ChemistryWestern Science

Technical Support

Warren Lindsay
- Departmental Manager

Warren Lindsay

Office: CHB 1
Email: sciwel@uwo.ca

Phone (Office): 519-661-2111 ext. 80979
  • oversees all issues relating to the Chemistry Building including the 1974 addition and the Materials Sciences Addition
  • advocates and plans strategically on behalf of the department
  • supervisor of the Electronics Shop Manager and the Glassblower

Mathew Willans
- NMR Facility Manager

Mathew Willans

Location: NMR
Email: mwillans@uwo.ca
Phone (Office): 519-661-2111 ext. 82905

  • manages all aspects of the NMR Facility
  • provides leadership in the area of NMR spectroscopy
  • advocates and plans strategically on behalf of the Facility users
  • provides technical and professional advice on NMR spectroscopy
  • maintains and operates NMR equipment

Doug Hairsine
- Mass Spec Facility Manager

Doug Hairsine

Location: Mass Spec
Email: scidwh@uwo.ca
Phone (Office): 519-661-2111 ext. 86323

  • manages all aspects of the MS Facility
  • provides leadership in the area of mass spectrometry
  • advocates and plans strategically on behalf of the Facility users
  • provides technical and professional advice on mass spectrometry
  • maintains and operates MS equipment
  • supports physical chemistry undergraduate laboratories

Paul Boyle
- X-ray Facility Manager

Paul  Boyle

Location: X-ray
Email: pboyle@uwo.ca
Phone (Office): 519-661-2111 ext. 82743

  • manages all aspects of the X-ray Facility
  • provides leadership in the area of X-ray diffraction
  • advocates and plans strategically on behalf of the Facility users
  • provides technical and professional advice on X-ray diffraction
  • maintains and operates X-ray equipment

Aneta Borecki
- Research Technician

Aneta Borecki

Email: chemnmr@uwo.ca Phone (Office): 519-661-2111 ext. 82905
Fax: 519-661-3022
  • supports NMR and X-ray Facilities and other analytical instrumentation

John Vanstone
- Electronics Shop Manager

John Vanstone

Office: ChB 023
Email: scijav@uwo.ca
Phone (Office): 519-661-2111 ext. 86304

  • manages all aspects of the Electronics Shop
  • provides leadership in the area of electronics
  • advocates and plans strategically on behalf of the shop users
  • provides technical and professional advice
  • designs, builds and maintains equipment for teaching and research
  • supervisor of Electronics Shop personnel

Barakat Misk
- Computer Network and Electronics Specialist 

Barakat Misk

Office: ChB 023
Email: bmisk@uwo.ca
Phone (Office): 519-661-2111 ext. 86304

  • supports computer needs and maintains departmental network

Jon Aukema
- Electronics technician

Jon Aukema

Office: ChB 023
Email: jaukema@uwo.ca
Phone (Office): 519-661-2111 ext. 86304

  • designs, builds and maintains equipment for teaching and research

Yves Rambour
- Glassblower

Yves Rambour

Office: PAB 7
Email: yrambour@uwo.ca
Phone (Office): 519-661-2111 ext. 80098

  • manages all aspects of the Glass Shop
  • provides leadership in the area of glassblowing
  • advocates and plans strategically on behalf of the shop users
  • provides technical and professional advice
  • designs and builds glassware for teaching and research