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Due to the impending winter weather, WKU Owensboro will close at noon today (Wed., 3/4).

WKU Glasgow evening classes that begin at 5 pm today will be canceled and the WKU Glasgow campus will close at 7 pm.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will close today at 3 pm and will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Should inclement weather make travel hazardous, residence halls will remain open until Saturday. Follow WKU Housing & Residence Life for updates.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for tonight have been canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday.

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Advanced Materials Institute

Welcome to the website for the Advanced Materials Institute

The Advanced Materials Institute (AMI) is a laboratory at Western Kentucky University that specializes in the analysis and characterization of a variety of materials. Faculty at WKU frequently utilize the instrumentation at our institute for their research purposes. Various companies also enlist our help in the analysis and characterization of their products. 

Please browse the links to the left of the page for more information as to laboratory capabilities and pricing information. For additional help or to submit samples please see the contact information to the right. 

Contact Information:

Pauline Norris, Laboratory Manager

Office: 270-745-3006


Advanced Materials Institute
Western Kentucky University
2413 Nashville Rd.
Bowling Green KY 42101                                            

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