Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering

The committee

Andrew Long

Chairman (Director)

University of Nottingham

Bob Griffiths

Honorary Vice President

ERG Ltd.

Andrew Mills

Deputy Chairman & Student Co-ordinator

SIMS, Cranfield University

David Carlton

Treasurer and Membership Secretary

Trevor Cook


Lee Bateup

Committee Member

Bentley Motors

Natalia Becerra

Committee Member

Shumit Das

Committee Member


Antony Dodworth

Committee Member

Geoff Gould

Committee Member

Alison McMillan

Website Adminstrator


Dhiren Modi

Committee Member

National Composites Centre

Conchúr Ó Brádaigh

Committee Member

University of Edinburgh

Carwyn Ward

Committee Member

Bristol Composites Institute (ACCIS), University of Bristol

John Summerscales

Committee Member

ACMC, University of Plymouth

Tim Wybrow

Committee Member


News bulletin

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: Call for papers

The final deadline for submitting an abstract has been extended to 1st May.

Please indicate your preferred choices for the tutorials offered, by taking part in this 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.