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Organizers deem 6th ICG International Summer School a success

By Eileen De Guire / August 14, 2014

More than 50 students from 14 different countries gathered at L’Université de Montpellier (France) in early July for the 6th International Summer School hosted by the International Commission on Glass.

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Giant Magellan Telescope: U Arizona finishing first, casting second of seven 8.4-meter mirrors

By Eileen De Guire / January 19, 2012

Artist’s rendering of mirror arrangement for Giant Magellan Telescope in Chile. Credit: GMT. “Mirror, mirror on the wall/Who’s the best mirror maker of them all?” In the story of Snow White, the magic mirror is an important supporting character. It sees into places its interrogator cannot and reports back on the who, what and where…

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Early-bird Deadline for Spring Short Courses Approaching

By / March 9, 2010

Take advantage of the $100 early-bird savings by signing up now for a 2010 Ceramic Materials Short Courses. Savings end 30-days before each course, so register today. Dynamic Behavior of Structural and Armor CeramicsApril 27-28 | Westerville, OhioInstructor: Ghatu Subhash, University of FloridaTopics: Projectile impact on armor; threat characteristics & ceramic responses; dynamic fracture, fragmentation…

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