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Welcome to the Visitor Information Center. Thank you for making time to visit with us today. We hope you will find the site informative, helpful, and enjoyable!

To maximize your viewing pleasure and the value of your time with us today, following are a few site navigation guides, and brief summary of topics by Main Menu Sub-headings.

Site Navigation.    Direct access from anywhere within the site to specific areas of interest is available via the Main Drop-down Menu Bar, which has been replicated on each page. Passing your mouse over any Main Menu category listing will automatically reveal the sub-category listings. Simply scroll down the sub-menu category to the topic of your choice, and click. To return to the home page at any time, click on the AMA Company Logo at the top left of each page, or use the "Company Tab" sub menu Home link.

Pop Up Windows Function.    To minimize download time, our site uses small pop-up screens from time to time to provide supplemental, topic-specific information, without having to leave the main page being viewed. A "close" button is located at the bottom of each pop-up screen. To utilize this feature, the "pop-up window" system function must be enabled.

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Privacy & Security.    We are committed to providing guests with an outstanding quality viewing experience, and a superior level of service that exceeds expectations. That commitment includes having the utmost respect for the privacy of the information provided. We also have stringent company policies regarding the kinds of information collected and the ways in which it is used. The company's Privacy and Security Policies are available here.

To acquaint you with the location of information within our site, following is a Summary of Main Menu categories and their respective Subcategories.

"Company" - Main Menu Tab 1.
New Visitor Information; Learn More About Advanced Materials Associates; Meet AMA's President & CEO; Strategic Alliances and Associations; AMA Client List; Your Privacy & Security; AMA Site Use Policy.

"Services" - Main Menu Tab 2.
AMA Services Overview; Some Ways Clients Use & Benefit by AMA Services; Order Immediate or Intermittent Need Technical/Research Services On line; AMA Non Disclosure Agreement; Contact Us About AMA Services.

"Courses & Seminars" - Main Menu Tab 3.
AMA Corporate Training Program; General Course Information; "Fundamentals of Metallurgy: A Roadmap for Beginners;" Metallurgy for the Non Metallurgist;" "Introduction to Surface Engineering & Coating Technologies;" "Failure Analysis: Why Components Fail, and How to Organize a Failure Investigation;" "Failure Analysis of Metal Parts/Fracture Mechanics & Fatigue Analysis;" "Synthesis and Consolidation of Nano Materials;" "Heat Treatment Of Steels;"Custom Designed Courses; Contact AMA about a Course.

"Resources" - Main Menu Tab 4.
This section of our site is updated regularly and includes a variety of FAQ's about questions and issues of Basic Metallurgy Concepts, Surface Engineering, Wear, Corrosion and Oxidation issues, Materials Characterization, Failure Analysis and Investigation, etc. Also included are newly published R&D Papers in Acrobat Reader format.

"News and Views - the AMA Bulletin Board" - Main Menu Tab 5.
Articles, papers and other related industry news, as well as Site updates and new features and services, such as the Quarterly Materials Engineering Newsletter, Topic-Specific On-line Mini Courses, etc., which are being developed and will become available in the near future.

"A Taste of Colorado" - Main Menu Tab 6.
A gallery of beautiful photographic scenes of Colorado, its mountain High Country and valleys -- provided as a pleasurable respite from the day's demands, and an interesting excursion for guests who may not have had the opportunity to personally explore our wonderful state.

"Help & Support"  - Main Menu Tab 7.
Customer Service Center; Contact AMA; and Links to Interesting Sites.