Nobel Prize Winner Professor Richard Ernst Presented Shipley Lectures at Clarkson University.

From left: Clarkson University Provost Anthony Collins, Nobel Prize Winner Professor Richard Ernst, Professor Egon Matijevic' (the Victor K. LaMer Chair in Colloid and Surface Science), Clarkson University President Denny Brown, and Vice Provost & CAMP Director S.V. Babu. Professor Ernst won the 1991 Nobel Prize in Chemistry. His Shipley lectures were titled "Tibetan Painting Art Seen through the Eyes of a Western Scientist" and "Fascinating NMR Insights with Applications to Chemistry, Biology, and Medicine."



Spring MRS Meeting
Chemical-Mechanical Planarization
coorganizers: S.V. Babu, R. Singh, M. Oliver and N. Hayasaka
San Francisco, California, April 2 - 3, 2002


American Chemical Society's Short Course
"Surfactant, Micelles Liposomes, and Liquid Crystals in Emulsions and Microemulsions"
Course Instructors:
Chemistry Professor Yuzhuo Li (Clarkson University) & Emeritus Professor of Chemistry Stig Friberg ( Clarkson University)
Clarkson University, Potsdam, New York
May 6 - 10, 2002
(To register call 800-227-5558 or 202-872-4600 or register on line at http://www.acs.org/shortcourses.)


Short Course
"Surface Modification of Particles for Improved Performance: Introduction to Particle Coating Technology"

Course Instructors: Dr. Richard Partch, Senior University Professor, CAMP;
Dr. Curtis Zimmermann , Manager of New Technologies of Engelhard Corporation
CAMP, Clarkson University, Potsdam, New York
May 16 -17, 2002


 CAMP's Annual Technical Meeting
Gideon-Putnam Hotel & Conference Center
Saratoga Springs, New York, May 13-15, 2002


 CAMP's Seventh International Symposium on
Chemical- Mechanical Polishing (CMP)
Hilton Resort, Lake Placid, New York
August 11 - 14, 2002

(For information about CAMP industrial short courses, please call
Professor Richard Partch

at 315-268-2351
or send e-mail to him
at partch@clarkson.edu

** Information, on these and other CAMP events, is available at the CAMP web site at http://www.clarkson.edu/camp.

CAMP Professor Richard Partch Mentors Clarkson's First Kodak Graduate Student Fellow. Senior University Professor Richard Partch has been recognized by the Eastman Kodak Company (a CAMP Corporate Sponsor) to select and mentor the first Kodak Graduate Student Fellow to study at Clarkson University. This challenging responsibility is funded for up to five years and involves research in the area of printing technology. Professor Partch has selected Carolynn Mosenteen (a chemistry major at Clarkson University), for the prestigious position.

From left: Dr. William Mckenna (Director of External Technology, Eastman Kodak Research Laboratories), Kodak Graduate Student Fellow Carolynn Mosenteen, and Clarkson's Senior University Professor Richard Partch

Dr. Clifford Morgan (IBM Microelectronics Division in Essex Junction, Vermont) received a plaque for his outstanding contributions to Clarkson University's Chemical-Mechanical Planarization Facility.

From left: CAMP Professor Yuzhuo Li, Dr. Clifford Morgan of IBM, and Vice Provost and CAMP Director S.V. Babu. In addition, Dr. Morgan presented the seminar entitled "End Point Detection in an Oxide / Nitride Chemical- Mechanical Polishing Process."




CAMP acquires additional sponsors.


DeFelsko Corporation in Ogdensburg, New York, joins CAMP as a New York State Associate.

Optimax Systems, Inc. in Ontario, New York, joins CAMP as a New York State Associate