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First days of MS&T15: Photoblog from Columbus

By Eileen De Guire / October 6, 2015

Here is a quick glimpse at the Sunday and Monday activities at MS&T15 in Columbus, Ohio.

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Ceramics Gordon Conference announced for July 20–25

By Eileen De Guire / April 9, 2014

The next installment of the long-running Gordon Research Conference on “Solid State Studies in Ceramics,” organized by Monika Backhaus, will be July 20–25, 2014, at Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts.

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The American Ceramic Society announces 2013 Class of Fellows

By Eileen De Guire / April 9, 2013

The American Ceramic Society is pleased to announce that 18 members will be elevated to Fellow status in 2013. The Fellow designation recognizes ACerS members who have distinguished themselves through outstanding contributions to the ceramic arts or sciences, broad and productive scholarship in ceramic science and technology, conspicuous achievement in ceramic industry, or by outstanding…

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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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Who is going to do the work? Workforce development for ceramic and glass industries

By Eileen De Guire / April 13, 2012

Workforce development is more than developing undergraduate programs. Three sessions at ICC4 will address the global, diversity and career development issues for building a robust ceramics and glass workforce. The bottom right image that looks like hot chocolate with marshmallows is an AFM  image of tin oxide nanostructures used by Brian Huey in a demonstration…

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