Professional Associations:

  • American Society of Civil Engineers>(ASCE)
  • American Association of Railroads>(AAR)
  • Structural Engineers Association (SEA)
  • Engineering Integrity Society (EIS)
  • American Society of Heating, Refrigerating & Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)
  • The American Society for Nondestructive Testing (ASNT)
  • The Materials Research Institute (MRS)
  • Association for Iron and Steel Technology (AIST)
  • The Welding Institute (TWI)
  • Fluid Power Society (FPS)
  • Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineers (IEEE)
  • Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE)
  • National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA)
  • National Fluid Power Association (NFPA)
  • Society for Experimental Mechanics, Inc. (SEM)
  • Society of Women Engineers (SWE)
  • National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
  • International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
  • International Organization for Standardization (ISO)
  • National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE)
  • Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME)
  • Association for Facilities Engineering (AFE)
  • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
  • Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)
  • American Ceramics Society (ACERS)
  • American Nuclear Society (ANS)
  • Vibration Institute (VibInst)
  • American Society for Advancement of Science (AAAS)
  • Institute Of Physics (IOP)
  • Physical Properties Database (IOP)
  • The Instrumentation, Systems & Automation Society (ISA)

Other Links of Interest:

Materials Technology


  • “Engineering Formulas” Kurt Gieck, Reiner Gieck, 7th Edition, McGraw Hill, 1997
  • “Experimental Stress Analysis” 3rd Edition, James Dally, William Riley, McGraw Hill, 1981
  • “Mechanical Engineers’ Handbook” Myer Kutz, John Wiley & Sons, 1986
  • “Noise & Vibration Control Engineering” Istvan Ver, Leo Berenek, John Wiley & Sons, 2006
  • “Roark’s Formula’s for Stress and Strain” Warren Young, McGraw Hill, 1989
  • “Strength of Materials, Parts 1 and 2” S. Timeshenko, D. Van Nostrand Co., 1956
  • “Stress, Strain and Strength” Robert Juvinall, McGraw Hill, 1967

Libraries and Databases


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Technical Forums


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