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September 22nd, 2017

Michigan / Northwest Ohio Section

Published on September 22nd, 2017 | By: Belinda Raines

 

This Section covers Michigan and the following counties of northwest Ohio:  Allen, Auglaize, Crawford, Defiance, Fulton, Hancock, Hardin, Henry, Lucas, Mercer, Ottawa, Paulding, Putnam, Sandusky, Seneca, Williams, Wood, Wyandot, and Van Wert.  Primary interests are in the automotive and glass industries, but all are welcome!  We are proud to present the Toledo Glass and Ceramic Award annually.

 

Officers

Chair
William J. Walker, Jr.
P: (419) 535-2210
F: (419) 535-2041

bill.walker@federalmogul.com

 

 

Treasurer

Fred Stover
P: (419) 878-0001

info@matrix-ent.com

Vice Chair
Position open.

Contact Jan Bailey or Fred Stover if you are interested or have someone to nominate.

 

Counselor
Ed Boulos

Troy, MI 48098
P: (248) 643-7541

eboulos@comcast.net

Secretary
Jan Bailey
P: (248) 348-6585

jebailey@wowway.com

   

 

Membership

Please check the appropriate box on the ACerS membership form. Section dues are $25.00.

 

 

Call for Nominations!

 

The Michigan/Northwest Ohio Section is soliciting nominations for its Toledo Glass and Ceramic Award.  The annual award recognizes distinguished scientific, technical, or engineering achievements in glass or ceramics.  Other criteria:

  • There are no limitations regarding age, nationality, sex, or membership in The American Ceramic Society or the Section.
  • A nominee must be living, but exceptions may be made by recommendation of the selection committee and officers of the Section.
  • This is a singular award. Nominations for multiple awards will not be accepted.

Selection of the winner will be based on the evidence of achievements in glass or ceramics that accompanies the nomination.  Persons nominating should send a single-page cover letter describing the qualifications of the nominee, with no more than three additional pages of supporting information.

 

If a nominee is not selected for the award in the year following the nomination, that nominee’s name is put on an “active list” for consideration with all other active nominations in each of the following three years.  If unsuccessful after three years, a new nomination must be submitted.

 

The award consists of an engraved glass piece and a certificate, and will be presented at an award dinner in April 2018.

 

Nominations are due by November 30, 2017.   Please contact Fred Stover at fstover@accesstoledo.com or 419-878-0001 for more information on how to submit a nomination.

 

 

 

The Toledo Glass and Ceramic Award Dinner

 

The Michigan/Northwest Ohio Section of The American Ceramic Society held its annual award dinner and presentation on Thursday, April 27, 2017, at the Heatherdowns Country Club in Toledo, Ohio.

 

Bill Walker, Section Chair, welcomed guests and introduced this year’s recipient of the Toledo Glass and Ceramic Award, Dr. Kang N. Lee. The Toledo Glass and Ceramic Award recognizes distinguished scientific, technical or engineering achievements in glass or ceramics. Dr. Lee is a pioneer in environmental barrier coatings for silicon based ceramics.  His current research focuses on development of advanced EBC for silicon carbide ceramic matrix composite (CMC) turbine hot section components and applying emission spectroscopic non-destructive evaluation techniques to these coatings.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Meetings & Events

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Awards

 

Download Past Winners Here

 

 

Job Opportunities

ACerS Ceramic and Glass Career Center

 

 

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