Material Advantage Student Chapter at the University of Utah
Welcome incoming and returning students to the Department of Metallurgical Engineering.
We will like to inform everyone that we are planning to continue the Bladesmithing
this coming year. Please keep an eye out for email sent by either the department or
one of the officers.
How to Join?
Contact one of the officers below to let them know you are interested in joining,
so we can add you to the email list and make sure we contact you about the events
going on. Also you will need to register and pay to Material Advantage at this webpage
(click HERE) cost is $30 for joining the four societies listed above. Click on new user and follow
the directions. By joining you are open to all the scholarships that will become available
mid-fall semester (for next school year 2018 - 2019).
What is this student chapter about?
We the Materials Advantage Student Chapter are excited about the science and technology
of the metallurgical world. As a group we seek to sharpen our intellect and expand
our knowledge while having as much fun as possible in the fulfillment of these goals.
Activities such as the TMS materials bowl, ASM science camp, and TMS Bladesmithing
competition give us an opportunity to learn and grow as we creatively implement the
science of metallurgy in fun and exciting ways.
ASM International Material Camp (For High School and Jr High Teachers)!!!
Thank you for everyone that came and to all the volunteers that help put this amazing
camp on June 22-26, 2015 at the University of Utah, Hosted by the Department of Metallurgical
Engineering. Also a shout out to all the company that helped fund this exciting camp
this year. We are looking forward to next year camp, this is a lot of fun for both
volunteers and teachers! Thank you to Mrs. Becky Heckman and Mr. Lonnie Dusch, the
master teachers sent by ASM International and high school teachers at Princeton High
School in Cincinnati, Oh, for making this camp what it is.