June 25th, 2015 | by Stephanie Liverani
ACerS got the inside scoop about what goes on in today's high school science classrooms at the Materials Camp for Teachers, organized by the ASM Materials Education Foundation, June 15-19, at Ohio State University. The Ceramics and Glass Industry Foundation was one of the event's sponsors.
June 8th, 2015 | by April Gocha, PhD
Researchers at Oak Ridge National Lab have developed a new durable, antireflective, superhydrophobic glass coating that offers important improvements over its predecessors.
June 5th, 2015 | by Stephanie Liverani
An educator at Northwestern is flipping things around—he’s ditching the traditional whiteboard in favor of an ultra-clear glass “lightboard” that he stands behind to draw while facing students.
June 1st, 2015 | by April Gocha, PhD
Brush up on all your sand knowledge with this great infographic from Mainland Aggregates Ltd., a U.K.-based company that supplies and delivers aggregates and products.
May 22nd, 2015 | by Eileen De Guire
The joint GOMD-DGG meeting closed on Thursday, and by all accounts, it was a rousing success.
May 19th, 2015 | by Eileen De Guire
The 2015 GOMD-DGG brings together glass experts working on all areas of theory, experimentation, and manufacturing. ACerS AACS Division, also in Miami, held a workshop on ancient glass research activities.
May 7th, 2015 | by Jessica McMathis
The majority of the nation’s federally-funded R&D centers slashed spending in fiscal year 2013 by more than $1 billion over the previous year.
April 24th, 2015 | by April Gocha, PhD
According to a GM press release, Chevrolet's new FNR concept car “boasts a futuristic capsule design”—which may be the biggest understatement we’ve ever heard.
April 23rd, 2015 | by Jessica McMathis
MIT’s materials science and engineering department celebrates the reopening of the W. David Kingery Ceramics and Glass Laboratory (nee MIT Glass Lab). According to an MIT news release, the renovation not only adds more space but new equipment, increased safety features, and improved ventilation systems
April 20th, 2015 | by P. Carlo Ratto
News from the glass and refractory ceramics world.