2020 Journal Awards Competition

Be a winner and have your paper/article published
Two cash prizes of £1000 each

How to enter the 2020 IExpE Journal Awards

Demonstrate your new ideas, forward vision, perception and innovation in a paper/article for publication in Explosives Engineering, the quarterly journal of The Institute of Explosive Engineers, supporting the professionals in the industry and promoting the explosives sector worldwide.

Write on any explosive-related topic, papers/articles to be no more than 3500 words as a Word document.

Possible themes but others considered
Binary explosives
Blasting and mining
Education and training – CPD
Environmental concerns
Environmentally friendly munitions, disposal techniques
Explosives equipment and storage
Explosives in oil industry
Explosives manufacture
Fireworks and Special Effects
Health and Safety considerations
Insensitive munitions
Improvised explosive devices (IEDs) and their disposal
Pyrotechnic compositions
Site remediation
Underwater excavation

To submit your article, please fill out the entry form and return to vickihall@iexpe.org

Competition Prize Categories

  • Members of IExpE
  • Non-Members of IExpE

Deadline for submission: 31 January 2020.
Results published in Explosives Engineering in March 2020.

Prizes provided by Explosives Engineering Educational and Research Trust. Winners selected by a panel of judges.

2018 Journal Awards Competition

We are delighted to announce the prize winner of the Journal Awards Competition 2018 as Jim Fleming with runner-up Andy Oppenheimer.