March 27th, 2017 | by Faye Oney
ACerS Michigan/Northwest Ohio Section is holding its annual dinner to present The Toledo Glass and Ceramic Award to Dr. Kang Lee on April 27, 2017. If you're attending Ceramics Expo 2017, why not end your week with this event in Toledo?
March 24th, 2017 | by Faye Oney
It's an exciting time for ceramics professionals in the U.K., as ACerS recently launched its first international chapter. The inaugural meeting featured eight speakers on a variety of ceramic-related topics and attracted 55 attendees.
March 22nd, 2017 | by Faye Oney
Glass researchers: It's time to brag about your work in a short video! ACerS Glass and Optical Materials Division is encouraging its members to create videos about the important research they're doing.
March 17th, 2017 | by April Gocha, PhD
The April 2017 issue of the ACerS Bulletin—featuring polymer-derived ceramics, quality control checklists, and a comprehensive ceramic and glass industry market report—is now available online.
March 17th, 2017 | by Faye Oney
ABET is holding a retraining session for those who are involved in the accreditation process, on Tuesday April 18, 7:15-9:30pm MST in Phoenix, Ariz. Interested participants can register to attend in person or remotely.
March 10th, 2017 | by Eileen De Guire
William "Paul" Holbrook, who served as Society executive director during 1985–2003, died March 6 at the age of 84.
February 20th, 2017 | by Faye Oney
Kathleen Richardson will present the 2017 Malcolm G. McLaren Distinguished Lecture on Friday March 31 at the 2017 Malcolm G. McLaren Lecture Symposium at Rutgers University. She will speak on the topic, "Chalcogenide glasses—a versatile platform for innovations in the infrared."
February 17th, 2017 | by Faye Oney
Supporting materials science education is a worthwhile investment for businesses in the science industry. The Ceramic and Glass Industry Foundation provides an affordable way for companies to sponsor high school science curriculums at the local level with its Materials Science Classroom Kits.
February 16th, 2017 | by April Gocha, PhD
The March 2017 issue of the ACerS Bulletin—featuring techniques for high-temperature property measurement of refractory ceramics, conductive ceramic membranes for water treatment, and more—is now available online.
February 15th, 2017 | by April Gocha, PhD
Young scientists, listen up—the U.S. State Department is seeking applicants to represent the country in the 2017 ASPIRE Competition, with an opportunity to win a $25,000 grand prize.