- December 1999
Yves Bréchet to receive honorary doctorate from McMaster University
L’université canadienne Mc Master va prochainement McMaster University will grant an honorary doctorate degree to physicist and Grenoble Institute of Technology faculty member Professor Yves Bréchet. This highly-selective honorary distinction will further strengthen Bréchet’s 25-year relationship with McMaster, where he has been an Associate Professor since 1992 and where his teaching and research are particularly appreciated by his students and peers.
Bréchet, an expert in metals and alloys, has long been one of academia’s leading thinkers in the field of materials science. The honorary doctorate from McMaster University will round out the already-long list of awards and distinctions he has won since 1990. Bréchet is also an active member of a number of scientific organizations spanning higher education and industry.