February 16th, 2018 | by Faye Oney
ACerS Board of Directors recently elected prominent glass scientist Oleg Mazurin as an Honorary Member of ACerS. Mazurin's contributions to glass science include hundreds of journal publications, 15 books, and a glass database.
December 15th, 2017 | by Faye Oney
The Glass of Wine is a new book that takes you through the entire wine experience—focusing on winemaking, glass, and the science and technology behind the process of making both.
August 30th, 2017 | by Faye Oney
This video, created by the European Glass Container Federation, illustrates the many technological advances in glass over time—and the significant contributions this versatile material has made to improve our world.
August 3rd, 2017 | by April Gocha
Glass scientists have taken a closer look at the urban legend of glass flow in medieval windows—combining theory and experimental techniques, the results definitely bust the myth and indicate the highest ever direct measurement of glass viscosity at low temperatures.
January 20th, 2017 | by April Gocha
Court rules in favor of CoorsTek Medical in ceramic hip implant lawsuit, Deloitte study finds that Manufacturing USA spurs R&D innovation, and more ceramic and glass business news of the week for January 20, 2017.
November 25th, 2016 | by Stephanie Liverani
It’s a centennial achievement for the Journal of the American Ceramic Society—next year it will celebrate its 100th year as a top source for ceramic materials science research, providing scientists, engineers, and students with critically assessed, original research.
August 31st, 2016 | by Stephanie Liverani
The 8th International Commission on Glass Summer School program took place in July in Montpellier, France, and it drew a strong turnout—36 participants from 10 countries gathered for the program’s intensive glass course.
February 10th, 2016 | by April Gocha
ICG to hold glass workshop this summer, how-to for high-precision glass nanoengraving, and other materials stories that may be of interest for February 10, 2016.
July 29th, 2015 | by April Gocha
It was with considerable sadness that we learned on June 2 the passing of a close personal friend and one of the foremost glass scientists of our times—Günther H. Frischat of Clausthal, Germany (July 18, 1937–June 2, 2015).
March 27th, 2015 | by April Gocha
Marv Bolt, Curator of Science and Technology at the Corning Museum of Glass, is on a global hunt for the world's oldest telescopes. Watch this short video to learn more from Bolt, and stay tuned for the May issue of the ACerS Bulletin for additional coverage.