Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering

Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering


About Us


SAMPE® is a global professional member society that provides information on new materials and processing technology either via conferences, exhibitions, technical forums, publications, or books in which professionals in this field can exchange ideas.

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 academics.

November 2016 Meeting

TOUR - AvCarb Material Solutions (Lowell, MA) - November 10th Time 5:30 PM Please register at Eventbrite, Pizza & Soda will be provided.

For design engineers seeking material science solutions to meet highly demanding product performance requirements, AvCarb is the premium supplier of engineered carbon for critical friction, thermal, and electrochemical applications that partners with you to truly understand your business, to deliver optimal solutions. AvCarb products include textiles, papers, and parts creatively engineered with carbon and carbon fiber for performance in critical systems.

AvCarb’s state-of-the art facility houses a number of unique engineering and production capabilities, essential to making products of the highest quality.  AvCarb also makes these facilities available for unique customer requirements for toll processing, or new product development. AvCarb uses a wide variety of coating processes to provide functionality to its carbon-based materials.  Dip, slot-die coating (including multilayer), spray, comma bar, reverse roll and meyer rod on multiple production lines are among the typical techniques used at AvCarb.  Converting equipment including slitters, calenders, sheeters, and hot presses, and die-cutters are also in routine operation. AvCarb’s chemical vapor deposition (CVD) process deposits amorphous pyrolytic carbon (PC) onto carbon substrates including carbon fabrics, papers, and tow.  Uniform PC layers may be applied in thicknesses ranging from nanometers to micrometers. AvCarb’s manufacturing methods include batch and continuous processes.


2016 - 2017 Officers

SAMPE Membership

SAMPE Members value the opportunities delivered by a global network of dedicated materials and processes professionals. 

Grow your business, position yourself for success, and develop valuable relationships by taking advantage of the benefits SAMPE Membership has to offer. To become a member visit http://www.sampe.org/



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