Erica Zimmerman

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.

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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.

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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.…

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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.

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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! 

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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.

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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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