Ceramic Society (ACerS)
The American Ceramic Society (ACerS) is the world's leading organization dedicated to the
advancement of ceramics. ACerS, an international association that provides the latest
technical, scientific and educational information to its Members and others in the
ceramics and related materials field, structures its services, staff and
capabilities to meet the needs of the ceramics community, related fields, and the general
- Ductile Iron Society
- European Ceramic
The European Ceramic Society (ECerS) is a nongovernmental, nonprofit federation of
societies each representing the ceramists of a member country.
Individuals who want to be member of the ECerS have to apply for membership of one of the
member societies. The ECerS was established in 1987 in order to co-ordinate
of European Materials Societies
The Federation of European Materials Societies (FEMS) is a
non-profit umbrella organization serving 22 national
materials societies in 20 countries, which together have over
25,000 members throughout Europe engaged in the production, utilization,
and development of metals, ceramics, polymers, composites etc.
- Federation of
The Federation of Materials Societies (FMS) is an umbrella organization whose member
societies and affiliates represent the professional societies, universities, and National
Research Council organizations which are involved with materials science, engineering, and
technology. FMS constituent societies have more than 700,000 individual members.
- Materials Research Society
The Materials Research Society is dedicated to goal-oriented basic and applied
research on materials of technological importance. MRS emphasizes an interdisciplinary
approach to materials science and engineering, inspiring cooperation among scientists from
industry, academia, and government.
- Minerals, Metals, and
Materials Society (TMS)
The mission of TMS is to promote the science and engineering professions concerned with
minerals, metals, and materials.
- The Society for
The Society For Biomaterials is a professional society
which promotes advances in all phases of materials research and development by
encouragement of cooperative educational programs, clinical applications, and professional
standards in the biomaterials field. The site provides information on related conferences,
associated links employment, funding and educational reources.
Union of Materials Research Societies
The International Union of Materials Research Societies was
established in 1991 as an international association of technical groups or societies which have an interest in
promoting interdisciplinary materials research. Current membership includes countries
from around the world.
- National Glass Association
Founded in 1948, the National Glass Association (NGA) is the largest trade association
representing the flat (architectural and automotive) glass industry. NGA's more than 4,900
member companies and locations reflect the entire vertical flat glass market. To support
this ever-changing industry, NGA produces products and services specifically for the
industry. NGAs mission is to fully represent the American architectural and
automotive glass industries, by providing education and information; promoting safety and
ethics; and protecting industry interests.
- Society for the
Advancement of Material and Process Engineering
The Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering
(SAMPE®), an international professional member society, provides information on new
materials and processing technology either via technical forums, journal publications, or
books in which professionals in this field can exchange ideas and air their views.
- Society of Glass Technology
The objects of the Society of Glass Technology are to encourage and advance the study of
the history, art, science, design, manufacture, after treatment, distribution and end use
of glass of any and every kind. These aims are furthered by meetings, publications, the
maintenance of a library and the promotion of association with other interested persons