Division of Surface Sciences (DSS)

About Us

The objective of the Division is the advancement of knowledge regarding surfaces, in particular within the Canadian context. Both fundamental and applied aspects are included

DSS News and Resources

Our Leadership


Steve Patitsas

University of Lethbridge

Vice Chair

Erika Merschrod

Memorial University


Mark Besieger

Surface Science Western

Past Chair

Mark Gallagher

Lakehead University