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Chapter Events

Trustee's Night

May 08, 2018 | UMD Golf Course, 3800 Golf Course Road

Save the date - Join us for a beautiful view, a delicious dinner, and a timely talk by Dr. Ellen Cerreta, Los Alamos National Laboratory

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Tour of Local Motors at National Harbor

October 18, 2017 | Local Motors at National Harbor, at 151 St George Blvd. National Harbor, MD 20745

Local Motors is an American vehicle manufacturing company focused on low volume manufacturing of open-source vehicle designs using multiple microfactories. Join us on Wednesday, October 18 at 6 pm for a guided tour of Local Motors at National Harbor. We'll adjourn for a group dinner (to discuss what we've seen) at nearby Thai Pavilion.

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Practically Brand New at 50!

September 26, 2017 | Kay Boardrooms (Rooms 1107 and 1111) in the Jeong H. Kim Engineering Building, University of Maryland, College Park

Electron-excited Energy Dispersive X-ray Spectrometry (EDS) for Accurate, Precise and Sensitive Elemental Microanalysis, and So Can You!

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Mid-Atlantic Micro/Nano Alliance Spring Symposium

March 25, 2016 | JHU Applied Physics Laboratory

Join the Mid-Atlantic Micro/Nano Alliance for their spring symposium entitled, Materials Advantage: Pioneering Devices Enabled by Material Breakthroughs at the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory in Laurel, MD. There's still time to register, and poster abstracts are due March 15.

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Materials Science Trivia Night

February 22, 2016 | Kay Board Rooms, Kim Engineering Building, University of Maryland, College Park

Join us for some thought-provoking materials science trivia! Questions may include "things you should have learned in school", current events, and maybe even how to spell molybdenum. Come form a team and compete for some fun and fabulous prizes.

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Chapter Officers

Coordination - Toni Marechaux

Programming - Laura Jean Weidman

Website - Greg Oberson

Membership - Jim Yanker

News - H.M. Iftekar Jaim

UMD Graduate Student Liaison - Sabrina Curtis

UMD Undergraduate Student Liaison - Alan Kaplan 


Advisor - Abhijit Sengupta

Advisor - Rose Thun

Advisor - Julie Barker

Advisor - Rama Ankem