News 2018

13
March

Professor in Crafts specialising in Ceramic Art

Job opportunity at HDK-Valand, Germany - apply by 20/04/2020Read More

12
February

13 EU-funded PhD positions in the frame of a MSCA-ITN

The PREMUROSA project, funded by the European Commission under the Horizon 2020 programme (Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Innovative Training Network) calls for applications for 13 fully funded PhD positions (early-stage researcher, ESR), with attractive complementary training activities and generous travel, laboratory and research budgets.Read More

10
December

Full Professor (W3) in Ceramics

RWTH Aachen University is one of Germany’s pre-eminent Universities of Excellence, which entails the highest quality in teaching and world-class research.Read More

03
December

Journal of ECerS is again number 1!

The Journal of the European Ceramic Society was ranked No. 1 in the category Materials Science – Ceramics in the latest Clarivate Analytics Journal Citation Reports (2018) with an Impact Factor of 4.029. Read More

02
December

Result of the call "Grant for 2020 American Winter Workshop"

There were 57 candidates from 21 countries and 16 grants were allowed.Read More

02
December

Highly ductile amorphous oxide at room temperature and high strain rate

Erkka J. FrankbergRead More

02
December

Letter from our new YCN Committee Member, Antonia Ressler, Croatia

Dear Young Ceramists Network members, Firstly, I would like to thank you all for joining Young Ceramists Network and making it the platform for all of us to stay in touch and share opportunities and events.Read More

02
December

Research in Spot

Jülich researchers seek to reduce the cost of producing MAX phases and high-performance metals and ceramics using salt.Read More

12
November

Report on Shaping 7 Conference

The 7th Shaping Conference, jointly organized by the European Ceramic Society and the Portuguese Ceramic and Glass Society, was held in Aveiro, Portugal, from 11th to 13th September 2019.Read More

12
November

Report on Shaping 7 Summer School

The Summer School on “Rheology Applied to Additive Manufacturing” was organised by ECerS and the Portuguese Ceramic and Glass Society at the University of Aveiro, Portugal, on 13th September 2019.Read More

06
November

MOOC "High Performance Ceramic Materials: from preparation to the thermal and mechanical properties"

The aim of this course is to introduce you to the field of ceramic science and engineering. Most of the MOOC sequences are accessible to anyone with an interest in the subject and a minimum of scientific knowledge. Read More

25
February

ECerS involved in the AIMed project

ECerS is one of the organisation partners of the H2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions (MSCA) AIMed projectRead More

19
February

Collaboration agreement signed between ACerS and ECerS

American and European ceramic societies sign collaboration agreement: Ceramic societies will establish joint award, joint symposium and continue student event collaborationsRead More

01
August

Report on Torino 2019 Refractories Summer School

The Summer School on “Ultra refractories Thermo-structural composites Refractories” was organised by ECerS and the Politecnico di Torino, at campus Ligotto in Torino, Italy, on 14th and 15th June 2019.Read More

25
July

Result of the YCN Photo Contest

All young ceramic researchers were invited to submit a microphotograph.... and the winner is...Read More

02
May

AMPHIBIA

AnisoMetric Permanent HybrId magnets Based on Inexpensive And Non-critical materials - Presented by Adrian Quesada, CSIC, Spain Read More

02
May

Novel techniques for high-performance oxygen-conducting solid electrolytes and non-shrinkable constructive ceramics manufacturing

Presented by Olga Kurapova (PhD, assistant professor), Department of Physical Chemistry, Institute of Chemistry, Saint Petersburg State UniversityRead More

21
December

Two ERC Consolidator Grants for Ceramics

Two ERC Consolidator Grants were awarded this year to researchers working on ceramic materials: Dr. Raul Bermejo and Dr. Marco Deluca, both based in Leoben, Austria. Read More

15
November

Next Shaping Confererence 09 2019

The Shaping 7 conference will be organised by ECerS and the Sociedade Portuguesa de Cerâmica e Vidrio (SPCV) from 11 to 13 September 2019 in Aveiro, Portugal.Read More

14
September

Next ECerS Summer School Torino 06 2019

Prior to the XVI the ECerS Conference, a Summer School will be organised from 14th to 15th June 2019 at the Ligotto in TorinoRead More

26
July

Journal of ECerS is again number 1!

The Journal of the European Ceramic Society was ranked No. 1 in the category Materials Science – Ceramics in the latest Clarivate Analytics Journal Citation Reports (2017) with an Impact Factor of 3.794. Read More

16
October

Report from YCN Workshop in Smolenice 10/2018

The 1st YCN networking workshop was organised by ECerS YCN Committee from 2nd to 4th October 2018 in Smolenice Castle (Slovakia). Read More

16
July

July 2018 Electroceramics Summer School

The Summer School on “Process and properties of Electroceramics for Energy applications” was organised by ECerS and the University of Hasselt, Belgium, on 6th and 7th July 2018.Read More

26
June

4 year MSc + PhD place at Oxford University

Towards the Perfect Neck for High Pressure High Temperature Polycrystalline Diamond. Read More

07
February

Femtosecond laser as a tool to modify the interaction between bioceramic surface and cells

Written by Marie Lasgorceix, Belgian Ceramic Research Centre, Mons, BelgiumRead More

07
February

Raman spectroscopy on nano-structured relaxor ferroelectrics

Written by V. K.Veerapandiyan & M. Deluca - Materials Center Leoben Forschung GmbH - Leoben, AustriaRead More

07
February

New book "Corrosion of Refractories: The Fundamentals"

The first volume of the FIRE Compendium series on refractories on the theme of corrosion has been recently published (2017) for which Jacques Poirier and Michel Rigaud are the editors. Read More