During these challenging times, science teachers are seeking ways to develop cutting-edge, engaging remote-learning lessons and curriculum. ZEISS has launched a granting program to give away microscopes throughout the school year of 2021 to K-12 schools in districts that are interested in incorporating digital microscopy into their lesson plans in the coming year.
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Thanks to everyone who voted in the 2021 MAS Leadership Election! Find out who will be joining the MAS Council in the new year.
Get ready for M&M 2021! Mark your calendar and Save the Date for the premier microscopy education and networking event of the year — Microscopy & Microanalysis 2021, August 1-5, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania! The paper submission site just opened and the submission deadline is Thursday, February 18, 2021 at 11:59 PM, U.S. Eastern Time.
ASTM committee E42 on surface analysis invites you to attend our community forum discussion on issues affecting credibility in XPS analysis and interpretation. Join us for a virtual discussion of this surface analysis research community topic and help determine the best solution path that addresses these pressing issues.
Please join us for another MAS webinar on November 20 2020 at 1 p.m. (EDT)! Chad Parish, Oak Ridge National Laboratory will talk about the basics of Transmission Kikuchi Diffraction, analytical strategies and error sources and show a few examples of practical materials problem solving using TKD. The live webinar will consist of a 50-minute presentation, followed by a Q&A.
Read here the letter from our new MAS president Heather Lowers!
Please join us for another MAS webinar on September 22 2020 at 2 p.m. (EDT)! Leonard Donovan, Oak Ridge National Laboratory will talk about RNA Mediation of Pd Metal-Metal Bonds and his role in correcting the scientific record. The live webinar will consist of a 50-minute presentation, followed by a Q&A.
The Microanalysis Society is soliciting nominations for the 2021 Class of MAS Fellows. This 2021 Class should represent outstanding MAS members who have made sustained contributions to the field and the Society. Please consider any nominations you wish to make and submit a 2021 Fellow nomination package. The deadline for 2021 nominations is September 30, 2020.
Each year the MAS supports students to attend the Microscopy and Microanalysis annual meeting. Find out who are this year’s awardees and consider seeking out their presentations at the upcoming M&M conference.
Please join us for a panel discussion on Mentoring for an Inclusive M&M Community on Tuesday, August 4, 12-1 CDT.
Each years, MAS gives out awards for superior microanalysis papers presented at the previous year’s Microscopy and Microanalysis meeting, judged to be best in each of four categories. See who this year’s winners are.
The Major Awards of the Society honor distinguished scientific contributions to the field of microscopy and microanalysis by technologists and by scientists at various career stages, as well as distinguished service to the Society. The honor will be conferred at the Microscopy & Microanalysis 2020 (M&M 2020) meeting.
The Microanalysis Society will induct three more members of the Society as the Class of 2020 MAS Fellows. The honor will be conferred at the Microscopy & Microanalysis 2020 (M&M 2020) meeting. Members of the Class of 2020 MAS Fellows are Christopher Kiely, Lothar Strüder, and Yimei Zhu.
The virtual M&M 2020 schedule is out now! https://www.microscopy.org/MandM/2020/MM2020_schedule.pdf Have a look at the meeting website: https://www.microscopy.org/MandM/2020/ To register for the ‘Preparing for M&M’ webinar, presented by the Microscopy Society Student Council on July 16 at 4 p.m. (EDT), go to: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeyjz5Ky2EvVvYJYVIDt5mR6kDJjuNXT68Yz3ohAObqcvjrqQ/viewform?usp=sf_link
Please join us for our first MAS webinar on July 15, 2020 at 2 p.m. (EDT)! Vin Smentkowski will cover various techniques for Surface Microscopy and Microanalysis in the Industrial Research and Development Laboratory at GE. The live webinar will consist of a 50 minute presentation, followed by a Q&A.