Erica Zimmerman, Author at The American Ceramic Society | Page 2 of 6 Skip to content

Erica Zimmerman

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

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,…

Read More

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.

Read More

2018 Society award winners announced

By Erica Zimmerman / June 1, 2018

Congratulations to the 2018 Award Winners! The bios and photos of the 2018 award recipients are posted on the awards page and the awardees will be featured in the September 2018 issue of the Bulletin. The awards will be presented October 15 at the ACerS Honors and Awards Banquet at MS&T 2018 in Columbus, Ohio USA.  

Read More

Varshneya Frontiers of Glass Lectures Nominations: Deadline September 1

By Erica Zimmerman / June 1, 2018

September 1, 2018 is the deadline to submit nominations for the two Darshana and Arun Varshneya Frontiers of Glass lectures that will be presented at the GOMD Annual Meeting in conjunction with the International Congress on Glass (ICG) in Boston, Mass., June 9-14, 2019.   The Frontiers of Glass Science and the Frontiers of Glass Technology lectures are designed to encourage scientific and…

Read More

GOMD awards poster winners

By Erica Zimmerman / June 1, 2018

At its Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Texas, May 2018,  the Glass & Optical Materials Division awarded best graduate and undergraduate student poster prizes to the following winners. Thanks to Corning Incorporated for their sponsorship of the annual contest. Graduate Student Posters: 1st place: Hongshen Liu, Pennsylvania State University             …

Read More

New Award for 2019:  ECD Jubilee Global Diversity Award

By Erica Zimmerman / May 24, 2018

The Engineering Ceramics Division is proud to announce their newest award recognizing early/mid-career women and minority professionals. Three individuals will be selected annually for the Engineering Ceramics Division’s Jubilee Global Diversity Award and will be invited to present at the International Conference and Exposition on Advanced Ceramics and Composites (ICACC) in Daytona Beach, FL (annual…

Read More