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NanoCenter FabLab

Our class 1000 clean room is open to all faculty, students, researchers, government labs and companies.

The FabLab staff have combined over 100 years of fabrication experience using standard techniques for deposition, lithography and metrology.

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NanoCenter AIMLab

The AIMLab gives researchers the capability to visualize and characterize their research by utilizing the lastest in SEM and TEM technology. Our staff can train you to use our equipment or handle the job for you.

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Nanoscience Education

The Materials Science and Engineering Deptartment offers an Intro to Nanotechnology (ENMA181) 1 credit course to give insight to this tiny world. Additionally, an Interdisciplinary Minor can be earned by students from Engineering, Physics, or Chemistry.

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Upcoming Events

September 26, 2017 2:00 p.m.
NANOCOLLOQUIUM: Teri Odom, Northwestern More»

September 28, 2017 2:00 p.m.
ISR Special Seminar: Steve Senturia, The Academic Life: How Fiction Can Teach Us about the Realities More»

September 28, 2017 4:30 p.m.
Whiting-Turner Lecture: Open Data in the Public Sector More»

Recent Publications

  • 1. Graphene as a functional layer for semiconducting carbon nanotube transistor sensors
    Zhiwei Peng, Allen L. Ng, Hyejin Kwon, Peng Wang, Chien-Fu Chen, Cheng S. Lee, YuHuang Wang
    Carbon, 2017-09, (), pp.
    doi: 10.1016/j.carbon.2017.09.031
  • 2. The Characterization of Absorptive Nonlinearities
    Nikolaos Liaros, John T. Fourkas
    Laser & Photonics Reviews, 2017-08, (), pp.1700106
    doi: 10.1002/lpor.201700106
  • 3. Chirality-Selective Functionalization of Semiconducting Carbon Nanotubes with a Reactivity-Switchable Molecule
    Lyndsey R. Powell, Mijin Kim, YuHuang Wang
    Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2017-08, 139 (36), pp.12533-12540
    doi: 10.1021/jacs.7b05906
  • 4. Zeolite-loaded alginate-chitosan hydrogel beads as a topical hemostat
    Parinaz Fathi, Michael Sikorski, Katerina Christodoulides, Kristen Langan, Yoon Sun Choi, Michael Titcomb, Anjali Ghodasara, Omasiri Wonodi, Hemi Thaker, Mert Vural, Adam Behrens, Peter Kofinas
    Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials, 2017-08, (), pp.
    doi: 10.1002/jbm.b.33969
  • 5. Synthesis of circular and triangular gold nanorings with tunable optical properties
    Xiaoying Lin, Yi Liu, Meihua Lin, Qian Zhang, Zhihong Nie
    Chem. Commun., 2017-08, (), pp.
    doi: 10.1039/C7CC06024F

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The NanoCenter labs include the FabLab and AIM Lab. In addition to these resources, access to other shared equipment are located in partner labs accross campus to cover the gamut of research necessities.

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About the NanoCenter

The Maryland NanoCenter is the hub of a network of interdisciplinary researchers, faculty, labs, and organizations with the goal of advancing the knowledge and understanding of all things nano.

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