ACerS In Focus

Apply for a registration waiver and/or travel grant to ICACC’22

By Yolanda Natividad / November 10, 2021

The ICACC 2022 Registration Waiver and Travel Grant Program will support the attendance of students and young professionals to The American Ceramic Society’s (ACerS) 46th International Conference and Expo on Advanced Ceramics and Composites (ICACC’22), on January 23 – 28, 2022. The aim of the Registration Waiver and Travel Grant Program is to develop and foster…

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ACerS Morgan Medal and Global Distinguished Doctoral Dissertation Award

By Yolanda Natividad / November 10, 2021

Plan to submit a nomination for the Morgan Medal and Global Distinguished Doctoral Dissertation Award! The purpose of this award is to recognize a distinguished doctoral dissertation in the ceramics and glass discipline. The award is generously sponsored by Morgan Advanced Materials and includes the Morgan Medal. Nominations should be made by a person very…

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Registration open for ACerS Winter Workshop 2022

By Yolanda Natividad / November 10, 2021

The 2022 ACerS Winter Workshop will be held from January 21–23, 2022 in conjunction with the ICACC 2022 meeting, January 21-January 23, 2022, in Daytona Beach, FL, USA. Registration is open now! The Winter Workshop provides a combination of technical and professional development sessions designed specifically for students and young professionals. Both PhD students and post-docs…

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MS&T21 student contest winners

By Yolanda Natividad / November 10, 2021

The Material Advantage Student Program sponsored various contests for undergraduate and graduate students during MS&T21 in Columbus, Ohio. Check out all of the 2021 student contest winners below: MS&T21 Student Contest Awardees (PDF) Thank you to this year’s contest participants for your efforts. Thank you also to all who helped judge and organize the contests this…

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UNITECR Student-Young Professionals Funding Program Announced

By Erica Zimmerman / November 5, 2021

The Ceramographic Exhibit & Competition, is an annual poster exhibit to promote the use of microscopy and microanalysis as tools in the scientific investigation of ceramic materials. This year’s competition was held during the ACerS Annual Meeting in October in Columbus, Oh., in the Columbus Convention Center.

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ACerS Basic Science Division: 2021 GEMS Awardees

By Erica Zimmerman / November 5, 2021

Left to right: Dahl, Carlos, and Godbole ACerS Basic Science Division announces the GEMS Awardees for 2021. The division sponsors the Graduate Excellence in Materials Science (GEMS) awards as part of the annual MS&T conference and ACerS Annual Meeting events each year. Congratulations to the 2021 GEMS Awardees! Diamond Ranking: •    Corey Carlos, University of Wisconsin-Madison•    Eeshani…

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2021 Roland B. Snow award and ceramographic competition winners announced

By Erica Zimmerman / October 25, 2021

The Ceramographic Exhibit & Competition, is an annual poster exhibit to promote the use of microscopy and microanalysis as tools in the scientific investigation of ceramic materials. This year’s competition was held during the ACerS Annual Meeting in October in Columbus, Oh., in the Columbus Convention Center.

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2022 Call for Award Nominations

By Erica Zimmerman / September 3, 2021

Nominations for Society awards that will be presented at the annual awards banquet in October 2022 are now open. Additional information on each award, plus many Division and Class awards, is available at ceramics.org/awards. Nomination deadline for all awards is January 15, 2022 unless otherwise noted. Contact Erica Zimmerman at ezimmerman@ceramics.org or 614-794-5821 if you…

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ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series: “Finding Your Community”

By Yolanda Natividad / August 12, 2021

Finding Your Community Tuesday, October 12, 2021, at 5 pm (Eastern US time) ACerS Young Professionals Network (YPN) is hosting the October webinar, Finding Your Community in the ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series. Our webinar panelists will hold a discussion on the importance of community for professional advancement and fulfillment, for a target…

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ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series: “What happens after you click ‘submit’?”

By Yolanda Natividad / July 21, 2021

What happens after you click ‘submit?’ Thursday, August 19, 2021, at 10 am (Eastern US time) The ACerS Young Professionals Network (YPN), and the ACerS Publications Committee are co-hosting the August webinar, What happens after you click ‘submit?’ in the ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series. WEBINAR DESCRIPTION The peer review process plays a…

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