Dinner meetings are usually held on the first Thursday of each month at the Bridgewater Manor. A pre-meeting social starts at 5:45 pm, followed by dinner and a technical presentation. We typically finish by 8:30 pm. 

Directions: From I-287 north, take exit 22A (206 south). Go thru two lights, Bridgewater Manor is on right. From I-287 south, take exit 22. Make right at end of ramp. Make next left, a jughandle to cross 202/206 to go south on 202/206. Go through three lights, Bridgewater Manor is on the right.  Parking is free.

Admission: $20 at the door.  Student admission is always free. Cash, check and PayPal options are available.

Reservations: Please contact Megan Casey at mbc872@gmail.com.  Meal options are available upon request.

Our next meeting: Thursday, September 6, 2018


TBD, Melissa Jaime, SolEpoxy


2018-2019 SCHEDULE (click title to view presentation):

September 6, 2018 Melissa Jaime, SolEpoxy

October 4, 2018 Joint meeting with ASM International

November 8, 2018 TBD

December 6, 2018 TBD

February 7, 2019 TBD

March 7, 2019 TBD

April 4, 2019 TBD

May 2, 2019 TBD

June TBD, NJ SAMPE Annual Golf Outing aka "The John Osterndorf Golf Challenge," Picatinny Arsenal, NJ

PAST PRESENTATIONS (click title to view):

September 7, 2017 Samsur Rahman, CUNY

"Development of Functional Geopolymer Composites with Superior Fracture Resistance for Advanced Engineering Applications"

October 5, 2017 Daniel Kling, FoldStar

"A New Technology for Tessellating Sheet Materials with Structural and Kinetic Applications"

November 2, 2017 Vinay Mishra, Dixie Chemical Company

"New Developments in Anhydride Curing Agents for Pultrusion-Produced Advanced Epoxy Composites"

December 7, 2017 Steve Medlar, Rutgers

"Chemical Groundwater Contamination-Current and Future Issues"

February 1, 2018 John Melilli, Composite Automation, LLC

"Innovations in Composite Manufacturing /Automation" 

March 1, 2018 Edmund Aversenti, General Magnaplate

 "Surface Enhancements and Tooling Up For the 787 Winding Operation" 

April 5, 2018 Muhammad Usman Ahsan, Mechanical Engineering, New York University, Class of 2018, “Characterization of Zinc-Matrix Syntactic Foams;” Kaylee A. Dunnigan, Chemical/Biomolecular Engineering, New York University, Class of 2020, “Unexpected Aldehyde Reduction by Titanium Alkoxides;” Saad Mirza, Princeton University, Class of 2021, Coleman Merchant, Princeton University, Class of 2019, "Princeton Rocketry Club."

May 3, 2018 Field trip to Cimquest Inc., Branchburg, NJ, hosted by Thomas Farnan

"Overview of Cimquest Products and Services" 

June 7, 2018 "All Things Bakelite" screening (write-up here)

June 28, 2018 NJ SAMPE Annual Golf Outing, Picatinny Arsenal, NJ, details here



CAMX, Dallas, October 15-18, 2018

SAMPE Charlotte, May 20-23, 2019