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SAMPE welcomes you to the Boston Chapter of the Society 
for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering.


The Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE®), an international professional member society, provides information on new materials and processing technology either via technical forums, journal publications, or books in which professionals in this field can exchange ideas and air their views. As the only technical society encompassing all fields of endeavor in materials and processes, SAMPE provides a unique and valuable forum for scientists, engineers, and academicians.

Join SAMPE® to learn more about engineered materials and their related processes and applications. Visit the International SAMPE® web site at

Check Calendar for current and monthly meeting notices of the Boston area Chapter. Find out more about being a member of SAMPE at Benefits

Meeting notices are posted to our members monthly by e-mail.  Members and those interested may request e-mail notices from our secretary

To learn the benefits of sponsoring a Boston Chapter SAMPE event, go to Sponsor letter. If you want to support us, use our Sponsorship form

Material and Process engineering is the technology by which materials are developed or selected and manufacturing processes chosen which will convert those materials into products which meet the design, performance, producibility, quality, and cost effective criteria required.


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Fields of research and application include, but are not limited to:






  • Advanced matrix resin development,

  • Advanced reinforcement fiber development,


  • Blast mitigation and homeland security,

  • Ceramics,

  • Carbon-carbon and metal matrix composites,

  • Composite materials in ground transportation and advanced marine architecture,

  • Composite materials in oil exploitation and wind energy development,

  • Composite materials in recreational products Composite materials in infrastructure development, design and analysis of composite structures,

  • Fire properties of composite materials

  • Metal and composite adhesive bonding

  • Nano materials

  • Platform design-manned and unmanned air vehicles

  • Technical information exchange under ITAR guidelines


Co-sponsored Meetings


Boston SAMPE and ASM Boston co-sponsor many monthly meetings. We cross-linked our local web sites ito increase visibility for both chapters. We will increase our collaboration with future joint meetings.  Visit ASM International Boston Chapter's website at Visit; an organization dedicated to solving materials problems in electronics packaging.


Boston SAMPE and AIAA New England maintain close links. AIAA weblinks and meetings are posted on our links page.


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