10 December 2018

Prof. Jamie Noel Wins 2019 ECS Canada R.C. Jacobsen Award.

Congratulations to SSW member and Dept. of Chemistry Professor Jamie Noël on winning the 2019 ECS Canada Section R.C. Jacobsen Award. The ECS Canada Section has four awards within the recognition program. The Canada Section R.C. Jacobsen Award was established in 1986 to recognize notable and significant contributions to the functioning of the Canada Section....
24 October 2018

Research Scientist Position (Polymeric and Composite Materials, Coatings) at Surface Science Western

Our lab is growing again. Surface Science seeks a Research Scientist in the field of polymeric and composite materials, including coatings applied to these materials. Note that this is a second posting of this position. Full details below. To apply visit: https://www.uwo.ca/hr/working/staff/index.html Note: All applications must be made through Western’s HR portal. Job ID 14134...
12 October 2018

2018 Dr. N. Stewart McIntyre Award Winner Jeff Henderson

Congratulations to Mr. Jeff Henderson, PhD candidate from the Department of Chemistry at Western University, winner of the 2018 Dr. N. Stewart McIntyre Award in Surface Science. Working under the supervision of Dr. Jamie Noël and Dr. David Shoesmith, Jeff’s research focuses on the role of alloying elements on the corrosion behaviour of Ni-based alloys....
17 April 2018

4.0 Symposium by Western’s Industry 4.0 Network (WIN 4.0)

Surface Science Western will be participating in The 2nd Industrial 4.0 Symposium organized by WIN 4.0 (Western’s Industry 4.0 Network), Western University. This symposium, held on May 7-8th at Western University, provides a platform for researchers, engineers, educators and students to exchange knowledge and opinions on the upcoming industry revolution. This is a free event,...
29 March 2018

Inspiring Young Women in STEM 2018 Conference

One of our very own Research Scientists, Ms. Becky Sarazen, attended the 2nd Biennial Inspiring Young Women in STEM Conference on March 4, 2018. “I was honored to be a part of the industry fair at the 2nd Biennial Inspiring Young Women in STEM 2018 Conference yesterday which aims to inspire, engage and empower young...
07 February 2018

Rust Revealed – Video of On-Going Research

Electrochemistry group member Thalia Standish has qualified for the Top 75 @NSERC_CRSNG Science, Action! video contest. This video highlights some of her work and the work being done in the group. The 25 videos that get the most views between February 6 and March 2 will move on to the final round of judging and...
19 January 2018

New Metallographic Polishing System Installed at SSW

SSW is please to announce the installation of a new Struers LaboPol-20/LaboForce-50. This system is used for professional semi-automatic materialographic and metallographic preparation (grinding and polishing of materials). Staff can use recipes employing varying grinding materials, polishing speeds and pressures that will allow for preparation of high quality sections of an extremely wide range of...
18 December 2017

Holiday Season Hours

A quick note for our clients. Surface Science Western will be closed over the holidays starting at Friday, December 22rd (i.e. closed Friday) and returning Tuesday, January 2rd (8 am). Season’s greetings to all from the staff at SSW.
25 October 2017

Retirement Announcement

After almost 30 years with SSW, it is with mixed feelings that we announce the retirement of Suzanne Hicks, our Logistics and Administrative Assistant. Everyone will always remember the kindness, support, respect and extreme attention to detail that Suzanne has provided us over the years. The SSW family, students and clients will miss her greatly...
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