ACerS Spotlight

Hilmas and Fahrenholtz on ultrahigh-temperature ceramics and hypersonic flight

By / April 8, 2010

Greg Hilmas and Bill Fahrenholtz, both professors at Missouri S&T, are working on developing ceramic materials that can withstand ultrahigh temperatures (1,600°C–3,000°C) that will be encountered by hypersonic planes of the future.

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ACerS Annual Report Now Available

By / April 6, 2010

Download The American Ceramic Society’s Annual Report 2008-2009 that discusses progress made during October 2008 through December 2009 as well as forward looking goals for 2010 and beyond.

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10 Days Left to Save, GOMD Registration

By / April 6, 2010

You only have 10 days left to take advantage of the early-bird $100 savings. This critical meeting features talks on Glass Science, Glass Technology, Glass Corrosion, Glass Structure & Properties,…

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Ceramic Leadership Summit and Industry

By / March 26, 2010

The Ceramic Leadership Summit starts off with a bang when President Rodney Lanthorne of Kyocera International, Inc., CEO Joel Moskowitz of Ceradyne, Inc., and Senior VP & Director David Morse of…

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Members Save 20% on Technical Publications

By / March 22, 2010

Visit the Bookstore to peruse new titles, CESPs and CTs, to search books by topic or to download the New & Bestselling ACerS Titles brochure.


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Jeff Stevenson on solid oxide fuel cells

By / March 18, 2010

Jeff Stevenson is a Laboratory Fellow in the Energy Materials Group at the Pacific Northwest National Lab, and has been working on SOFCs for more than a decade.

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MS&T’10 Deadline Extension. Submit Abstracts by March 29

By / March 17, 2010

The MS&T’10 call for papers deadline has been extended to March 29, 2010, so don’t delay! Submit your abstract for the leading forum addressing structure, properties, processing and performance across the materials community.

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Nominations Still Open for 2010 Division & Class Awards

By / March 11, 2010

While the nomination deadline has passed for 2010 Society awards, there
are a number of division and class awards that are still accepting
nominations. Visit the awards
to see details on submitting entries for each of these
awards.   Contact Marcia Stout at mstout@ceramics if you have

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We Need Your Feedback on Knowledge Strategy

By / March 10, 2010

Calling All Members – We Need Your Feedback Take a few minutes to help us identify the core themes and hot topics in ceramics that will have the greatest impact…

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New Member Benefit: Online Access to New Glass Journal

By / March 9, 2010

ACerS members will soon enjoy a valuable new benefit … free online access to the International Journal of Applied Glass Science (IJAGS).   The inaugural issue will be online by March 30th (or…

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