Carmichael Research Lab

stretching technology beyond limits

We are always on the lookout for talented researchers interested in joining the Carmichael Lab. Contact us if you are a looking to do a Master's Degree, PhD, or looking to Post-doc in a Materials Chemistry Research Lab. Check out our publications and patents to get an idea of what we do.


About the Research Group
The Carmichael Research Group is a dynamic, collaborative research group with diverse expertise that includes surface modification methods, stretchable electronic device fabrication and characterization, soft lithography, self-assembled monolayer characterization methods, and molecular junction studies. Funding comes from NSERC as well as a productive industrial partnership focused on practical applications of our research results. More information on the group is available at and at

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About Windsor
Windsor, Ontario, Canada is located on the Great Lakes, and home to southernmost University in Canada. This area offers superb shopping and entertainment establishments, enviable culinary districts, a variety of visitor attractions, miles of unparalleled waterfront parks and gardens and truly fascinating historical and cultural landmarks. Travellers flock to Windsor for its arts, culture and heritage attractions and a variety of outdoor experiences. Our ethnic diversity is reflected in our wide range of dining options. Enjoy authentic cuisines from Italian to Japanese to Indian to African and there’s no better way to taste a dish than at one of our many community events and festivals. Be inspired by our Windsor Symphony Orchestra or enjoy performing arts at one of our many theatres. We share a moderate climate and latitude equivalent to Barcelona, Rome, Beijing and Northern California. We offer more than 2,800 acres of green space in 215 parks scattered around the city. Our riverfront is home to miles of walking paths, spectacular views and extraordinary water features as well one of the world’s most unique outdoor sculpture gardens. Described as a “museum without walls,” the Odette Sculpture Park is a showcase of more than 31 works of contemporary sculpture. Windsor offers something for everyone, with a wealth of recreational and leisure activities, fine dining and hospitality and shopping to enjoy all year long.
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Smart Community
Windsor and Essex County was recognized globally as one of the Smart 21 communities by the Intelligent Community Forum in both 2010 and 2011. In 2011, the region was further recognized as one of the Top 7 Most Intelligent Communities of the Year! The Intelligent Community Forum is a think tank that studies the economic and social development of the 21st Century community, based in New York, New York.