Member Societies

AIP: A Federation of the Physical Sciences 

Representing the spectrum of the physical sciences, AIP's Member Societies are the backbone of the Institute. AIP supports them with professional services, additional benefits for their members, and competitively-priced benefits to their employees upon request.


AIP Member Societies


Acoustical Society of America


American Association of Physicists in Medicine


American Association of Physics Teachers

American Astronomical Society

American Astronomical Society

American Crystallographic Association

American Crystallographic Association

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American Meteorological Society

American Physical Society logo

American Physical Society


AVS: Science & Technology of Materials, Interfaces, and Processing


Optica (formerly OSA)

The Society of Rheology

The Society of Rheology


Affiliated Societies

An AIP Affiliated Society is any local, regional, national, or international organization interested in physics and allied sciences. For more information about the Affiliated Society Program and benefits, click here. The current Affiliates are:

 AAAS logo
American Association for the Advancement of Science Section on Physics
 ACS logo
American Chemical Society/Div. of Physical Chemistry
American Geophysical Union
American Geophysical Union
 AIAA logo
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
ANS logo
American Nuclear Society
 ASP logo
Astronomical Society of the Pacific
BMES logo
Biomedical Engineering Society
Biophysical Society logo
Biophysical Society
  CUR logo
Council on Undergraduate Research Physics/Astronomy Division
CSA logo
Cryogenic Society of America
  ECS logo
The Electrochemical Society
GSA logo
Geological Society of America, Inc.
Health Physics Society
IEEE Nuclear & Plasma Sciences Society
   IAMP logo
International Association of Mathematical Physics

  ICDD logo
International Centre for Diffraction Data

IUCR logo
International Union of Crystallography
 LIA logo
Laser Institute of America
  MRS logo
Materials Research Society
MSA logo
Microscopy Society of America
 NSBP logo
The National Society of Black Physicists
PSRC logo
The Physical Society of Taiwan
 PPS logo
The Polymer Processing Society
 SAS logo
Society for Applied Spectroscopy
Society of Vacuum Coaters

U.S. Sections of the Combustion Institute



Other AIP Member Organizations

Society for Physics Students
Society of Physics Students
Sigma Pi Sigma
Sigma Pi Sigma Physics Honor Society

Corporate Associates