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2021 call for award nominations-deadline extended to January 29

By Erica Zimmerman / January 8, 2021

Nominations for Society awards that will be presented at the annual awards banquet in October 2021 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 has been extended to January 29, 2021 unless otherwise noted. Contact Erica Zimmerman at ezimmerman@ceramics.org or…

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ACerS Frontiers of Ceramics & Glass Webinar Series: “Bioceramics: additive manufacturing and nanoclays for biomaterials applications”

By Erica Zimmerman / December 22, 2020

The Bioceramics Division is hosting the first webinar of the ACerS Frontiers of Ceramics & Glass Webinar Series, “Bioceramics: additive manufacturing and nanoclays for biomaterials applications” on January 13, 2021.

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2021 Nominations for Glass & Optical Materials Division Awards

By Erica Zimmerman / December 1, 2020

There are five glass-related awards that have a January 21, 2021 nomination deadline, so please consider submitting a nomination! Stookey Lecture of Discovery: The Stookey Award recognizes an individual’s lifetime of innovative exploratory work or noteworthy contributions of outstanding research on new materials, phenomena, or processes involving glass, that have commercial significance or the potential…

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2020-2021 Slate of ACerS Officers

By Erica Zimmerman / May 29, 2020

The new slate of 2020-2021 ACerS Officers Slate has been determined. There were no contested offices and no write-in candidates, automatically making all nominees “elected.” The new term begins at the end of ACerS Annual Meeting/MS&T20, October 8, 2020.

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MS&T20 Registrations: Distinguished Life, Emeritus and Senior Members

By Erica Zimmerman / May 20, 2020

ACerS 122nd Annual Meeting takes place October 4 – 8, 2020 in Pittsburgh, Pa. during MS&T. MS&T affords you an opportunity like no other. You have the chance to hear the latest technical advances and cutting-edge developments in the materials science community, connect with friends, and network with your peers. Make your plans to attend today!…

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Samuel Geijsbeek PACRIM International Award nominations due May 23, 2020

By Erica Zimmerman / March 31, 2020

The Geijsbeek PACRIM International Award recognizes individuals who are members of the Pacific Rim Conference (PACRIM) societies for their contributions in the field of ceramics and glass technology that have resulted in significant industrial and/or academic impact, international advocacy, and visibility of the field. Industrial candidates will be evaluated based on the technology development and…

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2019 Nominations extended for three prestigious glass awards: Stookey, Morey, Kreidl

By Erica Zimmerman / October 29, 2018

There are three glass-related awards that have an extended February 4, 2019 nomination deadline, so please consider submitting a nomination! Stookey Lecture of Discovery: deadline February 4, 2019 The Stookey Award recognizes an individual’s lifetime of innovative exploratory work or noteworthy contributions of outstanding research on new materials, phenomena, or processes involving glass, that have…

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2018 Society award winners announced

By Erica Zimmerman / June 1, 2018

Congratulations to the 2018 Award Winners! The bios and photos of the 2018 award recipients are posted on the awards page and the awardees will be featured in the September 2018 issue of the Bulletin. The awards will be presented October 15 at the ACerS Honors and Awards Banquet at MS&T 2018 in Columbus, Ohio USA.  

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Germany Chapter

By Belinda Raines / May 21, 2018

The Germany Chapter of The American Ceramic Society serves ACerS members in or near the cities of Cologne, Bonn, Aachen, Dusseldorf, and Dortmund for the purpose of promoting the arts and sciences connected with ceramics and glass science and engineering.  Events such as workshops, industrial showcases, and seminars are planned to enhance and facilitate the…

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Student YouTube Research Video Contest

By Erica Zimmerman / April 24, 2018

We are pleased to continue the YouTube Research Video Contest to engage young members and build excitement for the upcoming annual meeting!  We hope you will consider submitting a YouTube Video promoting your poster or presentation to our student competition. These videos are to be posted by June 1, 2018 on your personal YouTube accounts and postings should be made…

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