November 14th, 2017 | by Faye Oney
Engineer Swetha Barkam quickly learned the importance of staying connected to a scientific community of her peers during grad school and beyond. Her involvement in the Global Graduate Researcher Network and President's Council of Student Advisors enabled her to hone her leadership skills.
November 3rd, 2017 | by Faye Oney
Going to the Glass Problems Conference next week? For every visitor who stops by its booth, the Air Products Foundation is donating $100—up to $15,000—to the Ceramic and Glass Industry Foundation, which will support student travel grants and the CGIF's mission to attract talent in the ceramic and glass industry.
October 13th, 2017 | by Faye Oney
Research associate Jessica Rimsza found a home in the scientific community when she got involved with ACerS. She believes that getting involved with ACerS student groups offers opportunities to create professional relationships and develop leadership skills.
September 25th, 2017 | by April Gocha, PhD
The São Carlos Center of Research, Technology and Education in Vitreous Materials (CeRTEV) conducts state-of-the art research, develops technology, and supports education and outreach efforts focused on glass and glass-ceramics. What has the center done in its first four years?
September 5th, 2017 | by Jonathon Foreman
As a researcher, author, reviewer, editor, etc., you want to get credit for your work. So what on earth can be done to make it easier to find your scholarly publishing record and not that of someone else with a similar name?
August 17th, 2017 | by April Gocha, PhD
The September 2017 issue of the ACerS Bulletin—featuring ACerS 2017 class of awards, an interagency report on ceramic coatings to improve engine efficiency, and a novel bauxite porcelain microstructure for high-voltage insulation—is now available online.
June 27th, 2017 | by Jonathon Foreman
You've finally published your research. Now how do you get cited? Jonathon Foreman, managing editor of ACerS journals, offers tips on getting your research cited and shared.
June 12th, 2017 | by Faye Oney
Bill Fahrenholtz is presenting workshops to students in several universities in China on how to get their research published. Here are the highlights of the first one he delivered to students at the University of Science and Technology Beijing.
June 6th, 2017 | by Eileen De Guire
University of North Dakota assistant professor, Surojit Gupta, has made it his mission to help grad students attend ACerS conferences. Six students who attended PACRIM12–GOMD in Hawaii—with NSF funding from Gupta—report on their experiences.
June 4th, 2017 | by Eileen De Guire
[Image above] Food provided during the poster session and eaten with this view of the resort. Tuesday, May 23. Credit: …