Welcome



SAMPE is the Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering. The society, formed originally in the US, is now globally recognised as the leading professional body for engineers and technologists associated with advanced materials and processes, in particular those based on high performance composite materials. SAMPE is active in Europe through SAMPE Europe and in the UK and Ireland via the SAMPE UK & Ireland Chapter.

Announcements

20 October 2016

Master Class on Additive Technology



The SAMPE Master Class on Additive Manufacturing is being held on the 20 October at the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC), situated just north of Coventry at Ansty Park.

The excellent panel includes recognised experts for the Master Class making it an essential meeting if you need to understand current Additive Manufacturing technology and its future potential.

The Master Class is free to all SAMPE members. For further details, please follow this link.


13-15 September 2016

SAMPE Europe Conference in Liege, Belgium



The SAMPE Europe's 2016 Conference is being held in Liege, Belgium from September 13th to 15th.

Further details can be found here.

20 June 2016

Members only visit to Solvay Applications Centre



At the AGM, we advised that we were organising several members' only events this year. The first is a visit to the Solvay Applications Centre in Heanor on the 20 June 2016; the second will be a Master Class in the autumn.

Further details on the Solvay visit to witness cutting edge technology can be found here.

The visit is limited to 15 members so early booking is advised.

April 2016

2016 Student Seminar: 16 June 2016



Our next event is the 2016 Student Seminar.

We are selecting 2 post graduate students to represent the UK & Ireland Chapter, (full expenses paid) at the SAMPE Europe Conference in Liege, Belgium, in September 2016.

Further details are available here.

25th February 2016

SAMPE UK & IRELAND CHAPTER ANNUAL SEMINAR & SME TABLE TOP EXHIBITION
Breakthrough Technologies for Advanced Composites Manufacturing



The SAMPE UK & Ireland Chapter 2016 Seminar & SME Table Top Exhibition was held on Thursday 25 February at The National College for Teaching and Learning, University of Nottingham.

This year we have decided to feature “Breakthrough Technologies” for Advanced Composites manufacturing.

This event was sponsored by TenCate Advanced Composites Ltd and supported by the University of Nottingham.

Further details are available here.