In 2019 a survey was sent to all members to find words that best represent the culture of AVS.
The following words rose to the top and represent the core values of the society.
We believe that solving today’s most challenging problems requires a multidisciplinary approach and AVS membership reflects this philosophy. We bring together a variety of scientific and engineering disciplines to gain new perspectives and insights into topics of common interest.
We provide education opportunities to members through short courses, webinars, and both international and regional conferences.
We spur innovation by enabling new knowledge to be shared in our journals, topical conferences, and International Symposium.
AVS brings together experts in science, engineering, and instrument manufacturing to advance the fields of materials, interfaces, and processes.