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Mark Biesinger
CMC Microsystems has for many years provided small grants to academic researchers to help cover device fabrication costs. They have recently announced that characterization costs, like those provided at Surface Science Western, can now also be covered using these grants. For more information see MNT Portal | CMC Microsystems.
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Surface Science Western (SSW) will resume limited on-site analytical operations on Monday, April 13 to support our clients performing research and other essential services in various medical, manufacturing, energy and resource sectors. The main office and laboratories remain closed to visitor and students. Deliveries are being diverted to UWO Facilities Management for pickup by SSW...
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Based on a directive from the provincial government, Western will be moving to essential services only at 11:59p.m., Tuesday, March 24, continuing for at least 14 days. Surface Science Western on-site operations are now suspended. All staff remain available during normal business hours for consultative work, information discussions and quotation requests via email (see Our...
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Surface Science Western is presently open for sample drop-off and deliveries from 8:30- 4:00, analysis and consulting activities are continuing at present. Most staff are working remotely and will only be on-site for instrument operations. All staff remain available for consultations via email (see Our Team page for email links, or use [email protected]), phone or...
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A quick note for our clients. Surface Science Western will be closed over the holidays starting at Friday, December 21st and returning Thursday, January 3rd (8 am). Season’s greetings to all from the staff at SSW.
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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....
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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.
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