ACerS Spotlight

2022 W.A. Weyl International Glass Science Award

By Erica Zimmerman / June 23, 2022

The W.A. Weyl International Glass Science Award was established in 1976 by Pennsylvania State University in collaboration with the ICG in memory of Prof. W.A. Weyl. It is awarded once every three years to an outstanding young scientist working in glass research.  Congratulations to this year’s awardee, N. M. Anoop Krishnan, Ph.D., Associate Professor; Indian…

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CaliBaja Webinar Series: special focus on glass science and art for IYOG

By Lisa McDonald / June 14, 2022

With the start of summer next Tuesday comes the start of this year’s CaliBaja Webinar Series! The CaliBaja Webinar Series is a virtual event organized by the University of San Diego CaliBaja Center for Resilient Materials and Systems. Olivia Graeve, professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering at UC San Diego and director of the CaliBaja…

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Volunteer spotlight: Gang Chen

By Karen McCurdy / June 8, 2022

ACerS is pleased to announce Gang Chen has been selected for Volunteer Spotlight, a program that recognizes a member who demonstrates outstanding service to The American Ceramic Society through volunteerism. Chen received his Ph.D. in materials science and engineering from Lehigh University. Prior to joining Ohio University, he was a postdoctoral fellow at Argonne National…

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Frontiers of Ceramics & Glass Webinar Series: Metallic Glasses: An overview of the state of the art and their application in the biomedical sector

By Karen McCurdy / May 18, 2022

Metallic Glasses: An overview of the state of the art and their application in biomedical sector Hosted by: ACerS Italy Chapter Wednesday, July 20, 2022; 10 a.m. -11 a.m. Eastern US time The ACerS Italy Chapter is sponsoring the webinar, Metallic Glasses: An overviwe of the state of the art and their application in biomedical…

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Frontiers of Ceramics & Glass Webinar Series: Opportunities for additive manufacturing of ceramic composites using material extrusion

By Karen McCurdy / May 17, 2022

Opportunities for additive manufacturing of ceramic composites using material extrusion Hosted by: ACerS Eastern Tennessee Section Friday, June 24, 2022; 11 a.m. -12 p.m. Eastern US time The ACerS Eastern Tennessee Section is sponsoring the webinar, Opportunities for additive manufacturing of ceramic composites using material extrusion, presented by Professor Brett Compton, Associate Professor at University…

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ACerS announces 2022 Class of Fellows

By Eileen De Guire / May 17, 2022

The American Ceramic Society will elevate 19 members to Fellow Status this year. The awards will be presented at the Society’s Annual Honor and Awards banquet at MS&T22 in Pittsburgh, Pa.

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ACerS announces 2022 Distinguished Life Members

By Eileen De Guire / May 17, 2022

The American Ceramic Society will award the honor of Distinguished Life Member to Sylvia Johnson, Tatsuki Ohji, and Kent Weisenstein. The awards will be presented at the Society’s Annual Honor and Awards banquet at MS&T22 in Pittsburgh, Pa.

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MS&T22 Registrations: Distinguished Life, Emeritus and Senior Members

By Erica Zimmerman / May 17, 2022

ACerS 124th Annual Meeting takes place Oct. 9–12, 2022, 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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International Materials Slam 2022

By Erica Zimmerman / May 12, 2022

Announcing an ACerS (The American Ceramic Society) – DGM (the German Materials Society) collaboration that facilitated an international materials science outreach event – ‘International Materials Slam 2022‘ being held May 28, June 4, and June 11. Join us for two fantastic expert talks (to be formally announced shortly) and an evening full of fun (and…

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2022 Society Awardees Announced

By Erica Zimmerman / May 12, 2022

The American Ceramic Society’s 2022 awardees have been selected. Awards will be presented at ACerS Annual Meeting in conjunction with MS&T22 October 9-12, 2022 in Pittsburgh, Pa., USA. Congratulations to the 2022 awardees!

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