Department of Chemistry



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Location & Hours

Chernoff  333

Hours dependent on instrumentation used

Fees for Service

Dependent on instrumentation used


IPEM (New Initiative for Photonic and Electronic Materials) is a CFI-funded laboratory that focuses on the characterization and preparation of new materials used in electronic and photonic device manufacture. Examples of such materials include blue light emitting devices, ferroelectric liquid crystal materials, novel fluorescence-based sensors and amorphous chalcogenide-based semiconductors. Members of the IPEM group include Drs. Bob Lemieux, Suning Wang, Stephen Brown, Hugh Horton(group leader) and Paul Rochon (RMC).


Atomic force microscope (MI PicoSPM)

Nanoindentor (Hysitron)

Contact Information

Dr. Hugh Horton

Fax: (613) 533-6669

CHE 331