Professional and Student Organizations

Nanoengineering Professional and Student Organizations

Dr. We's research groupYour studies are only part of your education in nanoscience. When you join JSNN, you also have the opportunity to join a number of dedicated student organizations providing even more support, networking and research collaboration activities. Connect with fellow students in your field, exchange ideas, and forge relationships which you’ll carry with you into your future professional lives.


Materials Research Society Nanoengineering and Nanoscience Student Chapter

The Materials Research Society (MRS) is an organization of materials researchers worldwide that promotes communication for the advancement of interdisciplinary materials research and technology to improve the quality of life.
Contact: Jeff Alston

American Chemical Society

The American Chemical Society (ACS) is an organization aimed at advancing the broader chemistry enterprise and its practitioners for the benefit of Earth and its people. Their vision is to improve people’s lives through the transforming power of chemistry.
Contact: Sherine Obare

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) is the world’s largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for the benefit of humanity. IEEE’s core purpose is to foster technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity.
Contact: Shanti Iyer

American Institute of Chemical Engineers

The American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) encompasses a host of complementary chemical engineering communities, each with a distinct focus and composed of chemical and related engineers and scientists who contribute according to their technical skills and unique aptitudes. Together, AIChE’s members embody the vital work that the chemical engineering profession provides to meet society’s global challenges.
Contact: Lifeng Zhang or Reza Zadegan

Society for Biomaterials

The Society For Biomaterials is a multidisciplinary society of academic, healthcare, governmental and business professionals dedicated to promoting advancements in all aspects of biomaterial science, education and professional standards to enhance human health and quality of life
Contact: Kristen Dellinger