ACerS Spotlight

ACerS Frontiers of Ceramics & Glass Webinar Series: “Understanding ideation and opportunity analysis for designing high performance materials via different case studies”

By Erica Zimmerman / March 17, 2021

The Engineering Ceramics Division is hosting the April webinar of the ACerS Frontiers of Ceramics & Glass Webinar Series, “Understanding ideation and opportunity analysis for designing high performance materials via different case studies” on April 15, 2021.

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ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series: “Career Path: Prof. Jon Binner”

By Yolanda Natividad / March 15, 2021

Career Path: Prof. Jon Binner Thursday, June 10, 2021, at 11 am (Eastern US time) ACerS President’s Council of Student Advisors (PCSA) is hosting the June webinar, Career Path: Prof. Jon Binner in the ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series. WEBINAR DESCRIPTION This webinar will describe the career path that Jon Binner has taken,…

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Volunteer spotlight: Claire Xiong

By Karen McCurdy / March 5, 2021

ACerS is pleased to announce Hui (Claire) Xiong has been selected for Volunteer Spotlight, a program through which we recognize a member who demonstrates outstanding service to The American Ceramic Society through volunteerism. Xiong is an associate professor in the Micron School of Materials Science and Engineering at Boise State University. Xiong received her Ph.D.…

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Nominations open for ECD Mueller, Bridge Building, Jubilee Global Diversity and Global Young Investigator awards

By Erica Zimmerman / March 2, 2021

The Engineering Ceramics Division invites nominations for the 2022 James I. Mueller, Bridge Building, Jubilee Global Diversity and Global Young Investigator awards. The deadline for submitting nominations for all four awards is July 1, 2021. The Mueller Award recognizes the enormous contributions of James I. Mueller to the Engineering Ceramics Division and to the field of engineering ceramics.…

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ACerS Frontiers of Ceramics & Glass Webinar Series: “Raw material variability and manufacturing”

By Erica Zimmerman / February 12, 2021

The Manufacturing Division is hosting the March webinar of the ACerS Frontiers of Ceramics & Glass Webinar Series, “Raw material variability and manufacturing” on March 16, 2021.

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Volunteer spotlight: Andrew Ericks

By Karen McCurdy / February 5, 2021

ACerS is pleased to announce Andrew Ericks has been selected for Volunteer Spotlight, a program through which we recognize a member who demonstrates outstanding service to The American Ceramic Society through volunteerism. Ericks received his B.S. in metallurgical and materials engineering from the Colorado School of Mines in 2018, and he is currently a third-year…

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Cooper, Henry, Hoffman, awards: nominations due May 15

By Erica Zimmerman / February 2, 2021

It’s time to begin preparing nominations for three prestigious ACerS division awards with a May 15, 2021 deadline.  Award eligibility for each can be found at ACerS Awards Page. Glass & Optical Materials:  Alfred R. Cooper Scholars Award This award recognizes undergraduate students who have demonstrated excellence in research, engineering, and/or study in glass science…

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ACerS announces 2021 slate for President-elect and Board of Directors

By Faye Oney / February 1, 2021

ACerS is pleased to announce the 2021 slate for the President-elect and Board of Directors positions as proposed by the Nominating Committee and approved by the Board of Directors. ACerS Rules provide the opportunity for additional nominees to be proposed through a petition process (refer to the Rules for specific instructions). Should any member be…

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ECD announces best poster awards from ICACC 2020

By Erica Zimmerman / January 29, 2021

The Engineering Ceramics Division has announced the Best Posters from the ICACC 2020 meeting held last January in Daytona Beach, Florida. The awards will be presented during the virtual plenary session at ICACC21. Congratulations to the authors of the award-winning posters! 

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Electronics Division names best student posters and presentations from EMA 2021

By Erica Zimmerman / January 29, 2021

The Electronics Division presented awards for outstanding student work during the January 2021 Virtual Conference on Electronic Materials and Applications. Congratulations to these poster and presentation awardees.

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