Welcome to Tsun-Kong Sham's Group!
Department of Chemistry
Tsun-Kong (T. K.) Sham
Officer of the Order of Canada
Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada
Canada Research Chair
of Soochow University-Western University Synchrotron Centre
Chinese University of
The Hellmuth Prize for Achievement in Research at Western Univ. (2017)
Officer of the Order of Canada (2016)
Distinguished University Professorship (2015)
Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada (Mathematical and Physical Sciences Division) (2012)
John C. Polanyi Award of the Canadian Society for Chemistry (2010)
A major ongoing thrust is the development and applications of synchrotron radiation techniques at facilities including the Canadian Light Source at the University of Saskatchewan, Advanced Photon Source at Argonne National Laboratory (Illinois), and Advanced Light Source at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (California).
Another experimental centre: Soochow University-Western University Centre which focuses on the development of varieties of nanomaterials for synchrotron radiation is founded in Suzhou, China, in Nov. 2012
Interested in joining us?
Potential graduate students and post-doctoral fellows are encouraged to contact Prof. Sham for possible openings.