Membership Benefits

When you join, you will become a member of the five-star Houston Chapter of ASM International The Materials Information Society. Some of the most popular benefits of membership include:

  • free ASM Desk Editions online
  • free ASM Archives online
  • free Advanced Materials & Processes magazine
  • free Membership Directory
  • savings in the ASM Bookstore
  • savings on Houston chapter technical meetings
  • savings on Houston chapter education courses
  • for Houston Chapter Sustaining memberships – additional savings, including one free individual membership

Membership Types

The following are the types of ASM International Memberships.

  • Individual Membership. An individual interested in receiving member benefits and supporting ASM
  • Student Membership. A middle school or high school student interested in receiving benefits
  • Material Advantage Student Membership. A full-time, post-secondary student (College, University, Two-year, Vocational, Technical) interested in receiving benefits and supporting ASM, as well as AcerS, AIST and TMS (
  • Chapter Sustaining Membership. A company or institution interested in receiving benefits, supporting ASM, and supporting the Houston chapter efforts

Additional affiliate membership options.

HTS Heat Treating Society

IMS International Metallographic Society

TSS Thermal Spray Society

SMST International organization on Shape Memory and Superelastic Technologies

EDFAS Electronic Device Failure Analysis Society

Membership Costs

Annual Rate ($)

Individual Membership


Student Membership


Material Advantage Student Membership


Houston Chapter Sustaining Membership


Additional affiliate membership options











Join ASM International

ASM International headquarters administers new memberships and maintains all members contact information. If using a printed membership form, please indicate Houston Chapter on the form.

To join ASM:


By Mail, with check or credit card.

Membership Form – download, print & complete

Mail with check or credit card information to:

ASM Intl Member Services Center

9639 Kinsman Road

Materials Park, OH 44073-0002

By Fax, with credit card.

Membership Form – download, print & complete

Fax with credit card information to 440-338-4634

To contact ASM International by phone. 800-336-5152 (ext. 6 for membership)

To contact your Houston Membership Representative by phone.

Jordan Smith 713-631-7575