About our Section:
The Detroit Section works closely with the ANACHEM organization to run several events annually including the ANACHEM/SAS symposium. The majority of our events occur in the fall, winter, and spring.
December, 2017: ANACHEM Holiday Party
Description: Local SAS members are invited to register for the annual ANACHEM Holiday Party which will be held on Wednesday December 6th. Join ANACHEM and local ACS sections members at the Detroit Yacht Club starting at 6:00pm with drinks in the Grille Bar followed by Dinner at 7:00pm in the Trophy Room. Please check back for registration costs, menu options, and further details. Note: Traditionally everyone dresses up for this holiday event, black tie optional. The following dress code applies for the venue - denim is not permitted and jackets are required for men.
Recent Past Events:
November 2nd, 2017: ANACHEM / SAS Symposium
Symposium Description: The 2017 ANACHEM / SAS Symposium was held on Thursday, November 2nd, 2017 at Burton Manor (www.burtonmanor.net) in Livonia, MI. A plenary lecture was given by Dr. Paul S. Cremer, the 2016 recipient of the ANACHEM Award. This year’s symposium included three oral sessions devoted to research at the academic institutions in our region. Additionally, two oral sessions for “industrial research” featured in the symposium. An instrument exhibit, a poster session, and two educational workshops rounded out the symposium.
Detroit SAS sponsored two student poster prizes at this year's symposium. The award included a cash component and a 1-year on student membership in SAS (with online access to Applied Spectroscopy). The undergraduate award was presented to Sahil Rafai (Principal Investigator: Dr. Mary Rodgers at Wayne State University). The graduate student award was presented to Elahe Honarvar (Principal Investigator: Dr. Andre Ventner at Western Michigan University).
October 25th, 2017: Karen A. Esmonde-White — Tour and a Talk at Kaiser Optical Systems
Last Modified: Nov 6, 2017