|MATTER success at EUROMAT 97
Materials Science on CD-ROM wins Best Educational
Materials Science on CD-ROM version 1.1 has been unanimously
voted by public jury as winner of the Educational Video/ CD-ROM/CDi
competition at EUROMAT '97, held in Maastricht, Netherlands,
21-23 April, 1997.
The competition was open to all videos, CD-ROMs and CDi's on materials technology
having a high educational content and covering one of the following aspects of materials
technology or applications: metals, polymers, ceramic, glasses, composites, functional
materials, materials damage, materials in relation to design and production.
All entries for the competition first underwent a pre-selection by a group of trainers
and specialists on the basis of:
- Relevance of the subject;
- Didactic and instructional qualities;
- Scientific/engineering soundness;
- Technical and artistic quality.
The 4 pre-selected entries in this context were shown during EUROMAT '97. The public
voted for the prize winner in a ballot during the viewing session.
This consists of a medal and NLG 1000 provided by Akzo Nobel.