Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering

SAMPE UK & Ireland Chapter

SAMPE is 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.

Upcoming Conferences

Summit Conference Paris, March 2018

Southampton, September 2018

Membership

SAMPE has grown to become the leading professional body worldwide concerned with materials and process engineering. Join more than 15,000 existing members spread across 40 individual membership chapters worldwide.

Benefits

  • Professional recognition
  • Training and career development opportunities
  • Conferences, workshops, industry visits
  • Publication in SAMPE journals
  • Networking opportunity
  • Student activities, awards and travel grants
  • Travel grants for young members

SAMPE UK & Ireland Chapter Calendar

Upcoming Events
  • SAMPE Europe 18, Southampton, 11-13 September 2018
  • Annual Seminar and Table-top Exhibition, 2019

Recent Events
  • Annual Seminar and Table-top Exhibition, Nottingham, 2018

News bulletin


Announcing the 2018 Student Seminar, 5th July, IOM3, London
  • Are you a PhD or Research Masters student investigating advanced polymer composites?
  • How about representing SAMPE UK at a European Conference?
  • Would you like the chance to win expenses paid attendance at the SAMPE Europe Conference in September this year?

Register to attend the 2018 Student Seminar - deadline 7 June 2018.

The Young Members' Travel Grant

The call for applications is open until the end of August. This call will now run twice yearly. See the Students Matter page for details.

SAMPE Europe Conference 18: Papers under review

The final deadline for submitting an abstract has now passed, and papers are now under review.

The tutorials to be offered have now been selected and they will be posted here as soon as all the details are finalised. Thank you to everyone who took part in the survey.

Annual Seminar and Table-top Exhibition 2018

The seminar review and presentations are now available to view.

Membership Awards 2018

This year, the following people have been awarded long service SAMPE membership pins: 25 Years: Andrew Mills. 15 Years: John Gearing. 10 Years: Paul Stacey. 5 Years: David Scholfield; David Inston; Stefanos Giannis; Andrew Sharpe; Adrian Williams; Matthew Such.

Member News

Andrew Mills has been elected Fellow of the IOM3.


If you have any news to feature here, please contact Alison McMillan

Member Requests


Mr Patrick O' Brien has just joined SAMPE and wishes to make contact with specialists who are engaged on the use of flax and natural fibres in commercial and industrial composites. He is interested in the elucidation of structural deformities in flax fibres which may impact on their use in composites. [2018-03-01]


If you have any requests to feature here, please contact Alison McMillan

Social Media Links


Did you know, SAMPE UK & Ireland Chapter has a LinkedIn page. Please join and get involved.


This part of the site is currently under construction, and further social media information will be posted here as and when it is available.