Erica Zimmerman

Do you qualify for Emeritus membership?

By Erica Zimmerman / July 9, 2019

If you will be 65 years old (or older) by December 31, 2019 and will have 35 years of continuous membership in ACerS, you are eligible for Emeritus status. Note that both criteria must be met. Emeritus members enjoy waived membership dues and reduced meeting registration rates. To verify your eligibility, contact Erica Zimmerman at…

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MS&T19 Registrations: Distinguished Life, Emeritus and Senior Members

By Erica Zimmerman / May 8, 2019

ACerS 121st Annual Meeting takes place September 29 – October 3, 2019 in Portland, Oregon during MS&T. Hear about the state of The Society, and help shape the future. Make your plans to attend today! MS&T affords you an opportunity like no other. You have the chance to hear the latest technical advances and cutting-edge…

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2019 Society Awardees Announced

By Erica Zimmerman / April 15, 2019

The American Ceramic Society’s 2019 awardees have been selected. Click here to view the list of recipients. Awards will be presented at MS&T19 September 30 – October 3, 2019 in Portland, Ore., USA. Congratulations to the 2019 awardees!

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ECD Secretary Nominations Deadline: August 15, 2019

By Erica Zimmerman / March 27, 2019

The ECD Nominating Committee invites nominations for the incoming 2019–2020 division secretary candidate. Nominees will be presented for approval at the ECD Annual Business meeting at MS&T19 and included on the ACerS spring 2020 division officer ballot. Nominations and a short description of the candidate’s qualifications, should be submitted by August 15, 2019 to: Chair:…

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Nominations: 2020 James I. Mueller, Bridge Building and Global Young Investigator Awards

By Erica Zimmerman / March 4, 2019

The Engineering Ceramics Division invites nominations for the 2020 James I. Mueller, Bridge Building and Global Young Investigator awards. The deadline for submitting nominations for all three awards is July 1, 2019. The James I. Mueller Lecture recognizes the enormous contributions of James I. Mueller to the Engineering Ceramics Division and to the field of…

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Electronics Division names best student posters and presentations from EMA 2019

By Erica Zimmerman / February 4, 2019

The ACerS Electronics Division presented awards for exceptional student work during the January 2019 Conference on Electronic Materials and Applications in Orlando, Fla. Congratulations to these outstanding students: Poster competition First Place: Shuhei Nakayama; Sophia University Poster title: “Ferroelectric HfO2 thin films with abundant dopants” Second Place: Kevin Ferri; The Pennsylvania State University Poster title: “Investigating the Roles…

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Cooper, Henry, Hoffman awards: nominations due May 15

By Erica Zimmerman / February 1, 2019

While January 15th was the deadline for most award nominations to be submitted, there are three prestigious Society and Division awards that have a May 15, 2019 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…

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2019 Nominations extended for three prestigious glass awards: Stookey, Morey, Kreidl

By Erica Zimmerman / October 29, 2018

There are three glass-related awards that have an extended February 4, 2019 nomination deadline, so please consider submitting a nomination! Stookey Lecture of Discovery: deadline February 4, 2019 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…

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Call for Nominations: The W.A. Weyl International Glass Science Award

By Erica Zimmerman / July 30, 2018

The purpose of this award is to recognize the abilities of a young scientist who would like to present a paper at an International Congress on Glass, and to provide funds to make this possible. ELIGIBILITY Any young scientist 35 years old or less, whose research and publications in the field of glass science shows ingenuity,…

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2019-2020 Slate of ACerS Officers

By Erica Zimmerman / June 4, 2018

The new slate of 2019-2020 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 MS&T19, October 3, 2019.

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