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Nominations for MAS Fellow Due December 1

Dear MAS Members, Following our successful first two years of election of the Legends Class and then the Inaugural Class of MAS Fellows, MAS is soliciting nominations for the 2020 Class of MAS Fellows to be presented at M&M 2020. This 2020 Class should represent outstanding MAS members who have made sustained contributions to the […]

One student’s experience at QMA-2019

by BENJAMIN T BRUCK, University of Wisconsin This spring, as a final project in John Fournelle’s Electron Microprobe Analysis course, our class performed experiments to compare the accuracy of energy dispersive spectroscopy (EDS) vs. wavelength dispersive spectroscopy (WDS), and to assess the suitability of two new materials for use as microanalysis standards. As we neared […]

President’s Address – September 2019

MAS Members, For many us of, the beginning of September marks the end of the summer conference and vacation season. We return to work and school with a renewed sense of accomplishment and focus on goals for the coming year. It is a time for taking stock, and planning for the future. For MAS, 2019 […]

Announcing: EBSD 2020 Topical Conference

EBSD 2020 is on!  EBSD 2020 will be held June 24-26, 2020 (note the new dates) at the University of Michigan, the site of the extremely successful EBSD 2018 meeting.  EBSD 2020 will start with a day of tutorials and hands on demonstrations followed by 2 days of technical presentations and discussions and vendor demonstrations.  […]

2019 MAS Society Awards

The Microanalysis Society is proud to announced its award winners for 2019. MAS Society Awards Presidential Science Award – Lawrence Allard  (Oak Ridge National Laboratory) Presidential Service Award – Lucille Giannuzzi (EXpressLO LLC) Peter Duncumb Award for Excellence in Microanalysis – David Seidman (Northwestern University) Kurt FJ Heinrich Award – Miaofang Chi (Oak Ridge National […]