ISA Analysis Division Presents 2014 GTWK Award to Airat Amerov and Mike Fuller

Monday, June 16, 2014

PITTSBURGH, PA, – The International Society of Automation’s Analysis Division recently presented Gilmer Thomason Fowler Konrad (GTFK) awards to Airat Amerov and Mike Fuller of AMETEK Process Instruments.

Established in 1976 as a memorial to four of ISA’s past directors (Fred Gilmer, Edward Thomason, Lewis Fowler, and Ken Konrad), the award is presented annually to the authors of the best technical papers in the field of analysis.

Airat Amerov and Mike Fuller were recognized along with their co-authors John House and John Orendorff of LyondellBasell Company for their paper titled Real-Time Measurements of Acetylene in Ethylene Manufacturing Process.

Founded in 1945 and based in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, the International Society of Automation ( is a leading global, nonprofit organization that develops standards; certifies industry professionals; provides education and training; publishes books and technical articles; and hosts conferences and exhibitions for automation professionals.

AMETEK Process Instruments is a leader in the design and manufacture of on-line analytical instrumentation with the industry’s most extensive product line offering analyzers based upon eleven differentiated technology platforms.

It is a unit of AMETEK, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with annual sales of more than $3.3 billion. For more information or a copy of the research paper, contact AMETEK Process Instruments, 150 Freeport Rd., Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 15238 USA. Phone: 412-828-9040. Fax: 412-826-0399. Web site: