The Taiwan Chapter of The American Ceramic Society serves ACerS members throughout Taiwan for the purpose of promoting the arts and sciences connected with ceramics and glass science and engineering.  Events such as workshops, industrial showcases, and seminars are planned to enhance and facilitate the interaction, technical discussions, and potential collaborations between and among ACerS members in Taiwan.

The Taiwan Chapter is headquartered in Taipei.

  • Chair:  Wei-Hsing Tuan
  • Secretary: Hua-Tay Lin
  • Treasurer: Chun-Hway Hsueh

If you would like to contact any of the (insert name of group here) officers, visit the ACerS online membership directory for contact details.  You must be a member to access the directory.  Or you may contact Karen McCurdy at for assistance.

Upcoming meetings/events

Taiwan Chapter to hold Inaugural Meeting in December

The ACerS Taiwan Chapter has scheduled its inaugural meeting for Saturday, December 21, 2019, at 10:00 am at the National Taipei University of Science and Technology Materials Hall.  Dr. Tatsuki Ohji (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Japan), who is the current president of ACerS, will attend and make a keynote at this inaugural meeting.

Click here for an agenda of this meeting.

Taiwan Chapter Co-Organizes International Conference

The 1st International Conference on Asia Pacific Mining and Metallurgy (APMM) will take place November 17-20, 2019, at National Cheng Kung University in Tainan, Taiwan.

The 2019 APMM will be an international platform for scholars, researchers, and participants to share and discuss interdisciplinary research and findings in the engineering fields of mining and metallurgy.  Topics of the conference include geo-resource exploration, geo-resource exploitation, metallurgical engineering, materials science, circular economy, and sustainable resources.

Invited keynote speakers are Prof. Syd Sl. Peng, Prof. Jien-Wei Yeh, Prof. Takeshi Tsuji, Prof. Shinya Kitamura, and Dr. Jing-Tao Zhu.

Tainan is a historical city of Taiwan with many places of interest.  APMM welcomes your participation.  Registration and conference details can be found at