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Alexandra Navrotsky

By Deidre Haignere / May 12, 2016

Alexandra Navrotsky was educated at the Bronx High School of Science and the University of Chicago (B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. in physical chemistry). After postdoctoral work in Germany and at Penn State University, she joined the faculty in Chemistry at Arizona State University, where she remained until her move to the Department of Geological and…

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Gary L. Messing

By Deidre Haignere / May 15, 2015

Gary L. Messing is Distinguished Professor of Ceramic Science and Engineering, Head of the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, and co-Director of the Center for Innovative Materials Processing by Direct Digital Deposition (CIMP-3D) at the Pennsylvania State University. Before his current positions, he served as Director of the Materials Research Laboratory at Penn State,…

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Gregory S. Rohrer

By Deidre Haignere / April 29, 2014

Gregory S. Rohrer is the W.W. Mullins Professor and Head of Materials Science and Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA.  Rohrer received his bachelor’s degree in Physics from Franklin and Marshall College in 1984 and his Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania in 1989.  He joined the Materials Science…

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W. David Kingery Award

By Eileen De Guire / March 6, 2013

The W. David Kingery Award recognizes distinguished lifelong achievements involving multidisciplinary and global contributions to ceramic technology, science, education and art. The award is open to all people worldwide. There are no limitations regarding nationality, gender or religion and membership in ACerS is not a requirement. A nominee must be living, but in the event of death subsequent to selection but prior to presentation, the award shall be made posthumously.

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