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MS&T19 Registrations: Distinguished Life, Emeritus and Senior Members

By Erica Zimmerman / May 8, 2019

ACerS 121st Annual Meeting takes place September 29 – October 3, 2019 in Portland, Oregon during MS&T. Hear about the state of The Society, and help shape the future. Make your plans to attend today! MS&T affords you an opportunity like no other. You have the chance to hear the latest technical advances and cutting-edge…

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Volunteer spotlight: Eva Hemmer

By Belinda Raines / May 2, 2019

ACerS is pleased to announce that Eva Hemmer has been selected for the Volunteer Spotlight program through which we recognize a member who demonstrates outstanding service to The American Ceramic Society through volunteerism. Hemmer received her Ph.D. in materials science from Saarland University (Germany) in 2008, where she focused on the synthesis of rare earth…

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2019 Society Awardees Announced

By Erica Zimmerman / April 15, 2019

The American Ceramic Society’s 2019 awardees have been selected. Click here to view the list of recipients. Awards will be presented at MS&T19 September 30 – October 3, 2019 in Portland, Ore., USA. Congratulations to the 2019 awardees!

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ACerS joins Societies Consortium on Sexual Harassment in STEMM as inaugural member

By Eileen De Guire / April 9, 2019

The American Ceramic Society has joined with over 80 leading academic and professional societies as an inaugural member of the Societies Consortium on Sexual Harassment in STEMM.

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Volunteer spotlight: Steve Jung

By Belinda Raines / April 2, 2019

ACerS is pleased to announce that Steve Jung has been selected for the Volunteer Spotlight program through which we recognize a member who demonstrates outstanding service to The American Ceramic Society through volunteerism. Jung earned his B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. from the Missouri University of Science and Technology while studying ceramic engineering. He has spent…

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ECD Secretary Nominations Deadline: August 15, 2019

By Erica Zimmerman / March 27, 2019

The ECD Nominating Committee invites nominations for the incoming 2019–2020 division secretary candidate. Nominees will be presented for approval at the ECD Annual Business meeting at MS&T19 and included on the ACerS spring 2020 division officer ballot. Nominations and a short description of the candidate’s qualifications, should be submitted by August 15, 2019 to: Chair:…

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The American Ceramic Society Establishes Pan American Ceramics Congress

By Faye Oney / March 14, 2019

The American Ceramic Society, along with three other materials organizations from South, Central, and North America, will create a new conference, the Pan American Ceramics Congress, to provide a forum for exchanging information on the current status and emerging trends of various technologies in the Americas.

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The American Ceramic Society and Korean Institute of Chemical Engineers Extend MCARE Partnership Through 2030

By Faye Oney / March 7, 2019

The American Ceramic Society and the Korean Institute of Chemical Engineers have signed a memorandum of understanding to co-organize the Materials Challenges in Alternative and Renewable Energy annual conference through 2030.

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Volunteer spotlight: Bill Long

By Belinda Raines / March 5, 2019

ACerS is pleased to announce the second recipient of our new Volunteer Spotlight program through which we recognize a member who demonstrates outstanding service to The American Ceramic Society through volunteerism. Bill Long is an active Emeritus member of ACerS. He was instrumental in the successful launch of ACerS Colorado Section and is a member…

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Nominations: 2020 James I. Mueller, Bridge Building and Global Young Investigator Awards

By Erica Zimmerman / March 4, 2019

The Engineering Ceramics Division invites nominations for the 2020 James I. Mueller, Bridge Building and Global Young Investigator awards. The deadline for submitting nominations for all three awards is July 1, 2019. The James I. Mueller Lecture recognizes the enormous contributions of James I. Mueller to the Engineering Ceramics Division and to the field of…

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