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Mr. Vincent Hock F.
Senior Technical Advisor
U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center
U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center
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Hock Named NACE International Fellow
Vincent Hock, a veteran researcher with the Army Corps of Engineers, is the first military specialist to be distinguished as a NACE International fellow for his contribution to the field of corrosion and its prevention. (Read More...)
NACE International : Fellow Honor Current Recipients
Vincent F. Hock
is being honored for leadership, professionalism, and dedication to research and development for corrosion mitigation, significantly enhancing corrosion technology programs.
single most important achievement to date is his
inventive and innovative basic and applied research and development (R&D) into the fundamental properties of electro-osmosis in concrete in contact with clay and water interfaces, which led to the development of the electro-osmotic pulse (EOP) technology.
has authored or co-authored over 190 external refereed publications, and more than 40 internal government technical reports.
He a member and past chair of NACE International Specific Technology Group (STG) 40 on Military and Aerospace Systems and Facilities, and currently serves as an advisor to NASA's Facilities Corrosion Research Evaluation Group.
He is also an advisor to NACE's public affairs director on program development for corrosion prevention training and certification requirements for facilities engineers and technicians, and is a research advisor for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Department of Homeland Security-Water Systems Division, the American Water Works Association Research Foundation (AWWA-RF), and serves as an expert on the Hach Industries Homeland Security Technologies Peer Review Committee.
Hock received a B.S. degree in Chemistry from St. Joseph's University, and an M.S. in Metallurgy from The Pennsylvania State University.
He is a senior researcher and project manager for ERDC-CERL in Champagne, Illinois.
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Vincent F. Hock, CEERD-CF-MMarket*Access International - Vincent Hock
...Vincent F. Hock Project Manager for Water Security, and the DoD Facility Corrosion Prevention and Control ProgramU.S. Army Corps of EngineersMr. Hock has a B.S. in Chemistry from St. Joseph University, Philadelphia, PA, and an M.S. in Metallurgy from Pennsylvania State University.Mr. Hock
is also recognized as a national expert in the area of Water System Security.In addition, Mr. Hock
has been responsible for development or co-development of many award-winning innovative technologies, including the ion-plated ceramic anode (co-developer), anti-scale/corrosion resistant coatings (developer), the FURY Robotic Inspection system (co-developer), and BLASTOX engineered abrasive technology (co-developer).
More recently, Mr. Hock
has received international recognition for the co-development of the Electro Osmotic Pulse Technology, which won the American Society of Civil Engineers
NOVA Award for technical achievement (2002), and was twice a finalist for the Civil Engineering Research Foundation
(CERF) Charles Pankow Innovative Applications and Concept Award (2004, 2005).The Society of American Military Engineers
awarded the Technology Achievement Medal for development of the EOP technology (2005).He
was selected by the EPA
, Department of Homeland Security, Water Security
Division as a stakeholder to help guide EPA
R&D in decontamination of water distribution systems.Mr. Hock
was also selected by the American Water Works Association - Research Foundation
(AwwaRF) to participate and help guide R&D in decontamination of water distribution systems.Mr. Hock also serves as a research advisor to Hach Homeland Security Technologies (Hach HST) in their development of a CB detection system, and as part of a three way CRADA between the COE, ECBC and Hach HST.
The Principal Deputy under Secretary of Defense, Michael Wynne also recognized Mr. Hock's
efforts to organize the OSD-ATL Tri Service Facilities Corrosion Prevention and Control program and provide leadership to the Tri-Service
Facilities Working Integrated Product Team (WIPT).
was awarded the Meritorious Civilian Service Award in 2004 for exceptional leadership in infrastructure research.He
has been awarded six Army R&D Achievement awards (making him one of only two Army researchers to hold this distinction), two Federal Laboratory Consortium awards for technology transfer, and two CERL Researcher of the Year awards.He
received the two ERDC Research and Development Achievement Award and two ERDC Outstanding Team Effort awards.He
has authored more than 50 publications, has two patents awarded and several others pending.
FIATECH Honors STAR Individuals
Vincent Hock, U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center, Construction Engineering Research Laboratory (ERDC-CERL)
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Vincent Hock, F.NACE
Metallurgist, ERDC-CERL, Champaign, IL