Professional Development

The Los Alamos Chapter Outreach includes:

  • professional development courses such as Metallurgy for the Non-Metallurgist, Plutonium Metallurgy, and Basics of Lasers and Optics;

  • judging at area science fairs including Los Alamos County Science Fair,  McCurdy Science Fair, Northeastern Regional Science Fair, and the New Mexico State Science Fair;

  • scholarships for high school seniors going into a materials field;

  • scholarships for Materials Camps for Students and Teachers;

  • Discover E - an Engineers Week event in February for K-12 students and their parents/guardians 

  • and a variety of materials related technical dinner meetings.

Contact a chapter officer for more information.