June 8th, 2017 | by April Gocha, PhD
New atomistic simulations by researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles and Oak Ridge National Lab are revealing that irradiated materials are even more disordered that previously thought—calling into question the safety of vitrified nuclear waste.
April 20th, 2017 | by April Gocha, PhD
The May 2017 issue of the ACerS Bulletin—featuring articles about Gorilla Glass automotive windshields, 3-D-printed polymer-derived CMCs, a composite-like semiconductor crystal, and dynamics of glass relaxation—is now available online.
June 20th, 2014 | by Eileen De Guire
Corning Inc. execs are worried about the future. Facing a $30 billion global technical glass market, they see a mismatch between the pipeline of new glass researchers and the pipeline of opportunity for engineered glass products.
Last week the company held a Glass Research Summit to proactively work the problem.
May 24th, 2012 | by Eileen De Guire
The annual meeting of the Glass and Optical Materials Division wraps up today. The meeting brought together 308 scientists and …
April 27th, 2012 | by Eileen De Guire
A new industry-university-government lab coalition is looking for ways to retain intrinsic glass strength. This young man demonstrates the strength …