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Congratulations ISS GSPC Photo Event Contest Winners 2015

The ISS Training Program would like to congratulate the winners of the NSERC CREATE – ISS Winter Networking Event 2015 Photo contest, held at Thompson House on March 19th after the very successful Sensors, From Lab to Life speaker sessions.


Category 1: Research Project


First Prize: Paresa Modarres, Biomedical Engineering, McGill University

Second Prize: Tahereh Ahmadi Tameh, Electrical Engineering, Polytechnique

Published: 14Apr2015

Now accepting applications for NSERC-CREATE Training Program (2015) for Masters Students

Please note that the deadline to submit a new application for Masters Students to the NSERC CREATE ISS training program has been extended to Friday, June 19 th.  For more information about the program requirements, Please click here.

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Ms. Aube Mamias
Administrator (Acting), McGill Institute for Advanced Materials

Published: 14Apr2015

Program Guide

The NSERC –CREATE Training Program in Integrated Sensor Systems (ISS) is a program designed to combine research, hands on training, seminars and professional development in the area of Integrated Sensor System related research. It also aims to promote research collaboration and professional development through exchanges and internships for graduate students, networking opportunities and through a strong interdisciplinary and/or inter-laboratory approach.

CREATE-ISS Sensors Seminar #1

Bronfman Building room 310, 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 1G5, CA

The NSERC-CREATE Integrated Sensors Systems Training Program is proud to announce the first of our monthly Sensors Seminars.

This year we will be including both professor and student presentations.

CREATE-ISS Travel Award Presentations

McConnell Engineering Building Room 603 (6th Floor), 3480 rue University, Montreal, QC, H3A 0E9, CA

The CREATE-ISS Training Program is proud to present several informative talks by students of the ISS program on their experiences in research exchanges and company internships made possible by the ISS Travel Awards over the past year.

Graduate Application DUE DATE- Integrated Sensor Systems Training Program

Adams Building Room 6C, 3450 rue University, Montreal, QC, H3A 0E8, CA

We are pleased to announce an extension of the application period for the NSERC-CREATE Masters

ISS Sensor System Integration Hands-on Workshop


The NSERC CREATE Training Program in Integrated Sensor Systems is pleased to announce the second hands-on workshop on the integration of sensor systems to be held at McGill University on May 13th & May 14th, 201

The ISS Training Program for Undergraduate Students: Program Details

Undergraduates accepted into the Integrated Sensor Systems Training Program Participate in a 16 week funded research project on integrated sensor development at one of the four participating universities and participate in a number of special training activities intended to introduce and expand their understanding of the scintillating world of integrated sensor systems research.

Hands-on Workshop in Micro and Nanobiotechnology

MIAM Microfabrication Facility CA

The ISS Program is pleased to announce that the “Soft Lithography” workshop:  Hands-on Workshop in Micro and Nanobiotechnology will be offered this year!  This workshop will be held the week o

Undergraduate Application Process

1. Instructions for Potential Undergraduate Students

• Students must be registered undergraduates with at least 2 semesters (~10 credits) completed in their degree at the time of application.
• Students may be from any department or faculty at one of the four participating universities: McGill University, Université de Sherbrooke, INRS and École Polytechnique.
• After the projects are posted, students should review the projects posted and contact supervisors for more information.