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COMPOSITES: Lighter, Stronger, Better” 

SAMPE North America and the SAMPE Foundation are pleased to offer Brent Strong’s latest book, COMPOSITES: Lighter, Stronger, BetterAn Explanation of What Composites Are, How They Work, and Why They Are Important. This book and supporting videos aim to introduce students to composites and explain how these remarkable materials can help make the world better and create richer and fuller lives. 



If you would like to request a book, please fill out the below information. Book orders are processed in 5-7 business days. 


Brent Strong, Ph.D., is an emeritus faculty member in the Fulton College of Engineering and Technology (Manufacturing) at Brigham Young University. He was named the Loren Farr Professor of Entrepreneurial Technology (which included a seat on the Entrepreneurship board of the College of Business) and was also given the Karl G. Maeser Distinguished Faculty Award (BYU’s highest faculty recognition.) In addition, because of his efforts in the area of creativity, Dr. Strong was awarded the Maeser General Education Professorship and, on four different occasions, the Outstanding Faculty Award in the School of Technology and also the Outstanding College Research in the College of Engineering and Technology.


Photo: L to R: A. Roberts, Upper School Principal; E. Herlihey, Department Science Chair; J. Ingalls, SAMPE Foundation Administrator; CA Ingalls, Former Department Science Chair

Presentation of signed copies of the Composites Book as appreciation for support in making of the Composite Video Project held at St Margaret’s Episcopal School. The School allowed the Foundation to use the Science Labs for the location of the filming of the Composites Training Program with B. Strong PhD. 

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