Final Conference Program

Meeting Description

Discover cutting-edge ceramic and glass technology from around the world at PACRIM 10. This year’s plenary speakers include Jeff Wadsworth, Battelle Memorial Institute; Hong-Kyu Park, LG Chem Battery R&D; Tomoyoshi Motohiro, Toyota Central R&D; and M. K. Badrinarayan, Corning Inc. Additionally, the inaugural ACerS Varshneya Frontiers of Glass Science Lecture will be given by Walter Kob, University of Montpellier, as the opening lecture of the Glass & Optical Materials Division program.

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On or Before

April 24, 2013


April 24, 2013

Attendee $725 $875
ACerS Senior/Emeritus Member $545 $695
One-Day $545 $695
Student $325 $400
Guest $195 $195
1-year ACerS Membership for New Members $95 $95
1-year ACerS Membership Renewal $120 $120
Sintering of Ceramics Prices Vary Prices Vary
Fundamentals of Glass Science Prices Vary Prices Vary
Extra Dinner Ticket $150 $150

Registration includes welcome reception, poster reception, conference dinner and breaks. Guest registration does not include breaks.

Career Discussion Roundtables


Who Should Attend

Hotel Del Coronado

PACRIM 10 is designed for materials scientists, engineers, researchers and manufacturers, delivering the opportunity to share knowledge and state-of-the-art advancements in materials technology. PACRIM 10 is hosted at the historic Hotel Del Coronado, near San Diego, Calif. The rich 125 year history of the Del includes international dignitaries, Hollywood starlets and even a ghost.

PACRIM 10 Program Chair
Dr. H.T. Lin
Oak Ridge National Lab, Oak Ridge, TN USA
PACRIM History

Over the years, PACRIM conferences have established a strong reputation for state-of-the-art presentations, information exchange on the latest emerging technologies and facilitating global dialogue and discussion with leading world experts. This is the tenth in a series of international conferences that provide a forum for the presentations and information exchange on emerging ceramic and glass technologies. The conference series began in 1993 and was last held in 2011 in Cairns, Australia, under the organization of The Australian Ceramic Society. The Chinese Ceramic Society and the Shanghai Institute of Ceramics, Chinese Academy of Sciences organized in 2007, and ACerS organized PACRIM6 in Maui, Hawaii and PACRIM8 in Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Endorsing Societies

The Chinese Ceramic Society
The Korean Ceramic Society
The Ceramic Society of Japan
The Australian Ceramic Society
The Indian Ceramic Society
World Academy of Ceramics
The Brazilian Ceramic Society
The Thai Ceramics Society
The European Ceramic Society
The Mexican Society of Materials