Institute of Materials Science

The Institute of Materials Science provides a focus for interdisciplinary research and education in materials science at GWU. It brings together 10 tenured/tenure-track faculty in 2 schools and 5 departments to share equipment and foster externally supported collaboration.

In addition to the variety of research groups, the IMS makes available equipment such as NMR, UV-VIS, FT-IR, and Fluorospectrometer, STM-AFM, XPS-Auger system, and SEM Lab.