About Us

GMW began operations in 1982, as principals, Hilton Glavish, Barry MacKinnon and Ian Walker, from the defunct New Zealand company ANAC set up in the San Francisco Bay Area to support their existing North American customers. The company quickly moved from solely Lab Electromagnets into instrumentation, getting into the Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) business with the founding of Metrolab Technology in the mid 80’s. Accelerator Physics and MRI drove growth throughout the 80’s and into the 90’s, with the Superconducting Supercollider (SSC) cancellation in 1993 allowing the company to further diversify into additional markets.

Today, GMW are 20 people with co-founder Ian Walker now entering his 37th year at GMW and continuing to offer a very high level of support to our customers.   read more

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Congratulations to the GMW Best Poster Award Winners at the MMM 2020

We were proud to be the “Best Poster Award” sponsor again this year at the Magnetism and Magnetic Materials (MMM) Virtual Conference. Big Congratulations to all the winners:

C5-03  Sensing Stray Fields From Magnetic Nanocircuits With Nitrogen-Vacancy Defects
Adrian Solyom, McGill University

E5-08 Experimental Correlation of Interfacial Dzyaloshinskii-Moriya Interaction Amplitude and Work Function in Magnetic Multilayers
Fernando Ajejas, Unité Mixte de Physique CNRS/Thales – Université Paris-Saclay

H5-02 Electroresistivity, Magnetic and Galvanomagnetic Properties of Co-based Heusler Alloys in the States of Half-metallic Ferromagnet and Spin Gapless…

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