Applicants should have undergraduate GPA > 3.6 in Chemical Engineering or a closely related field. Direct entry to the Ph.D. will be considered for applicants with undergraduate GPA > 3.8 in Chemical Engineering. Applicants who are eligible for and have applied for NSERC graduate scholarships are especially encouraged to apply. CV and personal statement of interest to reghandothill@mcgcilldotca.
Research projects available: impedance spectroscopy of nano-emulsions, ionic conductivity in structured hydrogels, light-scattering and micro-rheology of nanoparticles in polymeric networks, hydrogel-nano-composite rheology, synthesis and characterization of hydrogel-based foams, etc.
NANOPARTICLE INTERACTIONS WITH SWOLLEN POLYMER NETWORKS
(NSERC award for 2020-2025)
Hydrogel nanocomposite courtesy J. Wu (2022)
DYNAMIC AND STATIC LIGHT SCATTERING GONIOMETER FOR SOFT NANO-COMPOSITES (NSERC award 2020)
EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES FOR PROSPECTIVE GRADUATE STUDENTS AND POST-DOCS
Please pay careful attention to internal deadlines and any GPA requirements.
NSERC Postgraduate programs (Masters, Ph.D. and post-doctoral)
Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Program (Note, the internal McGill deadline is typically in May or June)
Departmental Entrance Awards for Canadian citizens