2015 AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED:
The 2015 Society Award winners have been announced and you can view the bios and photos on these pages. All winners will receive their awards at the ACerS Honors and Awards Banquet on October 5, 2015 in Columbus, Ohio. Congratulations to the outstanding group of winners!
NOMINATION DEADLINES FOR 2016 AWARDS:
Award nomination deadlines for the 2016 awards is January 15, 2016.
2016 CLASS OF FELLOWS:
Note that the deadline for the 2016 Class of Fellows was August 21, 2015. Late nominations are not accepted.
Division, Section, and Class members should check below or with their respective groups to determine award nomination deadlines since a few of them are still open.
Engineering Ceramics Division: Bridge Building Award
This award recognizes individuals outside of the United States who have made outstanding contributions to engineering ceramics.Read More
Engineering Ceramics Division: Bridge Building Award Winners 2015
Engineering Ceramics Division: Global Young Investigator Award
The Global Young Investigator (GYI) award recognizes the outstanding young ceramic engineer and scientist whose achievements have been significant to the profession and to the general welfare of the community around the globe. Nominations are open to candidates from industry, academia, or government-funded laboratory – across the world.
The award winner will present a keynote lecture at the Global Young Investigator Forum of the International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites (ICACC) meeting. The award consists of US $1,000 honorarium and a certificate of achievement, as well as complimentary registration.Read More
Engineering Ceramics Division: Global Young Investigator Award Winners 2015
Engineering Ceramics Division: James I. Mueller Lecture
This award recognizes the enormous contributions of James I. Mueller to the Engineering Ceramics Division and the field of engineering ceramics. It is the intent of this award to recognize the accomplishments of individuals who have made similar contributions.Read More
Engineering Ceramics Division: James I. Mueller Lecture Winners 2015
Glass & Optical Materials Division: Alfred R. Cooper Scholars Award
The Glass & Optical Materials Division of The American Ceramic Society invites nominations for the Cooper Scholars Award. This undergraduate award is named in honor of the late Professor Alfred R. Cooper, Jr., member of the faculty at Case Western Reserve University and a prominent contributor to the understanding of many glass phenomena and glass problems.Read More
Glass & Optical Materials Division: Alfred R. Cooper Scholars Award Winners 2015
Glass & Optical Materials Division: Norbert J. Kreidl Award
The Norbert J. Kreidl Award for Young Scholars, recognizing research excellence in glass science, is open to all degree-seeking graduate students (MSc or PhD) or those who have graduated within a twelve month period of the annual GOMD meeting. A letter from a faculty advisor verifying compliance to this rule must accompany the application. The selection is based on an extended abstract of the nominee’s work (approximately 2,000 words plus figures) relevant to interests of the Division.Read More
Glass & Optical Materials Division: Norbert J. Kreidl Award Winners 2015
Glass & Optical Materials Division: George W. Morey Award
The George W. Morey Award is presented by the Glass and Optical Materials Division of ACerS and sponsored by PPG Industries. The award recognizes new and original work in the field of glass science and technology. The criterion for winning the award is excellence in publication of work, either experimental or theoretical, done by an individual. The award committee will select each year’s winner.Read More
Glass & Optical Materials Division: George W. Morey Award Winners 2015
Glass & Optical Materials Division: Stookey Lecture of Discovery
This award recognizes an individual’s lifetime of innovative exploratory work or noteworthy contributions of outstanding research on new materials, phenomena, or processes involving glass, that have commercial significance or the potential for commercial impact.Read More
Glass & Optical Materials Division: Stookey Lecture of Discovery Winners 2015
Nuclear & Environmental Technology Division: Best Paper Award
The Best Paper Award is open to anyone who presents a paper in an NETD-sponsored symposium at the ACerS Annual Meeting/MS&T and submits the paper for publication in the proceedings.Read More
Nuclear & Environmental Technology Division: Best Paper Award Winners 2015
Nuclear & Environmental Technology Division: D.T. Rankin Award
This award recognizes a member of the Nuclear & Environmental Technology Division who has demonstrated exemplary service to the division.Read More
Nuclear & Environmental Technology Division: D.T. Rankin Award Winners 2015
Nuclear & Environmental Technology Division: Student Stipend for MS&T/ACerS Annual Meeting
The Nuclear & Environmental Technology Division of The American Ceramic Society is sponsoring two stipends in the amount of $500 each to help fund students in attending MS&T combined with the ACerS Annual Meeting. These stipends are targeted at deserving students with current or future interests in the nuclear and/or environmental fields of ceramic and materials engineering. Student participation in NETD sponsored symposia through an oral or poster presentation is encouraged but not required.Read More
Nuclear & Environmental Technology Division: Student Stipend for MS&T/ACerS Annual Meeting Winners 2015