Karen McCurdy

Frontiers of Ceramics & Glass Webinar Series: Metallic Glasses: An overview of the state of the art and their application in the biomedical sector

By Karen McCurdy / May 18, 2022

Metallic Glasses: An overview of the state of the art and their application in biomedical sector Hosted by: ACerS Italy Chapter Wednesday, July 20, 2022; 10 a.m. -11 a.m. Eastern US time The ACerS Italy Chapter is sponsoring the webinar, Metallic Glasses: An overviwe of the state of the art and their application in biomedical…

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Frontiers of Ceramics & Glass Webinar Series: Opportunities for additive manufacturing of ceramic composites using material extrusion

By Karen McCurdy / May 17, 2022

Opportunities for additive manufacturing of ceramic composites using material extrusion Hosted by: ACerS Eastern Tennessee Section Friday, June 24, 2022; 11 a.m. -12 p.m. Eastern US time The ACerS Eastern Tennessee Section is sponsoring the webinar, Opportunities for additive manufacturing of ceramic composites using material extrusion, presented by Professor Brett Compton, Associate Professor at University…

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Volunteer spotlight: Kathleen Richardson and Mario Affatigato

By Karen McCurdy / May 9, 2022

ACerS is pleased to announce Kathleen Richardson and Mario Affatigato have been selected for Volunteer Spotlight, a program that recognizes a member who demonstrates outstanding service to The American Ceramic Society through volunteerism. Richardson and Affatigato’s enthusiasm and assistance were key to the success of the recent National Day of Glass, held April 5–7, 2022,…

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Volunteer spotlight: Rishabh Kundu

By Karen McCurdy / April 13, 2022

ACerS is pleased to announce Rishabh Kundu has been selected for Volunteer Spotlight, a program that recognizes a member who demonstrates outstanding service to The American Ceramic Society through volunteerism. Kundu is a graduate student in the Institute of Materials Science at the Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany. He received his bachelor’s degree in ceramic…

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Volunteer spotlight: David Poerschke

By Karen McCurdy / March 9, 2022

ACerS is pleased to announce David Poerschke has been selected for Volunteer Spotlight, a program that recognizes a member who demonstrates outstanding service to The American Ceramic Society through volunteerism. Poerschke is assistant professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science at the University of Minnesota. He received his Ph.D. in materials from…

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Volunteer spotlight: Edward P. Gorzkowski, III

By Karen McCurdy / February 14, 2022

ACerS is pleased to announce Edward P. Gorzkowski, III has been selected for Volunteer Spotlight, a program that recognizes a member who demonstrates outstanding service to The American Ceramic Society through volunteerism. Gorzkowski is currently the Branch Head of the Multifunctional Materials Branch at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory in Washington, D.C. He received his…

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Frontiers of Ceramics & Glass Webinar Series: Ceramic additive manufacturing for aerospace

By Karen McCurdy / January 24, 2022

Ceramic additive manufacturing for aerospace Thursday, February 24, 2022; 1- 2 p.m. Eastern US Time The ACerS Dayton/Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Section is hosting the webinar, Ceramic additive manufacturing for aerospace presented by Dr.Lisa Rueschhoff (Air Force Research Laboratory). Description The cruise altitudes and speed of flight will be higher than ever before for next generation aerospace…

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Volunteer spotlight: Michael C. Halbig

By Karen McCurdy / January 10, 2022

ACerS is pleased to announce Michael C. Halbig has been selected for Volunteer Spotlight, a program that recognizes a member who demonstrates outstanding service to The American Ceramic Society through volunteerism. Halbig is a senior materials research engineer and tech lead for additive manufacturing and joining & integration of composite materials at NASA’s Glenn Research…

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Volunteer spotlight: Lisa Rueschhoff

By Karen McCurdy / December 9, 2021

ACerS is pleased to announce Lisa Rueschhoff has been selected for Volunteer Spotlight, a program that recognizes a member who demonstrates outstanding service to The American Ceramic Society through volunteerism. Rueschhoff is a materials research engineer in the Composites Branch at the Air Force Research Laboratory in Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. She received…

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Volunteer spotlight: Tatsuki Ohji

By Karen McCurdy / November 10, 2021

ACerS is pleased to announce Tatsuki Ohji has been selected for Volunteer Spotlight, a program that recognizes a member who demonstrates outstanding service to The American Ceramic Society through volunteerism. Ohji is a Fellow Scientist at the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Japan. He received his doctoral degree in inorganic materials engineering…

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