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A brief history of ICACC with Jim McCauley, meeting cofounder and ACerS past president

By Stephanie Liverani / December 18, 2015

To honor the 40-year milestone of ICACC, Jim McCauley—ICACC cofounder and ACerS past president—gives us a brief history of the meeting and how it became the go-to international event for engineering ceramics.

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UK’s Imperial College builds global advanced ceramics industry–university consortium

By Eileen De Guire / December 10, 2014

The concept behind the five-year, £5.5 million Centre for Advanced Structural Ceramics at Imperial College, London, was to provide “roots” of support while the Centre established itself and built a consortium of “wings” comprising industry members and universities.

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Other materials stories that may be of interest

By April Gocha / August 13, 2014

Other materials stories that may be of interest for August 13, 2014.

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Ceramics and glass business news of the week

By / October 11, 2012

Here’s what we are hearing: Morgan Ceramics promotes efficiencies in Asia’s power sector through next-gen thermal insulation solutions and precision-engineering capabilities Morgan Ceramics, a division of Morgan Crucible Co., one of the world’s leading advanced materials companies, continues to strengthen working relationship with Asia’s power sector to maximize efficiencies in power generation and transmission in…

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October book releases from ACerS-Wiley

By Eileen De Guire / August 30, 2011

Check out three great, new authored books being released in October. ACerS members receive a 20% discount by simply entering “ceram” in the promotion code box at check-out. Advanced Structural Ceramics Bikramjit Basu and Kantesh Balani 512 pages US $149.95 Advanced Structural Ceramics covers the area of advanced ceramic composites broadly, with introductory chapters to…

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Online Registration Open for Short Courses

By / January 27, 2010

Registration is now open for the 2010 Ceramic Materials Short Courses. Check out the complete schedule at Short Courses. Take advantage of these 2-day courses to increase your knowledge in: Dynamic Behavior of Structural and Armor Ceramics Mechanical Properties of Ceramics and Glass Fundamentals of Glass Science and Technology Ceramic Injection Molding Sintering of Ceramics

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Market for structural ceramics to reach $3.7 billion by 2012

By / October 31, 2008

A new report from BCC Research pegs the North American market for advanced structural ceramics at $2.7 billion in 2007 and predicts it will grow to $3.7 billion in 2012, for a compound annual growth rate of 6.0 percent. BCC breaks down the market by application into these segments: cutting tools and inserts; wear and corrosion;…

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