ACerS PCSA announces the ACerS Next Top Demo Competition 2018 winners. The Next Top Demo competition focuses on ceramic and/or glass outreach demonstration skills and acts as a way to educate the public while promoting the community outreach students already perform at university. Please help us to congratulate this year’s winners:

Scientific Choice Winner: 

Sadhana Bhusal and Jenniffer Bustillos, Florida International University, Miami, Florida, USA

Title of Demonstration: Plasma Spray for Ceramic Coatings

Viewer’s Choice Winner:

Laura Aalto-Setälä, Manuel Diemer, Jenni Sorsa, and Jaakko Liikanen, Åbo Akademi University, Turku, Finland

Title of Demonstration: Phosphorescent filigree canes in glassblowing