The American Ceramic Society (Westerville, Ohio) released the third issue of International Journal of Applied Ceramic Technology (ISSN: 1546-542X). This peer-reviewed quarterly publication is targeted to engineers, scientists and companies using or exploring the use of engineered ceramics in product and commercial applications. The publication is led by an editorial board of experts from industry, government and academia, and provides information on fuel cells, nanotechnology, ceramic armor, thermal and environmental barrier coatings, functional materials, ceramics matrix composites, biomaterials and other topics.