Visiting Professorships

The UNESCO Chair MATECSS supports knowledge sharing through a program of Visiting Professorships. These visits are meant to encourage collaboration and help foster targeted research.

Fall 2014: Prof. Fabian Ezema, University of Nigeria, Nsukka


From September to November of 2014, Prof. Fabian Ezema of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, visited INRS-EMT in Varennes, QC, to collaborate with the group of Prof. Federico Rosei. During his time at INRS-EMT, Prof. Ezema worked on projects relating to the synthesis of perovskites, multifunctional oxides and graphene-based coatings. Prof. Ezema's visit was sponsored in part by funding from the American Physical Society's International Travel Grant Award Program.