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CAMBR Netwoking Seminar

UPDATED: Thurs. April 2, 2015
2:30 pm in CHB 115

Prof. Gord Osinski
"Shocking Materials"

Prof. Zhifeng Ding
"Fabrication and Characterization of CuInS2 (CIS) and Cu2ZnSnS4 (CZTS) Nanocrystal Films for Solar Cells"

All welcome.

NEW 2015 Advanced Materials and Biomaterials Interdisciplinary (AMBI) Undergraduate Research Awards

CAMBR Visiting Speaker Seminar

NOV 17, 1:30 PM, PAB 100
Prof. Hidde H. Brongersma
Eindhoven Univ. Technol. / Imperial College (London) / ION-TOF
High-Sensitivity LEIS: A new tool in the understanding of the performance of surfaces and (sub-)nanometer materials 

CAMBR Networking Seminars

Nov 11, 2:30 pm
CHB 115

Prof. Desmond Moser
The natural and material science of time; electron diffraction (EBSD) and atom probe tomography of U-bearing crystals from the Earth, Moon and Mars

Prof. Jayshri Sabarinathan
Nanophotonic Sensors 

Department of Chemical & Biochemical Engineering’s Distinguished Lecture by Dr. Sossina M. Haile, Carl F. Braun Professor of Materials Science and of Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology on Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 12:30 p.m. in SEB 3109.

Congratulations to our 2014 AMBI Undergraduate Research Award Recipients!

Jamal Nigim, working with Prof. McCausland (Earth Sciences) and Prof. Simpson (Physics & Astronomy)
Max Weissman, working with Prof. Workentin (Chemistry) and Prof. Mittler (Physics & Astronomy)
Steven Gregus, working with Prof. de Bruyn (Physics & Astronomy) and Prof. Yang (Mech & Mater Engg)
Dong-Yup Choi, working with Prof. Fanchini (Physics & Astronomy) and Prof. Gilroy (Chemistry)
Sasha Van Dinther, working with Prof. Charpentier (Chem & Biochem Engg) and Prof. Mittler (Physics & Astronomy)
Johnathan Altenbeck, working with Prof. Huang (Chemistry) and Prof. Flemming (Earth Sciences)  



Also of interest:

Prof. Gianluigi Botton receives the 2013 CAMBR Distinguished Lecturer Award from Dr. John Capone, VP Research
On Friday, Nov 1, 2013, CAMBR hosted the 3rd Annual Distinguished Lecturer and Research Day.  Professor Gianluigi Botton from McMaster University was the 2013 CAMBR Distinguished Lecturer for this event.  
"From Atoms and Bonds to Colours:  
What Can we "see" with an Electron Microscope?"
Professor Botton holds a Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in the Electron Microscopy of Nanoscale Materials; details of his research interests  can be found at
The workshop was a day-long chance for 150 CAMBR members to share details of mutual research interests in materials with oral presentations and a poster session/reception in the Atrium of the Physics & Astronomy Bldg.  The program for the day can be downloaded by clicking -->here<--.


Dr. John F. Corrigan

Department of Chemistry
Western University
London, ON
N6A 5B7 Canada
(519) 661 2111 x86387

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