Graduate Student Community

The cMDIS supports our graduate students and postdoctoral scholars through a range of initiatives.  
We have multiple research focus groups and regular events to stimulate interest in various research areas.  

meet our students and post-docs

Undergraduate Research

Many opportunities exist for undergraduate research in our Center.  Through the leadership of our faculty, postdocs, and student members we have been able to create undergraduate research opportunities in multiple disciplines. 

more about undergraduate research

Our Affiliates

Several other Rensselaer Institute-wide Research Centers are affiliated or integrated with cMDIS. Together, this creates a research community spanning the broad range of physical, chemical and engineering sciences at Rensselaer.

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From an Atomic Force Microscope to a Zyvex Nanoprobe System, cMDIS is continually expanding it’s equipment offerings. Rates and fees vary depending on the following customer types:


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Center for Materials, Devices, and Integrated Systems