Erica Zimmerman

2021 call for award nominations-deadline extended to January 29

By Erica Zimmerman / January 8, 2021

Nominations for Society awards that will be presented at the annual awards banquet in October 2021 are now open. Additional information on each award, plus many Division and Class awards, is available at ceramics.org/awards. Nomination deadline for all awards has been extended to January 29, 2021 unless otherwise noted. Contact Erica Zimmerman at ezimmerman@ceramics.org or…

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High entropy environmental barrier coatings

By Erica Zimmerman / January 8, 2021

The Washington DC/Northern VA/MD Section is hosting the second webinar of the ACerS Frontiers of Ceramics & Glass Webinar Series, “High entropy environmental barrier coatings” on February 17, 2021.

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ACerS Frontiers of Ceramics & Glass Webinar Series: “Bioceramics: additive manufacturing and nanoclays for biomaterials applications”

By Erica Zimmerman / December 22, 2020

The Bioceramics Division is hosting the first webinar of the ACerS Frontiers of Ceramics & Glass Webinar Series, “Bioceramics: additive manufacturing and nanoclays for biomaterials applications” on January 13, 2021.

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2021 Nominations for Glass & Optical Materials Division Awards

By Erica Zimmerman / December 1, 2020

There are five glass-related awards that have a January 21, 2021 nomination deadline, so please consider submitting a nomination! Stookey Lecture of Discovery: The Stookey Award recognizes an individual’s lifetime of innovative exploratory work or noteworthy contributions of outstanding research on new materials, phenomena, or processes involving glass, that have commercial significance or the potential…

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Bioceramics Division presents first Global Young Bioceramicist Award

By Erica Zimmerman / November 19, 2020

The Global Young Bioceramicist Award is presented by The American Ceramic Society’s Bioceramics Division. The award recognizes the outstanding young ceramic engineer and material scientist, who has made significant contributions to the area of Bioceramics, for human healthcare around the globe. Nominations are invited from the candidates from academia, industry, or government-funded national laboratory –…

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Bioceramics Division presents first Larry L. Hench Lifetime Achievement Award

By Erica Zimmerman / October 26, 2020

The Larry L. Hench Lifetime Achievement Award for innovation and translation is presented by The American Ceramic Society’s Bioceramics Division. The award honors a deserving individual(s) in recognition of lifetime dedication, vision, and accomplishments in advancing the field of Bioceramics, particularly towards innovation in the field and contribution of that innovation to translation of technology…

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The American Ceramic Society 2020 Virtual Awards Celebration

By Erica Zimmerman / October 9, 2020

The American Ceramic Society is pleased to present the 2020 Virtual Awards Celebration!  Although we could not meet together in person, we have several awardees to recognize and to offer you the opportunity to learn about their important accomplishments in the ceramic and glass community. We congratulate all of the 2020 ACerS awardees and hope you enjoy…

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ECD Secretary Nominations Deadline: July 31, 2020

By Erica Zimmerman / June 29, 2020

The ECD Nominating Committee invites nominations for the incoming 2020–2021 division secretary candidate. Nominees will be presented for approval at the ECD Annual Business meeting at MS&T20. Nominations and a short description of the candidate’s qualifications, should be submitted by July 31, 2020 to: Nominating Committee Chair: Manabu Fukushima: manabu-fukushima@aist.go.jp, National Institute of Advanced Industrial…

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2020-2021 Slate of ACerS Officers

By Erica Zimmerman / May 29, 2020

The new slate of 2020-2021 ACerS Officers Slate has been determined. There were no contested offices and no write-in candidates, automatically making all nominees “elected.” The new term begins at the end of ACerS Annual Meeting/MS&T20, October 8, 2020.

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MS&T20 Registrations: Distinguished Life, Emeritus and Senior Members

By Erica Zimmerman / May 20, 2020

ACerS 122nd Annual Meeting takes place October 4 – 8, 2020 in Pittsburgh, Pa. during MS&T. MS&T affords you an opportunity like no other. You have the chance to hear the latest technical advances and cutting-edge developments in the materials science community, connect with friends, and network with your peers. Make your plans to attend today!…

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