MIAM Members



Andrew Kirk

MIAM Director                                                                                                                                                     
Department: Chair, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Research: Integrated nanophotonics                                                                                                        
andrew.kirk [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Aube Mamias

MIAM Finance Administrator
administrator-miam.engineering [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Characterization Facility

Raynald Gauvin

MIAM Characterization Facility Director; MIAM XRD User Committee Chair
Department: Materials Engineering
Research: Quantitative X-ray microanalysis; characterization of electron diffusion
raynald.gauvin [at] mcgill.ca (Email)


Lihong Shang

MIAM Research Associate
Access and Training Contact for XPS, XRD, and MicroCT
lihong.shang [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Pierre-Luc Girard-Lauriault

XPS User Committee 
Department: Chemical Engineering
Research: Plasma deposited thin organic coatings for biomedical applicaitons
pierre-luc.girard-lauriault [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Dmytro Perepichka

User contact for Electron Paramagnetic Resonance (EPR) and Electron Spin Resonance (ESR) Manager (On leave)
Department: Chemistry
Research: Synthesis of new properties in organic materials, nanostructures
dmitrii.perepichka [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Showan Nazhat

MicroCT User Committee Chair
Department: Materials Engineering
Research: Biomaterials for tissue engineering and drug delivery
showan.nazhat [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Marta Cerruti

XPS User Committee Chair 
Department: Mining and Materials Engineering
Research: Phenomena between inorganic surfaces and biological molecules
marta.cerruti [at] mcgill.ca (Email)


Mark Andrews

User Contact for Raman Microscope
Department: Chemistry
Research: Photonic/electronic materials and devices; Raman microscopy
mark.andrews [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Nanotools Microfab Facility

Peter Grütter 

McGill Nanotools Microfab (MNM) Lab Director
Department: Chair, Physics
Research: Nanoelectric & biochemical tools, information processing & data storage
peter.grutter [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Zhao Lu

MNM Lab Manager
zhao.lu [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Peng Yang

MNM Research Associate
peng.yang2 [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Jun Li

MNM Academic Associate
jun.li [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Alireza Hajhosseini Mesgar

MNM Research Assistant
alireza.hajhosseinimesgar [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Sasa Ristic

MNM Research Associate
Department: Physics
sasa.ristic [at] mcgill.ca (Email)                                                                                                                                                                       

MIAM Members

Abdolhamid (Hamid) Akbarzadeh Shafaroudi

Department: Bioresource Engineering
Research: Advanced multifunctional materials
hamid.akbarzadeh [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Jake Barralet

Department: Dentistry, Experimental Surgery
Research: Development of bioceramics for tissue repair or delivery materials & devices
jake.barralet [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Christopher Barrett

Department: Chemistry
Research: Self-assembled light-harvesting materials
Chris.barrett [at] mcgill.ca (Email )

François Barthelat

Department: Mechanical Engineering
Research: Mechanics of materials, biomimetics, experimental mechanics
francois.barthelat [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Amy S. Blum

Department: Chemistry
Research: Novel nanostructured devices and materials through self-assembly
amy.blum [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Mathieu Brochu

Department: Mining and Materials Engineering
Research: Nanostructured materials consolidation; solar cell electrode fabrication
mathieu.brochu [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Ian S. Butler

Department: Chemistry
Research: Properties of inorganic compounds; solid-state chemistry
ian.butler [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Lawrence Chen

Department: Electrical and Computer Engineering
Research: Fiber and integrated optics for communication and sensing
lawrence.chen [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Richard Chromik

Department: Materials Engineering
Research: Multiscale mechanical and tribological properties of materials
richard.chromik [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Aashish Clerk

Department: Physics
Research: Theoretrical quantum electronics & quantum nanoscience
aashish.clerk [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Gonzalo Cosa

Department: Chemistry
Research: Biophotonics/biosensors, luminescent materials
gonzalo.cosa [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Sylvain Coulombe

Department: Chemical Engineering
Research: Synthesis of nanostructures and nanofluids
sylvain.coulombe [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

George Demopoulos

Department: Mining and Materials Engineering
Research: Green energy nanomaterials and clean technology
george.demopoulos [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Noemie Dorval Courchesne 

Department: Chemical Engineering
Research: Biologically-Derived Materials & Devices
noemie.dorvalcourchesne [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Adi Eisenberg

Department: Chemistry
Research: Characterization of nanoscale aggregates
adi.eisenberg [at] mcgill.ca (Email)


Mourad El-Gamal

Department: Electrical and Computer Engineering
Research: MEMS sensors and actuators and wireless sensor networks
mourad.el-gamal [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Saji George

Department: Food Science and Agricultural Chemistry
Research: Sustainable nanotechnology applications for food and agriculture
saji.george [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Guillaume Gervais

Department: Physics
Research: Low-temperature quantum nanoscience
gervais.physics [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Martin Grant

Department: Physics
Research: The formation of structure and patterns in nonequilibrum systems
martin.grant [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Derek G. Gray

Department: Chemistry
Research: Preparation and properties of cellulose nanocrystals
derek.gray [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Hong Guo

Department: Physics
Research: Transport theory in mesoscopic systems; nano materials physics
guo [at] physics.mcgill.ca (Email)

Michael Hilke

Department: Physics
Research: Quantum nano electronics
hilke [at] physics.mcgill.ca (Email)

Reghan J. Hill

Department: Chemical Engineering
Research: Complex behavior, soft matter & nanotechnology in chemical engineering
reghan.hill [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Pascal Hubert

Department: Mechanical Engineering
Research: Development of multi-functional polymer nanocomposites
pascal.hubert [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

David Juncker

Department: Biomedical Engineering
Research: Nanobioengineering, microfluidics, proteomics
david.juncker [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Musa R. Kamal

Department: Chemical Engineering
Research: Micro and nano-structured polymer systems
musa.kamal [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Patanjali Kambhampati

Department: Chemistry
Research: Ultrafast laser spectroscopy and nanoscience
patanjali.kambhampati [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Anne Kietzig

Department: Chemical Engineering
Research: Biomimetic surface engineering
anne.kietzig [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Bruce Lennox

Department: Chemistry
Research: Structure/property relationships of interfaces and nanomaterials molecules
bruce.lennox [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Larry Lessard

Department: Mechanical Engineering
Research: Design, Analysis & Manufacturing of Composite Materials & Structures
larry.lessard [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Milan Maric

Department: Chemical Engineering
Research: Controlled radical polymerization for nano-scale materials
milan.maric [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Marc D. McKee

Department: Dentistry
Research: Biomineralization in bones, teeth and pathologic calcification
marc.mckee [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Luc Mongeau

Department: Mechanical Engineering
Research: Biomechanics, aeroacoustics, non linear acoustics
luc.mongeau [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Audrey Moores

Department: Chemistry
Research: Nanoparticles as catalysts for green chemistry
audrey.moores [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Sam Musallam

Department: Electrical and Computer Engineering
Research: Development of neural prosthetics
sam.mussallam [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Jay L. Nadeau

Department: Biomedical Engineering
Research: Photophysical nanomaterial & protein design for biosensing
jay.nadeau [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Dan V. Nicolau

Department: Bioengineering
Research: Design and fabrication of artificial biomedical devices and study of natural or hybrid biological devices
dan.nicolau [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Sasha Omanovic

Department: Chemical Engineering
Research: Functional electrochemically active materials
sasha.omanovic [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Damanio Pasini

Department: Mechanical Engineering
Research: Cellular materials, multiscale mechanics, multiobjective optimization
damiano.pasini [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

David Plant

Department: Electrical and Computer Engineering
Research: Fiber Transmission Systems, Silicon Photonics, Optical Interconnects
david.plant [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Satya Prakash

Department: Biomedical Engineering
Research: Mathematical tools in continuous-state systems & metrics and logics
satya.prakash [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Nate Quitoriano

Department: Mining and Materials Engineering
Research: Semiconductor growth and devices at the nanoscale and beyond
nate.quitoriano [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Walter Reisner

Department: Physics
Research: Nanofluidic Based Epigenetic Sensing
reisner [at] physics.mcgill.ca (Email)

Linda Reven

Department: Chemistry
Research: Self-Assembled nanoparticles, macro and small molecule structures
linda.reven [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Alejandro Rey

Department: Chemical Engineering
Research: Computational, structural & functional material science, thermodynamics
alejandro.rey [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

David Ronis

Department: Chemistry
Research: Equilibrium and nonequilibrium problems in condensed complex systems
david.ronis [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Bradley Siwick

Department: Chemistry
Research: Experimental condensed matter physics; materials science; chemical physics
bradley.siwick [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Hanadi Sleiman

Department: Chemistry
Research: Supramolecular and DNA chemistry, synthetic polymers, biomimetrics
Hanadi.Sleiman [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Jun Song

Department: Mining and Materials Engineering
Research: Mechanics and physics of nanoscale materials modelling and simulation
jun.song2 [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Mark Sutton

Department: Physics
Research: Time evolution of non-equilibrium systems
mark.sutton [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Thomas Szkopek

Department: Electrical and Computer Engineering
Research: Hydrogenated Graphene Bolometry
thomas.szkopek [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Maryam Tabrizian

Department: Biomedical Engineering
Research: Nanofabrication of cell-substrate/biomolecular interactions; biointerfaces
maryam.tabrizian [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Theo van de Ven

Department: Chemistry
Research: Innovative cellulose products, bioactive paper & nanomaterials
%20theo.vandeven [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Srikar Vengallatore

Department: Mechanical Engineering
Research: Advanced materials for micro/nanosystems (MEMS/NEMS)
srikar.vengallatore [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

Paul Wiseman

Departments: Chemistry & Physics
Research: Biophysics, flourescence fluctuation methods, nonlinear microscopy
Paul.Wiseman [at] McGill.CA (Email )