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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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4th Annual Clean Energy and Sustainability Extravaganza More»

Professor Salamanca-Riba receives $2M in Advanced Manufacturing Award More»

Scholarship Opportunity for Transfer Students More»


Upcoming Events

March 14, 2018 2:00 p.m.
Curriculum Vitae (CV) & Resume Writing for Ph.D. Students  More»

May 1, 2018 4:30 p.m.
Whiting-Turner Lecture: Kathy Warden, Northrop Grumman More»

Recent Publications

  • 1. Development of two-dimensional interdigitated center of pressure sensor
    Byungseok Yoo, Darryll J Pines
    Smart Materials and Structures, 2018-11, 26 (12), pp.125013
    doi: 10.1088/1361-665X/aa9427
  • 2. One-step solvent-free mechanochemical synthesis of metal iodate fine powders
    Haiyang Wang, Jeffery B. DeLisio, Tao Wu, Xizheng Wang, Michael R. Zachariah
    Powder Technology, 2018-10, 324 (), pp.62-68
    doi: 10.1016/j.powtec.2017.10.024
  • 3. Electrical characterization of ALD HfO2 high-k dielectrics on ( 2
    David I. Shahin, Marko J. Tadjer, Virginia D. Wheeler, Andrew D. Koehler, Travis J. Anderson, Charles R. Eddy, Aris Christou
    Applied Physics Letters, 2018-01, 112 (4), pp.042107
    doi: 10.1063/1.5006276
  • 4. Replication of biocompatible, nanotopographic surfaces
    Xiaoyu Sun, Matt J. Hourwitz, Eleni M. Baker, B. U. Sebastian Schmidt, Wolfgang Losert, John T. Fourkas
    Scientific Reports, 2018-01, 8 (1), pp.
    doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-19008-z
  • 5. Tree-Inspired Design for High-Efficiency Water Extraction
    Mingwei Zhu, Yiju Li, Guang Chen, Feng Jiang, Zhi Yang, Xiaoguang Luo, Yanbin Wang, Steven D. Lacey, Jiaqi Dai, Chengwei Wang, Chao Jia, Jiayu Wan, Yonggang Yao, Amy Gong, Bao Yang, Zongfu Yu, Siddhartha Das, Liangbing Hu
    Advanced Materials, 2018-01, 29 (44), pp.1704107
    doi: 10.1002/adma.201704107

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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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