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Professional Organizations

The following is a list of professional organizations and societies which may be of interest to individuals pursuing a career in Chemistry or Physics.


American Association of Physicists in Medicine
American Association of Physics Teachers
American Institute of Physics
American Physical Society
American Society of Mass Spectrometry
Biophysical Society
Institute of Physics (Britain)
National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)
Optical Society of America
Resources of Scholarly Societies Physics
Society of Physics Students (SPS) 
American Chemical Society
Chemical Abstracts Services (CAS)
American Crystallographic Association (ACA)
The American Institute of Chemists (AIC)
American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
Chemical Heritage Foundation (CHF)
The Royal Australian Chemical Institute (RACI)
The Chemical Institute of Canada (CIC)
Council for Chemical Research (CCR)
The International Isotope Society
International Society of Heterocyclic Chemistry
International Union of Crystallography
Chemical Society of Japan (CSJ)
The Laboratory Robotics Interest Group
The New Zealand Institute of Chemistry (NZIC)
Slovenian Chemical Society
South African Chemical Institute (SACI)
Institute of Chemical Engineers (IChemE)
The Molecular Graphics & Modelling Society
Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC)
Society of Chemical Industry (SCI)


Argonne National Laboratory
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Brookhaven Protein Data Base
European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN)
European Space Agency (ESA)
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab)
Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Sandia National Laboratories, California site
Sandia National Laboratories, New Mexico site
Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC)


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National Institute of Standards & Technology (NIST)
Physical Science Resource Center (PSRC)
Physics Today