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Chapter Events

Trustee's Night

May 09, 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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MaterialsDC Student Night

April 18, 2018 - April 18, 2186 | TBD

Save the date - Wednesday, April 18

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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 - September 27, 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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MaterialsDC Student Night

April 05, 2017 | Nationals Park

Material Advantage, the student program for materials science and engineering, sponsored Congressional Visit Days to bring students from across the country to Washington DC to raise visibility and support for science, engineering and technology. The Washington DC Chapter of ASM invited the students to share their experiences on Capitol Hill and to network with each other and our local members. We reserved block of tickets to see the Washington Nationals and the Miami Marlins face off at Nationals Park.

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ASM Latest News

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