The Distinguished Life Member Award of the American Ceramic Society is the highest honor accorded to members of the scientific and technical organization and recognizes eminent contribution to the ceramic and glass profession.
2019 Distinguished Life Member
Winnie Wong-Ng is senior research chemist in the Materials Measurement Science Division at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Gaithersburg, Maryland. She has a Ph.D. in inorganic chemistry from Louisiana State University, and she worked for the International Centre for Diffraction Data before joining NIST.
Wong-Ng currently works on projects pertinent to measurements, standards, and data for energy conversion materials, as well as on projects related to CO2 mitigation. She has been an ACerS member for over 30 years and is an ACerS Fellow. Wong-Ng has served as trustee and chair of ACerS Electronics Division, and she is an associate editor for the Journal of the American Ceramic Society. She also belongs to ACerS Basic Science Division.