ACerS Cements Division


Our Mission

The Cements Division of The American Ceramic Society is involved with the research, development, manufacture, and sale of cements, limes, and plasters. Developments in Portland cement occupy much of the Division members’ efforts.


14th Advances in Cement-Based Materials 2024

Missouri S&T, Rolla, Missouri, USA

June 19 - 21, 2024



A rotating list of articles published in the American Ceramic Society journals.

View our 2023- 2024 Cements Officers

Recognizing excellence in cement science and chemistry.

View the Division’s annual reports and rules governing the division.

The American Ceramic Society (ACerS) values and seeks diverse and inclusive participation within the field of ceramic science and engineering.

ACerS strives to promote involvement and access to leadership opportunity regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, nationality, disability, appearance, geographic location, career path or academic level.

About the Cements Division

Learn how Cements can help your research and career.  Download and share the Cements flyer summarizing the Division’s benefits, mission and focused meetings.

Building a Better World with Cement

The world’s most common construction material is far from common. Its complex chemistries determine its structure and properties. Cements Division members focus mostly in cement chemistry, combinatorial methods, and modeling and simulation to better understand the mysteries of this familiar material.

Read more about the 10th Advances in Cement-Based Materials Meeting, held at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in June 2019. The meeting included the Division’s traditional YouTube Research Video for student presentations.