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 15th, 2015 | by Stephanie Liverani
After five years of diligent-but-quiet research, Bolt Threads has made “meaningful progress” on developing synthetic spider silk for commercial use.
June 3rd, 2015 | by April Gocha, PhD
NASA and NIST recently joined forces to establish MaterialsLab, a new data-ridden initiative aimed to accelerate “materials development and make new discoveries using data from the hundreds of investigations on the International Space Station,” according to a NASA news release.
May 29th, 2015 | by Stephanie Liverani
Mark your calendar for Thurs., June 4, 2015 from noon to 4:00 p.m. EST. The Division of Materials Research at the National Science Foundation will hold a webinar focused on the upcoming CAREER solicitation
April 20th, 2015 | by Jessica McMathis
A final report and toolkit from the 2014 Diversity in the Minerals, Metals, and Materials Professions (DMMM1) summit is now available.
March 30th, 2015 | by Jessica McMathis
The University of Arizona's "technical MBA" will offer a combination of business-oriented classes and engineering courses to help engineers bridge the gap between innovative ideas and sustainable economic development strategies.
March 2nd, 2015 | by Jessica McMathis
Thanks to a multi-million-dollar infusion of funding from the National Science Foundation, materials and materials research centers are having one of their best months ever.
February 3rd, 2015 | by April Gocha, PhD
In the new BBC TV show "Everyday Miracles," host and materials scientist Mark Miodownik "reveals the amazing stories behind everyday objects of desire and how they are miraculously transformed from raw materials into the very stuff of the modern world.”
December 18th, 2014 | by Jessica McMathis
If your work involves batteries or silicon, consider yourself among the members of the five hottest fields in scientific research.
October 14th, 2014 | by Eileen De Guire
Whether you're amidst the action or looking to see what you're missing, check out the latest from MS&T14 in Pittsburgh, Pa. with these snapshots of all the action.