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March 6th, 2017

Michigan / Northwest Ohio Section

Published on March 6th, 2017 | By: Belinda Raines


This Section covers Michigan and Northwest Ohio. The primary interests are in the automotive and glass industries. We give the Toledo Glass and Ceramic Award annually.



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





Fred Stover
P: (419) 878-0001


Vice Chair
Position open.

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


Ed Boulos

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


Jan Bailey
P: (248) 348-6585





Please check the appropriate box on the ACerS membership form or send a check to the Treasurer for $7 for annual Section membership. Please make note on the check that it is for Section membership.



The Toledo Glass and Ceramic Award Dinner


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


The Toledo Glass and Ceramic Award recognizes distinguished scientific, technical or engineering achievements in glass or ceramics. This year’s honoree is Dr. Kang N. Lee, 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.


6:00 p.m. — Social Hour (cash bar)

7:00 p.m. — Dinner, Award Presentation, and Remarks by Dr. Lee


Cost:  $55 for members and guests

           $75 for non-members with a year’s Section membership

           $25 for students with student ID


Please RSVP to Fred Stover at 419-304-2278 (cell) or 419-878-0001 (answering machine) or by email: fstover@accesstoledo.com.


Dinner selection must accompany your reservation; select one:

Potato-crusted orange roughy OR stuffed chicken breast with a supreme sauce.  Dinners include salad, roasted redskin potato,  green bean almandine, rolls, and coffee or tea.  Vegetarian meal can be provided upon request.


Don’t miss this opportunity to hear an interesting presentation and network with others in the glass and ceramic community!


Reservations must be received no later than Thursday, April 13.


Directions to Heatherdowns Country Club, 3910 Heatherdowns Boulevard, Toledo, Ohio 43614:

From US Route 23, take the exit at Dussel/Salisbury Road (exit 6) and go east 4 traffic lights. At the 4th light, turn left on Reynolds Road and go under the Ohio Turnpike to the next traffic light, which is Heatherdowns Boulevard. Turn right and the country club is approximately 1.5 miles on the left. Parking is at the front of the club.

From the Ohio Turnpike (I80/I90), take the exit at mile marker 62 and go north on Reynolds Road. Follow the directions above.



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ACerS Michigan/Northwest Ohio Section members and guests at the annual presentation of the Toledo Glass and Ceramic award. Last year’s awardee was David Pye, dean emeritus of Alfred University College of Ceramics. Pye was honored April 14, 2016, at the Heather Downs Country Club in Toledo, Ohio.






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