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Sally McArthur’s Interview to The Science and Engineering Cafe

In this exclusive interview to The Science and Engineering Café, Sally talks about her mentors and how they influenced her, her current research and sabbatical in Switzerland. She is offering some advice to those now entering the field of Plasma research and extends an invitation to those interested in collaborating with her group. I think this is a great read… Read more →

Dr. Sally McArthur is the new Scientist of the Week on The Science and Engineering Cafe

I have seen her present at the American Vacuum Society (AVS) conferences. She is always full of energy and excitement when she presents her work. Our new Scientist of the Week is prof. Sally McArthur from Swinburne University. I am very happy that she accepted my invitation to be featured on sciengcafe.com and talk about her career and research.  Here’s a few words about Sally’s current position and background.… Read more →

Dr. Sumit Agarwal is our new Scientist of the Week!

Meet Dr. Sumit Agarwal, our New Scientist of the Week! After featuring 2 scientists from Europe last month, we are now back in the United States to learn more about Prof. Agarwal’s research and career. I look forward to posting Sumit’s interview next week!   Daphne Pappas       Sumit Agarwal is an Associate Professor of Chemical and Biological… Read more →

Dr. Erwin Kessels is our new Scientist of the Week!

       I remember meeting Erwin several years ago through my Italian-Dutch circle of friends. As we tend to attend the same conferences, I have had the pleasure of attending several of his talks. Throughout the years he has expanded from strictly performing plasma research to becoming a pioneer in the field of atomic layer deposition (ALD). His experience spans from… Read more →

Souvik Ghosh is our new Scientist of the Week!

Working with undergraduate and graduate students is something I have always enjoyed throughout my career. Some of them really stick out due to their hard work, scientific knowledge, creativity and personality. Souvik Ghosh definitely possesses all of the previously mentioned characteristics. I am happy to feature him as our new Scientist of the Week!  He provided a very exciting interview… Read more →

Michelle Mann Interview

I met Michelle at the AVS conference a few months ago when I attended her presentation on plasma treatment of materials. I was very impressed with her results and her confidence while presenting her research. The quality of her research was no surprise to me, as she is studying with one of the most respected scientists in our field, Dr.… Read more →

Michelle Mann selected as Scientist of the Week on the Science and Engineering Cafe

Happy New Year to all!   We start the new year with a breath of fresh air! Our first Scientist of the Week is Michelle Mann, a young and very promising researcher from Colorado State University working in Dr. Ellen Fisher’s group. Michelle’s interview will be posted in the next few days.     Here is some information about Michelle,… Read more →

AVS 62nd International Symposium and Exhibition

I’m just a few hours away from traveling to San Jose, CA to attend the American Vacuum Society annual conference: http://www.avs.org/symposium . I already downloaded the app and look forward to attending the talks and visiting the exhibit. The conference program includes presentations that focus on the following topics: ADVANCED SURFACE ENGINEERING APPLIED SURFACE SCIENCE BIOMATERIAL INTERFACES ELECTRONIC MATERIALS & PROCESSING  MAGNETIC… Read more →

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