ACerS Awards and Honors

Engineering Ceramics Division: Global Young Investigator Award

By Deidre Haignere / April 2, 2013

The Global Young Investigator (GYI) award recognizes the outstanding young ceramic engineer and scientist whose achievements have been significant to the profession and to the general welfare of the community around the globe. Nominations are open to candidates from industry, academia, or government-funded laboratory – across the world.

 

The award winner will present a keynote lecture at the Global Young Investigator Forum of the International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites (ICACC) meeting. The award consists of US $1,000 honorarium and a certificate of achievement, as well as complimentary registration.

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Engineering Ceramics Division: Bridge Building Award

By Deidre Haignere / April 2, 2013

This award recognizes individuals outside of the United States who have made outstanding contributions to engineering ceramics.

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Engineering Ceramics Division: Best Paper and Poster Awards

By Deidre Haignere / April 2, 2013

Each year, ECD selects best papers and best posters from the papers and posters that are presented at the annual Daytona Beach Conference.

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Electronics Division: Student Presentation Awards

By Deidre Haignere / April 2, 2013

Each year at the Electronic Materials and Applications (EMA) meeting, the Electronics Division presents best student presentation awards in two categories: best oral presentations and best poster presentations. First, second and third place awards are presented in each category.

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Electronics Division: Lewis C. Hoffman Scholarship

By Deidre Haignere / April 2, 2013

The Electronics Division invites applications for the Lewis C. Hoffman Scholarship. The purpose of the $2,000 tuition award is to encourage academic interest and excellence among undergraduate students in the area of ceramics/materials science and engineering.

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Electronics Division: Edward C. Henry Award

By Deidre Haignere / April 2, 2013

The Edward C. Henry Award is given annually to an outstanding paper reporting original work in the Journal of the American Ceramic Society or the Bulletin during the previous calendar year on a subject related to electronic ceramics.

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Cements Division: Della Roy Lecture

By Deidre Haignere / April 2, 2013

The Della Roy Lecturer is selected by consensus of the division executive committee in consultation with Elsevier Science, who sponsors the lecture. The person selected does not need to be a member of ACerS or the Cements Division.

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Cements Division: L.E. Copeland Award

By Deidre Haignere / April 2, 2013

The Copeland award is presented to an individual in recognition of outstanding contributions to the development and understanding of cement and concrete science. The award will be presented whenever the Copeland Award Committee feels that there is a suitable candidate.

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Cements Division: S. Brunauer Award

By Deidre Haignere / April 2, 2013

The Brunauer Award is awarded annually to the author(s) of the best refereed paper on cements published during the previous calendar year in the Bulletin or the Journal of the American Ceramic Society. Eligible papers must be nominated by a Fellow of the Society who is a member of the Cements Division. Self-nominations are not permitted. The winner(s) will receive a certificate at the Cements Division Business Meeting.

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Basic Science Division: Robert B. Sosman Award and Lecture

By Deidre Haignere / April 2, 2013

The Robert B. Sosman Award is the highest recognition of scientific accomplishment given by the Basic Science Division and is given in recognition of outstanding achievement in basic science of an area that results in a significant impact to the field of ceramics. The lecture is given each year by the awardee who has been deemed by the award committee to have made the most significant contribution to the field of ceramics.

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