Erica Zimmerman

Four Bioceramics Division award nominations: July 1 deadline

By Erica Zimmerman / May 4, 2021

It’s time to begin preparing nominations for four Bioceramics Division awards with a July 1, 2021 deadline. Award eligibility for each can be found at ACerS Awards Page. Young Scholar Award This award recognizes excellence in research among current degree-seeking graduate students and postdoctoral research associates. The recipient will receive a certificate, glass piece, and…

Read More

ACerS Frontiers of Ceramics & Glass Webinar Series: “Advanced ceramic manufacturing”

By Erica Zimmerman / April 26, 2021

Hosted by the Northern California Section, this webinar will feature presentations from Professor Jian Luo (University of California, San Diego) and Professor Katherine T. Faber (California Institute of Technology, Pasadena). Their presentations will discuss recent studies from flash sintering to ultrafast sintering without an electric field and field effects on grain growth and the fundamentals of pore network design.

Read More

ECD Secretary Nominations Deadline: July 31, 2021

By Erica Zimmerman / April 26, 2021

The ECD Nominating Committee invites nominations for the incoming 2021–2022 division secretary candidate. Nominations will be presented for approval at the ECD Annual Business meeting during ACerS annual meeting in conjunction with MS&T 2021 in Columbus, Ohio (October 17-21, 2021). Please send your nomination form by July 31, 2021 to the nominating committee chair, Surojit Gupta. Nominating CommitteeChair:…

Read More

Uncountable sponsored webinar: “Digitalization and the future of formulating in modern R&D labs”

By Erica Zimmerman / March 29, 2021

ACerS corporate partner, Uncountable, is sponsoring the May webinar, “Digitalization and the future of formulating in modern R&D labs” on May 11, 2021. Scientists are the literal lifeblood of new product development and innovation, but they often spend much of their time simply pulling together data to conduct analysis in hopes of key learnings. The biggest lever that R&D leaders have today is to implement tools that make this learning process faster and easier, through better data tools. This Webinar will focus on the benefits of implementing a true data infrastructure, and the challenges that organizations will face along this journey.

Read More

ACerS Frontiers of Ceramics & Glass Webinar Series: “Understanding ideation and opportunity analysis for designing high performance materials via different case studies”

By Erica Zimmerman / March 17, 2021

The Engineering Ceramics Division is hosting the April webinar of the ACerS Frontiers of Ceramics & Glass Webinar Series, “Understanding ideation and opportunity analysis for designing high performance materials via different case studies” on April 15, 2021.

Read More

Nominations open for ECD Mueller, Bridge Building, Jubilee Global Diversity and Global Young Investigator awards

By Erica Zimmerman / March 2, 2021

The Engineering Ceramics Division invites nominations for the 2022 James I. Mueller, Bridge Building, Jubilee Global Diversity and Global Young Investigator awards. The deadline for submitting nominations for all four awards is July 1, 2021. The Mueller Award recognizes the enormous contributions of James I. Mueller to the Engineering Ceramics Division and to the field of engineering ceramics.…

Read More

ACerS Frontiers of Ceramics & Glass Webinar Series: “Raw material variability and manufacturing”

By Erica Zimmerman / February 12, 2021

The Manufacturing Division is hosting the March webinar of the ACerS Frontiers of Ceramics & Glass Webinar Series, “Raw material variability and manufacturing” on March 16, 2021.

Read More

Cooper, Henry, Hoffman, awards: nominations due May 15

By Erica Zimmerman / February 2, 2021

It’s time to begin preparing nominations for three prestigious ACerS division awards with a May 15, 2021 deadline.  Award eligibility for each can be found at ACerS Awards Page. Glass & Optical Materials:  Alfred R. Cooper Scholars Award This award recognizes undergraduate students who have demonstrated excellence in research, engineering, and/or study in glass science…

Read More

ECD announces best poster awards from ICACC 2020

By Erica Zimmerman / January 29, 2021

The Engineering Ceramics Division has announced the Best Posters from the ICACC 2020 meeting held last January in Daytona Beach, Florida. The awards will be presented during the virtual plenary session at ICACC21. Congratulations to the authors of the award-winning posters! 

Read More

Electronics Division names best student posters and presentations from EMA 2021

By Erica Zimmerman / January 29, 2021

The Electronics Division presented awards for outstanding student work during the January 2021 Virtual Conference on Electronic Materials and Applications. Congratulations to these poster and presentation awardees.

Read More