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Dr. Susmita Bose receives 2009 ACerS Schwartzwalder-Professional Achievement in Ceramic Engineering (PACE) Award

John A. Kaniuk, President, The American Ceramic Society, presents the 2009 PACE Award to Susmita Bose.

Every year, the American Ceramic Society recognizes one person with the ACerS Schwartzwalder-PACE Award under the age of 41 years for their significant contribution in the field of ceramic science and engineering. This year Dr. Susmita Bose, Associate Professor in MME, has been selected to receive the ACerS Schwartzwalder-Professional Achievement in Ceramic Engineering Award. According to the ceramic society’s website, the award recognizes the nation’s outstanding, young ceramic engineer whose work may have a significant impact on the profession and on American lives. This year will be the 50th anniversary of this very prestigious award. Recognition of this award will be given at the Honors and Awards Banquet at the American Ceramic Society’s 111th Annual Meeting, Monday, October 26, 2009 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.