Eastern Michigan University
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Dr. Jonathan Skuza
Thin Film & Surface Science Lab
Science Complex L041
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Lab Phone: 734.487.8792

Thin Film & Surface Science Lab

  • Scanning Probe Microscopy (SPM)
  • Confocal micro-Raman Spectroscopy
  • Nanoindentation
  • Magneto-optical Kerr Effect (MOKE)
  • Localized Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy
  • Potentiostats / Galvanostats
  • Furnaces (up to 1000 °C)
  • Grinder / Polisher

This research laboratory was established in 1993 by Dr. Weidian (Wade) Shen, Professor Emeritus. Support for this research has been provided by the Army Research Laboratory (ARL), Army Tank Automotive Research Development and Engineering Center (TARDEC), Office of Naval Research (ONR), National Science Foundation Industry/University Cooperative Research Center in Coatings (NSF I/U CRCC), high-tech companies, Dr. Roy Clarke at the University of Michigan, as well as grants and fellowships through Eastern Michigan University.