Research Group Resources

Useful links for research activities:

Submit an online request for facilities to address an issue in the lab (CU uni required).

Link to Autodesk Inventor design software (free with .edu email address)

XPSPeak software for fitting XPS Spectra (freely available)

Software (Including Matlab & Endnote) available to Columbia students

Columbia University Safety EHS safety training schedules

Columbia University Clean Room and instructions to install Badger software

Data bases and journal webpages for literature searches:

Web of Science (access for Columbia University students)

SHARPA-RoMEO database of journal policies on archiving and depositing articles.

Guidelines for Presentations and Scientific Writing:


Guide to writing  a scientific paper:  Whitesides’ Group: Writing a Paper

Ph.D. Thesis and Thesis Defense Information:

Distribution, Defense, and Deposit of the Dissertation

Milestones for Ph.D. students in the Columbia Chemical Engineering Department

Graduate student handbook for the Columbia Chemical Engineering Department