ACerS Spotlight

Abstracts Due March 31st for Cements Division

By / March 9, 2010

The Cements Division and the Center for Advanced Cements Based Materials announce a Call For Papers for their summer meeting. Advances in Cement-based Materials: Characterization, Processing, Modeling and Sensing, hosted…

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’09 Friedberg Lecture: ‘Ceramics in a 21st Century Materials World’ by Gary Fischman

By / March 2, 2010

Gary Fischman, director of National Academies’
boards dealing with Materials, Manufacturing and Infrastructure, was
the 2009 Arthur L. Friedberg Memorial Lecturer at the recent ACerS
Annual Meeting and MS&T’09 conference.

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GMIC/DOE Workshop at GOMD 2010

By / February 24, 2010

GMIC/DOE will sponsor the Usable Glass Strength – Forming a Research Coalition Workshop at the 2010 Glass & Optical Materials Division Annual Meeting. Remember, space is limited, so take advantage of this unique opportunity today!

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Registration Open for Ceramic Leadership Summit

By / February 22, 2010

The first annual Ceramic Leadership Summit
will discuss business opportunities, emerging technologies, critical
areas for scientific advancement and process innovations challenging
the ceramic materials community. Register to attend this powerful forum, hosted in Baltimore this summer.

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Students: Graduate Excellence in Materials Science Awards

By / February 19, 2010

GEMS Awards are specifically for graduate students presenting an oral talk at MS&T’10 in Houston, TX!  Read more about them!

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Students: Graduate Student Poster Competition at MS&T’10

By / February 19, 2010

Graduate students don’t want to miss the graduate student poster competition at MS&T!  Submit a poster abstract to MS&T by March 15 and be entered into the contest!

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Young Professionals Networking in Orlando

By / February 11, 2010

During the Electronic Materials Application (EMA) meeting in Orlando, members of the Young Professionals Network met and discussed four main focus areas for ACerS Young Professionals Network in 2010: Recruitment:…

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Who Struck the Best Pose at ICACC’10?

By / February 11, 2010

The photos from the 34th International Meeting and Exposition on Advanced Ceramics and Composites are available online. Did we snap you? Find out at ACerS Gallery.

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Ceramic Matrix Composite Brakes

By / February 10, 2010

At the ICACC’10 conference in Daytona Beach, one of the keynote speakers was the University of Bayreuth’s Walter Krenkel.

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Jay Singh on the 34th ICACC and Challenges Facing Ceramists Today

By / February 10, 2010

In this discussion, Singh shares highlights from the conference, and discusses some of the global challenges facing today’s ceramists.

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