A collection of 23 papers from The American Ceramic Society's 40th International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, held in Daytona Beach, Florida, January 24-29, 2016. This issue includes papers presented in Symposium 1 - Mechanical Behavior and Performance of Ceramics and Composites.
by Narottam P. Bansal, Mihails Kusnezoff, Kiyoshi Shimamura, Jingyang Wang, Soshu Kirihara
by Roger Narayan, Paolo Colombo, Andrew Gyekenyesi, Michael Halbig
by Jerry C. LaSalvia, Andrew Gyekenyesi, Michael Halbig, American Ceramics Society