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Professional Societies and Organizations
American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT)
Established in 1930 with the fundamental goal of ensuring the "dissemination of knowledge of physics, particularly by way of teaching." It currently has more than 10,500 members in 30 countries around the world.
American Institute of Physics (AIP)
A corporation created for the purpose of promoting the advancement and diffusion of the knowledge of physics and its application to human welfare.
American Physical Society (APS)
"In the firm belief that an understanding of the nature of the physical universe will be of benefit to all humanity, the Society shall have as its objective the advancement and diffusion of the knowledge of physics."
Institute of Physics (IOP)
A British scientific membership organization devoted to increasing the understanding and application of physics.