SAMPE Journal

Read the SAMPE Journal

The SAMPE Journal is a peer-reviewed publication that is published six times each year. Both the current issue and archived issues are available to members. SAMPE Members receive the SAMPE Journal in print and online.

View the SAMPE Journal online by logging in to your SAMPE Account and selecting the “Members Only” tab. Not a member?  Join today!

Contribute an Article

SAMPE encourages members to contribute articles. The SAMPE Journal includes both technical and feature articles. These articles are generally written to the SAMPE Journal Editorial Calendar that focuses on specific themes or topics. CLICK HERE for more information.


Non-members can subscribe to the SAMPE Journal in print or online only.

​Subscription Rates:

  • In print: $125
  • Online only:  $121

SAMPE Journal App

Members can now access the SAMPE Journal via the new mobile app.

App Features:

  • Technical articles, industry news, and more
  • Keyword search – find articles relevant to your favorite subjects
  • Global and regional events
  • Free for SAMPE Members and journal subscribers

Download the app today on Google Play  or via the iOS App Store

How to Advertise

The SAMPE Journal reaches a global audience in the materials and processes community, corporate sponsors, business owners, and other parties interested in industry and related topics. Learn more.

To advertise, contact Carnell Baker – 1.419.975.5681 – Email:

How to Submit an Article

The SAMPE Journal is the Society’s membership journal and features both technical articles and feature articles in each issue that comes out to the bi-monthly publication. These articles are generally written to the SAMPE Journal Editorial Calendar that focuses on specific themes or topics. In order to maintain the high standards associated with these articles, this set of instructions are designed to provide the author(s) with firm guidelines in preparing the article manuscript, text and graphics for publication in a timely manner.

The following instructions are designed to assist the author(s) in submitting a technical article or feature article for the SAMPE Journal publication. These instructions are also defined so that the author(s) submittal materials are fully compatible with SAMPE publication equipment in order to insure the highest quality material for the publication. The SAMPE Journal distribution reaches both the SAMPE Membership internationally as well as being distributed at several conferences each year in the USA, Europe, Japan and Regionally. It is also distributed to permanent subscribers at companies, universities and library institutions.

The following is a brief summary of the Instructions for successfully submitting your technical article or feature article to the SAMPE Journal for publication:

    • Refer to graphs, diagrams and illustrations as: Figure 1, Figure 2, etc. and include all captions.
    • Refer to tables as: Table 1, Table 2, etc. and include all titles.
    • Do NOT ’embed’ tables, graphs, illustrations, photos, diagrams, etc. within the paper text. Put these items into a SEPARATE FILE for submittal.
    • All such artwork/graphics will be accepted as electronic files IF they are `TIF’ or `EPS’ file format. The minimum resolution should be 350 dpi.
    • Please submit all papers electronically to Norman M. Wereley, Ph.D., SAMPE Journal Technical Editor:

For additional information, contact:
SAMPE Journal Technical Editor
Norman M. Wereley, Ph.D.
Minta Martin Professor
Dept. of Aerospace Engineering
University of Maryland
3179J Martin Hall
College Park MD 20742
Office: 301-405-1927
Mobile: 301-910-2272
Fax: 301-314-9001