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ISS Program Administration

Ms. Rowena Franklin

Administrator, McGill Institute of Advanced Materials; Administrative Coordinator, ISS Training program; MBA in Biotechnology, SFU; BSc Honors Biology, McGill
E-mail: administrator-MIAM [dot] engineering [at] mcgill [dot] ca


ISS Program Members

Dr. Andrew G. Kirk

ISS Program Director Director
McGill Institute for Advanced Materials (MIAM); William Dawson Scholar and Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering; Associate Dean, Research and Graduate Education
E-mail: andrew [dot] kirk [at] mcgill [dot] ca

Research Area: Optical biosensors

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Dr. Vamsy P. Chodavarapu

Assistant professor, McGill Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering; Director, Sensor Microsystems laboratory
E-mail: vamsy [dot] chodavarapu [at] mcgill [dot] ca

Research Area: Optical and CMOS Biosensors

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Dr. David Juncker

Assistant Professor, McGill Biomedical Engineering Department; Canada Research Chair holder in Micro- and Nanobioengineering
E-mail: david [dot] juncker [at] mcgill [dot] ca

Research Area: Microfluidics and multichannel sensors

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Dr. Maryam Tabrizian

Associate Professor, McGill Department of Biomedical Engineering; Cross appointment between Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry; Associate Member, Montreal Heart Institute and St Justine Hospital; Director, Centre for Biorecognition and Biosensors
E-mail: maryam [dot] tabrizian [at] mcgill [dot] ca

Research Area: Microfluidics and multichannel sensors

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Dr. Sam Musallam

Assistant Professor, McGill Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
E-mail: sam [dot] musallam [at] mcgill [dot] ca

Research Area: Neural prosthetics and Neural probes

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Dr. Srikar Thattai Vengallatore

Associate Chair, McGill Department of Mechanical Engineering; Canada Research Chair in Advanced Materials for Micro- and Nano-Systems (MEMS/NEMS)
E-mail: srikar [dot] vengallatore [at] mcgill [dot] ca

Research Area: MEMS based Biosensors

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Dr. Mourad El-Gamal

Professor, McGill Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering
E-mail: mourad [at] mcgill [dot] ca

Research Area: RF Sensors and RF MEMS

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Dr. Zetian Mi

Assistant Professor, McGill Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering; Hydro-Quebec Nano-Engineering Scholar
E-mail: zetian [dot] mi [at] mcgill [dot] ca

Research Area: Nanophotonic and nanoelectronic sensors

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Dr. Benoit Boulet

Director, Centre for Intelligent Machines; Associate Chair, Operations; Associate Professor, Systems and Control Group, McGill Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering; William Dawson Scholar
E-mail: benoit [dot] boulet [at] mcgill [dot] ca

Research Area: Automotive and Avionic sensing and Control

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Dr. Mark Trifiro, M.D.

Associate professor, McGill Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolis; Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research; SMBD-Jewish General Hospital
E-mail: mark [dot] trifiro [at] staff [dot] mcgill [dot] ca

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Dr. Rob Sladek, M.D.

Assistant Professor, McGill Department of Medicine; Génome Québec Innovation Centre
E-mail: rob [dot] sladek [at] mcgill [dot] ca

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Dr. John H. White

Professor, McGill Department of Physiology and Department of Medicine
E-mail: john [dot] white [at] mcgill [dot] ca

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Dr. James G. Martin

Director, Meakins-Christie Laboratories; Professor, McGill Department of Medicine; Associate member, McGill Department of Physiology
E-mail: James [dot] Martin [at] McGill [dot] ca

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Dr. Mohamed Chaker

Director, INRS-Énergie, Matériaux et Télécommunications; Canada Research Chair holder in Plasma Applied to Micro- and Nano-manufacturing Technologies
E-mail: Mohamed [dot] Chaker [at] emt [dot] inrs [dot] ca

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Dr. Patrick Desjardins

Professor, Ecole Polytechnique Engineering Physics Department; Canada Research Chair holder in Advanced Materials for Microelectronics and Optoelectronics; Assistant Director of the Surface Analysis Laboratory of the Thin Film Physics and Technology Research Group.
E-mail: patrick [dot] desjardins [at] polymtl [dot] ca

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Dr. Dominique Drouin

Associate Professor, Universite de Sherbrooke Departement de génie électrique et de génie informatique; membre de la Centre de recherche en nanofabrication et nanocaracterisation.
E-mail: Dominique [dot] Drouin [at] USherbrooke [dot] ca

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Dr. Luc Frechette

Professor, Universite de Sherbrooke Department of Mechanical Engineering; Director, Microengineering Laboratory for MEMS; Canada Research Chair holder in Microfluidics and Power Microsystems
E-mail: Luc [dot] Frechette [at] USherbrooke [dot] ca

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Dr. Michal Lipson

Associate Professor, Cornell School of Electrical and Computer Engineering; Member of the Nanophotonics Research Group, Kavli Institute at Cornell University, Ithyca, USA
E-mail: ml292 [at] cornell [dot] edu

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Dr. Susumu Noda

Professor, Kyoto University Department of Electronic Science and Engineering, Quantum Optoelectronics Laboratory, Kyoto, Japan
E-mail: snoda@kuee

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Dr. Christoph Gerber

Director of Scientific Communication, NCCR Nanoscale Science; Professor, University of Basel Department of Physics, Switzerland
E-mail: christoph [dot] gerber [at] unibas [dot] ch

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Dr. Bassem Salem

Co-leader of Research Group, CEA-Leti Institute for micro- and nanotechnology research, Genoble, France


Dr. Yves De Koninck

le Centre de recherche de l'Université Laval Robert-Giffard (CRULRG)
E-mail: yves [dot] dekoninck [at] crulrg [dot] ulaval [dot] ca

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Dr. Michel Meunier

Professor, Ecole Polytechnique, Engineering Physics Department; Canada Research Chair holder in Materials Micro/Nanoenrineering Using Lasers
E-mail: michel [dot] meunier [at] polymtl [dot] ca

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Dr. Martin Brouillette

Professor, Sherbrooke Department of Mechanical Engineering
E-mail: Martin [dot] Brouillette [at] USherbrooke [dot] ca

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Dr. Patrice Masson, Ing., Ph. D.

Professeur titulaire, Directeur du programme des cycles supérieurs, Directeur du GAUS
E-mail: Patrice [dot] Masson [at] Usherbrooke [dot] ca



Dr. Siegfried Janz

Director, Optoelectronics Group at The National Research Council Institute for Microstructural Sciences (NRC-IMS); Adjunct research professor, Carleton University Department of Electronics, Ottawa, Canada


Dr. Viacheslav Adumchuk

Department of Bioresource Engineering
Office: MS1-094, Macdonald-Stewart Building, Macdonald Campus
21,111 Lakeshore Road, Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, QC, H9X 3V9, Canada
Phone: 514-398-7657
Fax: 514-398-8387
E-mail: Viacheslav Adamchuk
Skype: vadamchuk

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Dr. Richard Ares

Université de Sherbrooke,
Department of mechanical engineering
(819) 821-8000 (65012)
E-mail: richard [dot] ares [at] usherbrooke [dot] ca
 

 

Dr. Amy Blum

Assistant Professor, U3 Advisor
BA (Princeton University, 1994), PhD (University of Washington, 2000)
National Research Council Postdoctoral Fellow (Naval Research Laboratory, Washington DC, 2001-2003)
Research Chemist (Naval Research Laboratory, Washington DC, 2003-2008)
NRL Sigma Xi Young Investigator Award 2006
Office: Pulp & Paper 105
Phone: (514)398-6237
Email: Amy [dot] Blum [at] mcgill [dot] ca
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Dr. Jan.J.Dubowski

Canada Research Chair in Quantum Semiconductors
Tier 1 - 2003-10-01
Université de Sherbrooke
Natural Sciences and Engineering
Phone: 819- 821-8000, ext./poste 2528
E-mail: jan [dot] j [dot] dubowski [at] usherbrooke [dot] ca


 

Dr. Réjean Fontaine, Eng., Ph. D.

Full Professor,
Chairman of the Groupe de recherche en appareillage médical de Sherbrooke (GRAMS),
Chair holder of Medical imaging instrumentation

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Dr. Thomas Gervais

Professor, Engineering Physics
Research Area: On chip chemoresponse assessment of live microtumor samples with an integrated fluorescence
 E-mail: thomas [dot] gervais [at] polymtl [dot] ca

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Dr. Peter Grütter

Professor, McGill Physics Department; Associate Dean of Research and Graduate Education, McGill Faculty of Science; Research Director, NSERC Nano Innovation Platform; Fellow and Director, CIAR Nanoelectronics Program; Director, le Regroupement québécois sur les matériaux de pointe; Royal Society of Canada Fellow
E-mail: grutter [at] physics [dot] mcgill [dot] ca

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Dr. Daniel Guay

Centre Énergie Matériaux Télécommunications
Nanomatériaux (énergie, environnement), 1650, boulevard Lionel-Boulet
Phone: 514 228-694; 450 929-8102
E-mail: guay [at] emt [dot] inrs [dot] ca 


 

Dr. Michael Hilke

Associate Professor, Department  of Physics
Rutherford Building, McGill University
Phone: (514) 398-3307
E-mail: hilke [at] physics [dot] mcgill [dot] ca
Research Areas: Low dimensional systems; High speed nanoelectronics;Nanoelectonic modelling;Quantum computing;Superconductivity;Vortices;Disordered systems;Graphene and CNTs


Dr. Timothy Kennedy, PhD

E-mail: timothy [dot] kennedy [at] mcgill [dot] ca
Research Area: The cellular and molecular mechanisms that direct axon guidance, oligodendrocyte precursor migration, myelination, synapse formation and synaptic plasticity.


 
Dr. C. Lavoie

IBM Research


 

Dr. François Légaré 

Centre Énergie Matériaux Télécommunications
Imagerie de la matière, laser, Imagerie moléculaire et microscopie multiphotonique de tissus biologiques
1650, boulevard Lionel-Boulet, Varennes (Québec) J3X 1S2, Canada
Phone: 514 228-6871; 450 929-8102
E-mail: francois [dot] legare [at] emt [dot] inrs [dot] ca



 

Dr. Xinyu Liu

Assisstant Professor, Macdonald Engineering Building, Rm 155 Map
Phone: 514-398-1526 [office]
E-mail: Xinyu [dot] liu [at] mcgill [dot] ca
 
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Dr. Issam  El Naqa

Associate Professor
Telephone:  514-934-1934, x45302
E-mail: issam [dot] elnaqa [at] mcgill [dot] ca


Dr. Tsuneyuki Ozaki

Phone: 514 228-6858
E-mail: Tsuneyuki [dot] Ozaki [at] emt [dot] inrs [dot] ca

Research Areas: Interaction laser-plasma; Impulsions attosecondes et laser, imagerie holographique


Dr. Yves-Alain Peter

Associate Professor, Ecole Polytechnique Department of Engineering Physics, Director, Micro and Nano Systems Laboratory, Scientific Director, Microfabrication Laboratory, Deputy Director, Thin Film Physics and Technology Research Center
E-mail: yves-alain [dot] peter [at] polymtl [dot] ca (yves-alain [dot] peter [at] polymtl [dot] ca )

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Dr. Shiv O Prasher

Department of Bioresource Engineering
Macdonald Campus, McGill University
Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, Québec H9X 3V9
Tel.: 514-398-7774
Fax: 514-398-8387
E-mail: shiv [dot] prasher [at] mcgill [dot] ca


Dr. Jean-Francois Pratte

Associate Professor, Universite de Sherbrooke Department of Electrical and Informational Engineering; Jr. Eng
E-mail: Jean-Francois [dot] Pratte [at] USherbrooke [dot] ca

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Dr. Walter Reisner

Assistant Professor, Physics/Science
Research Field: Nanofluidic Based Epigenetic Sensing
E-mail: reisner [at] physics [dot] mcgill [dot] ca

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Prof. Martin Rochette

Assistant professor, McGill Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
E-mail: martin [dot] rochette [at] mcgill [dot] ca (martin [dot] rochette [at] mcgill [dot] ca )

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Dr. Thomas Szkopek

Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Research Field: Hydrogenated Graphene Bolometry
E-mail: thomas [dot] szkopek [at] mcgill [dot] ca

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Dr. Teodor Verres

The National Research Council Industrial Materials Institute (NRC-IMI)
E-mail: teodor [dot] veres [at] cnrc-nrc [dot] gc [dot] ca


Prof. Marcelo M. Wanderley

Associate Professor in Music Technology
William Dawson Scholar
Director - Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Music Media and Technology (CIRMMT) (since September 2011)

E-mail: marcelo [dot] wanderley [at] mcgill [dot] ca


 

The ISS Training Program is funded in part by Funded in part by the National Science & Engineering Research Council of Canada and by the Participating Universities:  

  Training program activities hosted by McGill University     ISS hosted in concert with Universite de Sherbrooke          ISS hosted in concert with Ecole Polytechnique       ISS hosted in concert with INRS