-like cores" published in The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, October 2018, Volume 99, Issue 1-4, pp 387-397.

The prize recognizes exceptional articles published in the journal, and awards authors for making an especially significant contribution. The award was named after the late B. John Davies of the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST), the founding editor-in-chief of IJAMT who led the journal from its launch in 1985 until 2013.