Technical and Soft Skill Short courses

Number of courses differ based on degree

Offered by:

  • NanoFab U of A
  • TEC Edmonton
  • FGSR
  • IGSSE (German partner)


Canadian Technical Short Course offerings may include:

  • Techniques in X-ray Diffraction
  • Applications of Electron Beam Lithography
  • Practical Applications of Electron Microscopy
  • Practical Applications of X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy
  • Applications of TOF-SIMS and Auger analysis

NanoFAB Short Course offerings may include:

  • e-beam lithography
  • CVD and PVD
  • LPCVD and PECVD deposition
  • deep Si etch processes
  • micro/nano embossing
  • XPS
  • cleanroom protocols
  • He ion microscope training

German Technical Short Course offerings may include:

  • Gel-permeation Chromatography
  • Advanced Diffraction Methods for Materials Characterization
  • Instrumentation
  • Analysis & Simulation
  • Spectroscopy of Electronic Defects
  • Characterization of Hybrid Optoelectronic Devices
  • Electrochemistry Practicum

IGSSE Technical Short Course offerings may include:

  • Conflict Management
  • Networking skills
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Gender and Diversity Issues
  • Self-marketing
  • Career Planning
  • Personnel Management
  • Time and Project Management

Canadian Soft Skill Course offerings may include: