ACerS Spotlight

Jose Zayas Wind Tutorial Speaker at Energy 2010

By / September 18, 2009

Jose Zayas is secured at the Wind Tutorial Speaker at Energy 2010. Zayas is the manager of the Wind Energy Technology Department at Sandia National Laboratories. Learn more about the Energy 2010 meeting or submit your abstract by Monday, September 21.

 

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Students: Graduate Student Poster Contest

By / September 16, 2009

Attention graduate students presenting a poster at MS&T!  Enter the graduate student poster contest at MS&T for a chance to win cash prizes.  Find out more now.

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Students: Undergraduate Student Poster Contest

By / September 16, 2009

Attention undergraduate students!  Did you do research recently?  Why not present it at MS&T in the undergraduate student poster contest.  Deadline to enter is Sept. 30, 2009.

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Constitutional Amendments offered at ACerS Annual Meeting

By / September 15, 2009

The Board of Directors has recommended several amendments to the Constitution of The American Ceramic Society. The amendments will be voted on at the Society’s Annual Meeting coinciding with MS&T’09. The Membership Meeting takes place Monday, Oct. 26, 2009, 1:00 p.m. — 2:00 p.m., in Room 405 of the David L. Lawrence Convention Center. All…

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Recent Graduates: Free ACerS Membership For You

By / September 15, 2009

ACerS can help recent graduates succeed by offering a FREE Associate Membership for the first year following graduation.

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Undergraduate Students: Do you fear public speaking? Consider the Undergraduate Student Speaking Contest at MS&T’09

By / September 15, 2009

Hold a local speaking contest on your campus.  The winner advances to the nationals at MS&T.

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Students: Is your mug ready for the upcoming Ceramic Mug Drop Contest at MS&T?

By / September 15, 2009

Don’t let your mug get smashed!  Compete in this fun and exciting Material Advantage contest in Pittsburgh!

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Students: Don’t Miss the Tour at MS&T’09!

By / September 15, 2009

ACerS PCSA is organizing a student tour at MS&T’09.  Tour a Pittsburgh manufacturer of dilatometers for thermal expansion (CTE) and sintering studies, thermal conductivity meters, thermal diffusivity systems (laser flash) and specific heat capacity measuring instruments to test solids, powders, and liquids.

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Cal Stevenson: High Temperature-Resistant Furnaces

By / September 10, 2009

Stevenson is the founder and CEO of Deltech Furnaces Inc., a maker of specialty furnaces that have been used for everything from analyzing moon rocks to manufacturing advanced materials for fuel cells.

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Delbert Day – Medical Treatments with Microspheres

By / September 1, 2009

Del Day, the curator’s professor emeritus of Missouri University of Science and Technology, discusses his work in the field of bioceramics. Day has spent several decades researching bioceramic and bioglass materials, and developing applications for those materials.

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