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.


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

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.