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Alfred R. Cooper Scholars Award Deadline Extension: June 12, 2017

Published on May 15th, 2017

The Glass & Optical Materials Division of The American Ceramic Society is extending its deadline for nominations for the Cooper Scholars Award from May 15 to June 12, 2017. 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 …

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Samuel Geijsbeek PACRIM International Award Winners

Published on May 1st, 2017

The Samuel Geijsbeek PACRIM International Award honors Samuel Geijsbeek, one of the founders of The American Ceramic Society, who died in 1943. He produced the first whiteware set west of the Mississippi, manufactured the first terra cotta in the Pacific Northwest (1907), and helped found the ACerS Pacific Northwest Section.   The award recognizes individuals …

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Student travel assistance for UNITECR 2017

Published on April 24th, 2017

The Refractory Ceramics Division (RCD) and St. Louis Section (STLSEC) of The American Ceramic Society (ACerS), in conjunction with The Refractories Institute (TRI) and ASTM International Committee C08 on Refractories, has travel reimbursement funds for students available to assist in attending UNITECR 2017 in Santiago Chile, September 26-29, 2017. Find out more today. Requests are …

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GOMD selects award lecturers for May 2017 meeting

Published on April 6th, 2017

The Glass & Optical Materials Division has selected five outstanding glass scientists to present award lectures at the GOMD Annual Meeting in Waikoloa, Hawaii from May 21-26, 2017.  The speakers, listed below in order of their lecture, are:        George W. Morey Award: Tuesday, May 23, 8:30 am Kathleen A. Richardson , University …

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ACerS/BSD Ceramographic Exhibit & Competition

Published on April 6th, 2017

It’s time to start working on your entry for the 2017 Ceramographic Exhibit & Competition, organized by the ACerS Basic Science Division. This unique competition, to be held at MS&T17 in October in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is an annual poster exhibit that promotes the use of microscopy and microanalysis as tools in the scientific investigation of ceramic …

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