Started publication in 1957, the Journal of the Chinese Ceramic Society (JCCS) is a comprehensive monthly periodical focused on the fields of inorganic and nonmetallic materials. The main purpose of the JCCS is to report the latest creative achievements in reseach, production and design for ceramics, glass, cementing materials, refractory, artificial crystals, and other nonmetallic materials. The JCCS has been awarded by the China National Committee of Sciences and Technology and chosen as an excellent periodical in China. The abstracts of all papers in the JCCS are published by Chemical Abstracts (CA,U.S.A.) and included in the EI Compendex (U.S.A.), Chinese Physics Abstracts and Chinese Science Abstracts,etc.