Alabama Materials Institute

Advancing the next generation of materials research and education for energy, defense, transportation, human health, and environmental sciences



Find out what our faculty, staff, and students are doing to make a positive difference on our campus, in our community and state, and around the world. 

Research Image Award Submissions Open

February 16, 2024

The Alabama Materials Institute is excited to announce the Research Image Contest for 2023. Entries are due by February 29, 2024.

Research Image Award Contest

AMI-Affiliated Faculty Members Win NSF CAREER Awards

February 7, 2024

Dr. Nilesh Kumar, assistant professor of metallurgical & materials engineering, and Dr. Tibor Szilvasi, assistant professor of chemical & biological engineering, were awarded NSF Career Awards.

Denny Chimes


The Alabama Materials Institute provides access to facilities, training, and cutting-edge instrumentation for materials research. 

researcher operating atom probe