SAMPE logoThe Society for the Advancement of Materials and Process Engineering (SAMPE) is comprised of over 5,000 members across the globe, both on the collegiate level and on the professional level to provide enhanced educational opportunities on the newest advanced materials and processing technology. Student chapters of SAMPE are connected to universities across the country, providing college students with the resources and opportunities they need to succeed on their paths to becoming mechanical, civil, and materials engineers. On the national level, being a member of SAMPE will give you access to a multitude of resources including career resources, mentorship programs, scholarships, and much more!

SAMPE student club members
By joining the Montana Tech chapter of SAMPE, you will be connected with other engineering students who are further along in their degrees, be able to network with many different professionals in the Utah SAMPE professional chapter through our speaker events, go on fieldtrips to different composite material facilities, and participate in fun and skill-building engineering activities.


If you have any questions about Montana Tech's SAMPE student chapter, contact our faculty advisor or any of our officers.


Dr. Richard LaDouceur –



  • SAMPE North America Bridge Competition
  • SAMPE North America Conference
  • Professional Guest Lecture Events
  • Field Trips to Composite Manufacturing Companies
  • Community Outreach/ Volunteering