PES is an independent full-service testing laboratory located in Latrobe, PA. Our facility houses our metallurgical lab, machine shop, mechanical, chemical, and nondestructive testing facilities—providing PES customers with a full-spectrum of testing services and solutions, as well as cost and time-saving advantages. Visit www.PES-Testing.com to learn more.
Arkema, a leader in Specialty Materials
Building on its unique set of expertise in materials science, Arkema designs materials to address the ever-growing demand for innovative and sustainable materials, driven by the challenges of new energies, new technologies, the depletion of resources, mobility, and increasing urbanization. Learn more at arkama.com.
Expert provider of ex situ lift out and micromanipulation solutions that are fast, easy, flexible, and cost effective. EXpressLO LLC also offers patented TEM metal grids, low-Z grids, and semi-automated methods allowing manipulation of either thin or thick specimens. Applications and methods are available for FIB/PFIB specimens, particles, fibers, thin films, CNTs, MEMS devices, diamond anvil cell work, and cryogenic conditions. Learn more at EXpressLO.com.
The Friends of MatSE program is an important partnership for both industry and MatSE. In a competitive job market, companies are looking to attract future employees that have the skills, background, and experience necessary to compete in a highly competitive and dynamic environment. Penn State MatSE graduates are the highly qualified candidates industry is pursuing.
Through this program, relationships are strengthened between individual companies and MatSE. Both benefit through enhancing the educational experiences while ensuring that students are informed of individual company capabilities, priorities, and future goals.
As a Friend of MatSE, a company’s support assists in achieving our educational mission in many ways such as through the purchase of state-of-the-art laboratory equipment for use in undergraduate student laboratories, the development of high-quality online courses, and to ensure that graduate students can travel and present their findings at professional conferences.
Companies involved in the program have the opportunities throughout the year to:
Companies interested in becoming a Friend of MatSE, please contact Valerie Stere, firstname.lastname@example.org, 814-865-2414.