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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.  

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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…

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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             …

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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…

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Student YouTube Research Video Contest

By Erica Zimmerman / April 24, 2018

We are pleased to continue the YouTube Research Video Contest to engage young members and build excitement for the upcoming annual meeting!  We hope you will consider submitting a YouTube Video promoting your poster or presentation to our student competition. These videos are to be posted by June 1, 2018 on your personal YouTube accounts and postings should be made…

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MS&T18 Registrations: Distinguished Life, Emeritus and Senior Members

By Erica Zimmerman / April 24, 2018

Meeting Description ACerS 120th Annual Meeting takes place October 14-18, 2018 in Columbus, Ohio, 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 developments…

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Hints for preparing Fellows nominations deadline: August 15, 2019

By Erica Zimmerman / March 26, 2018

Nominations for the ACerS 2020 Class of Fellows should be submitted by August 15, 2019 for award presentation at MS&T 2020. Fellows should be “persons of good reputation who have reached their 35th birthday and who have been members of the Society for at least the past five years continuously at the established nomination deadline…

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GOMD selects award lecturers for May meeting

By Erica Zimmerman / March 26, 2018

The Glass & Optical Materials Division has selected six outstanding glass scientists to present award lectures at the GOMD Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Texas from May 20-24, 2018.  The speakers, listed below in order of their lecture, are:  Stookey Lecture of Discovery: Monday, May 21, 8:00 am Wolfram Höland  Ivoclar Vivadent AG; lecturer, ETH…

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Nominations: 2019 James I. Mueller, Bridge Building and Global Young Investigator Awards

By Erica Zimmerman / March 2, 2018

The Engineering Ceramics Division invites nominations for the 2019 James I. Mueller, Bridge Building and Global Young Investigator awards. The deadline for submitting nominations for all three awards is July 1, 2018. The James I. Mueller Lecture recognizes the enormous contributions of James I. Mueller to the Engineering Ceramics Division and to the field of engineering ceramics.…

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2018 Congressional Visits Day

By Erica Zimmerman / January 5, 2018

Let your voice be heard on April 17 – 18, 2018, in Washington, D.C. Congressional Visits Day (CVD) gives U.S.-based Material Advantage Student Members an exciting opportunity to visit with legislators and congressional staff. The goal of the event is to educate Congress about the importance of research in materials science, engineering, and manufacturing and…

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