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[Image above] Past ACerS president Beth Dickey (2021–2022) presents the 2022 Class of Fellows with plaques at MS&T22 in Pittsburgh, Pa. Credit: ACerS

Westerville, OH—The American Ceramic Society (ACerS) will elevate 20 members to Fellow Status this year. The Fellow designation recognizes ACerS members who have distinguished themselves through outstanding contributions to the ceramic arts or sciences, broad and productive scholarship in ceramic science and technology, conspicuous achievement in ceramic industry, or by outstanding service to the Society.

“The 2023 class of Fellows represents a diverse and outstanding group of scientific leaders of the global ceramics and glass community. Their professional achievements and dedicated service to ACerS have expanded the educational, scientific, and industrial frontiers of our profession. I am honored to commend this class of Fellows for their outstanding achievements and for their commitment to volunteer” says Sanjay Mathur, ACerS president.

The awards will be presented at the Society’s Annual Honor and Awards banquet, Oct. 2, 2023, during the ACerS Annual Meeting held at the Materials Science and Technology Conference, October 1–4 in Columbus, Ohio.

The 2023 Class of Fellows includes:

  • Jake Amoroso, Savannah River National Laboratory
  • Katalin Balázsi, Hungarian Academy of Sciences Center for Energy Research
  • Sung Choi, Naval Air Systems Command
  • Keith DeCarlo, Blasch Precision Ceramics
  • Mari-Ann Einarsrud, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
  • Manabu Fukushima, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
  • R. Edwin García, Purdue University
  • Venkatraman Gopalan, The Pennsylvania State University
  • Surojit Gupta, University of North Dakota
  • Michael D. Hill, Skyworks Solutions
  • Dachamir Hotza, Federal University of Santa Catarina
  • Stephen Houseman, Harrop Industries, Inc.
  • Bryan Douglas Huey, University of Connecticut
  • Leena Hupa, Åbo Akademi University
  • John Ihlefeld, University of Virginia
  • Pierre Lucas, University of Arizona
  • Rodrigo Moreno, Spanish National Research Council
  • Nathan Newman, Paramagnetix, Inc.
  • Ian M. Reaney, NSF Center for Dielectrics and Piezoelectrics
  • Hui (Claire) Xiong, Boise State University

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Founded in 1898, The American Ceramic Society is the leading professional membership organization for ceramic and materials scientists, engineers, researchers, manufacturers, plant personnel, educators, and students. The Society serves more than 10,000 members from more than 70 countries. www.ceramics.org