The ASM India National Council has been in existence for over 30 years and its purpose is to foster an Indian identity within ASM and to serve the particular interests of the Indian members of ASM without conflict with the international position of ASM. The India National Council shall support the ASM Strategic Plan and be accountable and responsible for those strategic actions which fall within the purview of the council. It shall also be the responsibility of the council to contribute new program and service ideas that support the Strategic Plan.
ASM International is a premier professional society of metallurgists, material scientists and technologists with a membership of over 30000 worldwide. It offers invaluable opportunities to interact & learn from fellow material engineers across the globe and sharpen creative vision. ASM offers excellent networking link, gives an instant access to insights and wealth of information through its technical books, acclaimed handbooks, engineering software and CD-ROMs and information sharing network for anyone who works with metals, alloys, composites, ceramics, polymers and electronic materials.
India National Council’s vision is:
- to bring various Materials professional bodies in the country together and provide them with a platform to network and help promote the materials research in the country and bring it on par with that in the developed countries
- provide a strong materials foundation to the society and
- rope in other Asian countries to promote a strong Asia Pacific Material research environment.
with the help of all chapters in India and ASM International HO in USA.