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ACerS and Wiley offering free access to journal articles with Earth Day theme

By Faye Oney / April 26, 2018

ACerS and Wiley are offering access to Earth Day-themed journal articles that were published in ACerS three journals. Through June 30, you can get free access to more than 30 articles spread throughout ACerS Division pages.

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Looking ahead to 2018—It’s a great year to be an ACerS member!

By Faye Oney / January 5, 2018

There’s a lot to look forward to at ACerS in 2018. From meetings, to short courses, to educational resources, ACerS has everything you need to increase your knowledge and expand your network of professional connections.

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ACerS continues free journal article promotion to celebrate 100 years of JACerS

By Faye Oney / November 10, 2017

To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Journal of the American Ceramic Society, ACerS is offering free access to nearly 50 journal articles through December 31. If you’re not already a member, consider joining to take advantage of all ACerS benefits, including its three peer–reviewed journals.

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ACerS offers free journal articles to celebrate 100 years of JACerS

By Faye Oney / July 26, 2017

To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Journal of the American Ceramic Society, ACerS is offering free access to nearly 40 journal articles through September 30. If you’re not already a member, consider joining to take advantage of all ACerS benefits, including its three peer–reviewed journals.

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‘Summer camp’ for science—Gordon Research Conferences 2013

By Eileen De Guire / February 22, 2013

The 2013 Gordon Research Conference schedule is available now. Mt. Holyoke College in South Hadley, Mass., will host the ceramics Gordon Research Conference—but it will not take place until 2014. Credit: Mt. Holyoke College; Facebook. The February 15 issue of Science includes a catalog (pdf) of the 2013 Gordon Research Conferences, with short descriptions of…

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Students and Young Professionals look forward to ICC4-CLS

By Eileen De Guire / March 16, 2012

The 4th International Congress on Ceramics with the 3rd Ceramic Leadership Summit track ACerS director of membership and marketing, Megan Bricker, coordinates the Society’s outreach to students and young professionals. Here she tells us about what’s in store for the youthful ceramic materials professionals and what they are saying about ICC4-CLS. The 4th International Congress…

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Harrison Corbin Van Cott, 1920–2011

By Eileen De Guire / February 19, 2012

Born March 13, 1920, Harrison passed away at Macassa Lodge on Monday, Aug. 29, 2011 at the age of 91. Born in Schenectady, N.Y., where he spent his youth, Harrison graduated from Rochester University and Columbia University. He was a lifetime member of Sigma Chi Fraternity. He worked for the U.S. Bureau of Mines as…

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Travel scholarships for young professionals to attend ICC4

By Eileen De Guire / December 15, 2011

The Basic Science Division of the American Ceramic Society is encouraging participation of young professionals in the 4th International Congress on Ceramics to be held in Chicago in July 2012 by offering six scholarshipsof $500 each to offset meeting registration and travel costs. Eligibility Young professionals who received their PhD degree after January 2008 and…

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[Endorsed Meeting] Gordon Research Conference on Solid State Studies in Ceramics: New Insights and New Paradigms for Fracture and Deformation in Ceramics

By / September 6, 2011

Gordon Research Conference on Solid State Studies in Ceramics: New Insights and New Paradigms for Fracture and Deformation in Ceramics Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA August 12- August 17, 2012 Supported/Endorsed by the Basic Science Division of the American Ceramic Society

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Visions of beauty at the nanoscale: 2010 Ceramographic winners

By / November 30, 2010

Each year, the ACerS Basic Science Division sponsors a ceramographic competition at the Society’s Annual Meeting. The competition’s top award is the Roland B. Snow Award, presented to the Best of Show winner of the competition. All of this year’s entries went on display at the recent MS&T’10 conference in Houston where they wowed the…

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