ACerS news

Setting the standard—ASTM Committee C28 Advanced Ceramics going strong in its 4th decade

By Lisa McDonald / January 17, 2020

With over 50 standards on test methods, practices, guides, terminology, and specification for advanced ceramics under its jurisdiction, Committee C28 is proud to hold its first meetings of the year in conjunction with ACerS in January 2020.

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New year, new design, new newsletter—See what’s happening to CTT in 2020

By Lisa McDonald / January 10, 2020

A new year provides the perfect opportunity to try new things, and that is exactly what we are doing here at Ceramic Tech Today. Learn about the CTT redesign that premiered this week and check out the new business newsletter that will debut on Monday, Jan. 13!

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New issues, new editors, new workshops—ACerS journals group updates for 2020

By Jonathon Foreman / January 8, 2020

For The American Ceramic Society journals group, a new year is a great time to report on forthcoming changes. Learn about the new issues, editors, and workshops planned for 2020.

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Jonathon’s journal gems—Jonathon’s top 5 favorite Ceramic Tech Today posts from 2019

By Jonathon Foreman / January 3, 2020

Water purification techniques, sodium-ion batteries, and expanding your impact make Jonathon’s list of top five favorite CTT posts from 2019.

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It’s beginning to look a lot like year’s end: Lisa’s top 5 favorite Ceramic Tech Today posts from 2019

By Lisa McDonald / December 31, 2019

Weyl semimetals, flexible glasses in bulk form, and multilayer ceramic capacitor shortage make Lisa’s list of top five favorite CTT posts from 2019.

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A hundred years of ferroelectricity, plus more inside January/February 2020 ACerS Bulletin

By Lisa McDonald / December 26, 2019

The January/February 2020 issue of the ACerS Bulletin—featuring the history and industry impact of ferroelectric materials—is now available online. Plus—NSF CAREER Ceramics Program decadal overview.

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Ceramic & Glass Manufacturing, the B2B magazine for all your industry needs

By Eileen De Guire / December 3, 2019

Ceramic & Glass Manufacturing—ACerS’ NEW B2B magazine—delivers news and information for ceramic and glass manufacturers and businesses. Check out the first issue (now online), and sign up to receive a free subscription to C&GM!

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Ceramics and glass make a home, plus more inside December 2019 ACerS Bulletin

By Lisa McDonald / November 21, 2019

The December 2019 issue of the ACerS Bulletin—featuring ceramic and glass materials in a house—is now available online. Plus—ceramicSOURCE 2020 and C&GM (new!)

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13th PACRIM conference delivers dozens of symposia on a variety of topics

By Lisa McDonald / November 6, 2019

The 13th PACRIM conference, held Oct. 27–Nov. 1, 2019, welcomed nearly 1,700 attendees and about 1,540 papers. This year, two researchers were recipients of the Samuel Geijsbeek PACRIM International Award.

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Innovation, sustainability mark the future of glass manufacturing at the Conference on Glass Problems

By Lisa McDonald / November 1, 2019

The 80th Conference on Glass Problems took place Oct. 28–31, 2019 in Columbus, Ohio. Speakers discussed the importance innovation and sustainability will play in the future of the glass industry.

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