Cheolbok Kim and Xiaoyu Cheng awarded International Student Awards at the 18th Annual UFIC Award Ceremony

Cheolbok Kim and Xiaoyu Cheng, current IMG members, have been selected by the UFinternational center as recipients of the UF International Student Academic Award. The award highlights outstanding contributions of international students at the University of Florida in an effort to promote and foster exemplary academic achievement and service to UF diverse community. 

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Congratulations Cheolbok and Xiaoyu.

BEN 230 Microfab Safety Training & Orientation

Event date: 
Mon, 10/15/2012 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Dr. Arnold and Dr. Nishida will offer the next BEN 230 Microfab chemical safety training/orientation, starting at 2:00pm in LAR 229.  This orientation is one of the required steps for gaining access to IMG's centralized wet-processing lab.  Additional instructions are on the IMG wiki page: Gaining Access to BEN 230.  Please email if you did not already RSVP.

Proposal Defense: Lin Liu

Event date: 
Wed, 10/03/2012 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Lin Liu will defend her dissertation proposal, entitled "Large-Scan-Range Electrothermal MEMS Micromirrors and Microlenses and Their Biomedical Imaging Applications" at 3:00pm on Wednesday, October 3rd in NEB 589. Refreshments will be provided.

BEN 210/214 Training

Event date: 
Mon, 10/01/2012 - 1:45pm to 2:15pm

The monthly training for BEN 210/214 (E-test and M-test) will be held on Monday at 9:45 AM. This training is required in order to have access to either of these labs. If you have completed this training in the past and still have swipe card access you do not need to attend.

If you would like to attend this training please sign up on the IMG wiki here:

If you have any questions, please send us an email at and we'll try to answer it.