Chapter History

The Philadelphia "Liberty Bell" Chapter of ASM International was established in accordance with the purpose of ASM International to advance and disseminate knowledge with respect to the processing, manufacture, characterization, selection, utilization, understanding, and lifecycle of metals and other engineering materials. Through meetings, publications, education, surveys, compilations of information, and other appropriate activities, the Chapter serves the technical and professional needs, interests, and fulfillment of persons in the community of metals and materials. The Chapter also provides a forum for the interchange of knowledge, experience, and ideas among all those concerned with enhancing the contribution of metals and materials to human betterment, social progress and national goals.