Jonathon Foreman, Author at The American Ceramic Society

Jonathon Foreman

Additive manufacturing offers fast and simple way to fabricate bioactive glass-ceramics

By Jonathon Foreman / May 17, 2019

An international team of researchers found they could use 3D printing to create Biosilicate® glass-ceramic scaffolds. This method offers low-cost fabrication of bioactive glass-ceramics for biomedical applications.

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Direct-writing additive manufacturing of lead-free piezoelectric parts

By Jonathon Foreman / April 26, 2019

As additive manufacturing techniques become increasingly sophisticated, they offer a way to effectively construct specialized electronic devices. Two recent papers describe different direct-writing AM methods for constructing lead-free piezoelectric parts.

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Microwave processing of glass frit promises significant energy reduction

By Jonathon Foreman / April 9, 2019

Frit produced by researchers in Spain using a pre-production scale microwave processing method compared well to commercial frit prepared in a traditional gas-fired continuous furnace—and it used 64 percent less energy per kilogram of frit to produce.

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Laying the groundwork: Understanding how external fields affect ceramic sintering

By Jonathon Foreman / March 22, 2019

Field-assisted sintering techniques (FAST) offer a way to lower firing temperatures and cycle times of sintering processes. The feature article in the January 2019 issue of Journal of the American Ceramic Society summarizes discussions from a workshop aimed at understanding the mechanisms behind FAST.

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Journal of the American Ceramic Society announces best papers of 2018

By Jonathon Foreman / March 13, 2019

The editors of the Journal of the American Ceramic Society selected 19 articles from among the more than 600 articles published in 2018 that exemplify excellence for the science of advanced ceramics. These articles are posted to JACerS’ “Featured Content” page.

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Ceramics for the circular economy: Call for papers for special issue of International Journal of Applied Ceramic Technology

By Jonathon Foreman / March 12, 2019

The editors of the International Journal of Applied Ceramic Technology invite researchers and colleagues to submit a manuscript for a special issue that addresses several leading areas of the circular economy for ceramics. Full-length research articles and review papers are welcome.

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An easier way to measure out-of-plane resistivity in ceramic matrix composites

By Jonathon Foreman / March 8, 2019

Researchers from the United States and Germany developed a method for determining both in-plane and out-of-plane resistivity simultaneously, making it easier to check for damage in ceramic matrix composites.

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Find EMA and ICACC special conference collections on ACerS Publication Central

By Jonathon Foreman / January 22, 2019

Want a taste of topics presented at ICACC and EMA meetings? Try a free sampling of peer-review journal articles gathered in two special conference collections, available through February.

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Access ACerS journals, books, and more from one central location on ACerS Publication Central

By Jonathon Foreman / January 15, 2019

A new ACerS Publication Central website provides a singular launch point from which to access all ACerS publications, including ACerS journals, books, Bulletin, and phase equilibrium diagram pages.

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New year, new articles—Latest Publications Highlights now available from ACerS journals

By Jonathon Foreman / January 4, 2019

About four times per year, ACerS editors choose a handful of articles highlighting interesting themes. The latest batch of articles are now available, and are free to read until end of March 2019.

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