ACerS Virtual Glass Summit 2020
We invite you to attend the Virtual Glass Summit, August 3 - 5, 2020. This online only event is coordinated with the ACerS Glass & Optical Materials Division and will include a number of presentations from their annual meeting, canceled due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
Special lectures from the winners of the Stookey Lecture of Discovery, the Norbert J. Kreidl Award for Young Scholars, and the Varshneya Glass Technology award will be presented. View the award lecture details here.
The technical program features sessions in four symposia:
- Fundamentals of the Glassy State
- Glass and Water: Aging and Degradation of Amorphous Materials
- Optical and Electronic Materials and Devices
- Glass Technology and Cross-Cutting Topics
Student Grants Still Available!
GOMD will provide registration grants to selected student and postdoctoral researchers to attend the Virtual Glass Summit. The application is still open and final deadline is July 13.
Application Process: Each applicant must be a current graduate, undergraduate student or postdoctoral researcher who has submitted an abstract for an oral or poster presentation for the Virtual Glass Summit. Candidates should send an e-mail applying for registration assistance, a copy of the submitted abstract and abstract number, applicant name, institution/university and status (undergraduate, graduate student, or post doc researcher) to Erica Zimmerman by Monday, July 13, 2020, 5:00 p.m. Eastern US time.
Furthermore, each applicant should arrange for a letter of support to be submitted by a sponsoring faculty member or PI. If you have any questions, please email GOMD Division Chair Jincheng Du.
Individual ACerS Member $149
Individual Member plus Membership renewal $269
All Students $25
Student plus GGRN membership renewal $55
ACerS Distinguished Life Members $0
Virtual Glass Summit Program Chairs
Sandia National Laboratories
Otto Schott Institute of Materials Research
Friedrich Schiller University
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University of North Texas
Pennsylvania State University
University of California, Davis
The American Ceramic Society values diverse and inclusive participation within the field of ceramic science and engineering. ACerS strives to promote involvement and access to leadership opportunity regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, nationality, disability, appearance, geographic location, career path or academic level.