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Now available—Hench lecture on ‘Innovative ceramic technologies to change the world’—Updated

By Jessica McMathis / May 13, 2014

The most popular CTT story in the last year or so was Peter Wray’s story about Novamin 45S5 Bioglass in a line of Sensodyne brand toothpaste. More accurately, the story was about Bioglass NOT being in the toothpaste. Bioglass, as many know, was discovered by Larry Hench. Although technically retired, Hench continues to teach at the…

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Hench lecture on “Innovative ceramic technologies to change the world”

By Eileen De Guire / May 7, 2014


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ACerS 2013—A photo album of the year that was

By Eileen De Guire / December 27, 2013

By our measure, 2013 was an incredible year for the Society and its members.

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ICACC’13 Photoblog #3 from Daytona Beach

By / February 1, 2013

University of Maryland’s Eric Wachsman discussed the role of solid oxide fuel cells in a balanced national energy strategy to open the 10th International Symposium on SOFC: Materials, Science, and Technology. Credit: ACerS. I am wrapping up my photoblogging with coverage of events during days 3 and 4 of the 2013 International Conference on Advanced…

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UIUC team wins ICACC’13 Schott shot glass drop competition

By Eileen De Guire / February 1, 2013

[flash http://ceramictechweekly.org/wp-content/video/2013_shot_glass2.flv mode=1 f={image=http://ceramictechweekly.org/wp-content/video/2013_shot_glass.jpg}] One of the highlights of the Expo each year during the ICACC conference is the Shot Glass Drop Competition sponsored by the Schott North America. The competition—mainly for fun and bragging rights—involves engineering a container composed only of plastic straws that is designed to protect a glass shot glass as it…

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ICACC’13 Photoblog #2 from Daytona Beach

By / January 29, 2013

2013 Program Chair Sujanto Widjaja opens the ICACC’13 Plenary Session. Credit: ACerS. The first “business” day of the ICACC’13 meeting plenary and award speakers (plus the awarding of the best paper and best poster awards from the 2012 session). The photos below come from some of the opening events and awards.  

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ICACC’13 Photoblog #1 from Daytona Beach

By / January 28, 2013

At the 37th International Conference and Exposition on Applied Ceramics and Composites, Sunday was a big day for arrivals, registration plus a pleasant ocean-side atmosphere for meeting old and new friends at the big reception Sunday night. Earlier in the day there were meetings of the Board of Directors of The American Ceramic Society and the…

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Register today for ICACC’13

By / December 19, 2012
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Register for ICACC’13 by December 21st to save

By / December 8, 2012

ICACC’13 will showcase cutting-edge research and product developments in advanced ceramics, armor, SOFCs, ceramic coatings, bioceramics and more. Register now!

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[Hotel Cut-off] 37th International Conference and Expo on Advanced Ceramics and Composites (ICACC’13)

By Eileen De Guire / October 30, 2012
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