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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

January 18, 2018 9:30 a.m.
AIM Lab TEM Winter Short Course More»

January 25, 2018 9:30 a.m.
AIM Lab FIB Winter Short Course More»

Recent Publications

  • 1. Reducing Mg Anode Overpotential via Ion Conductive Surface Layer Formation by Iodine Additive
    Xiaogang Li, Tao Gao, Fudong Han, Zhaohui Ma, Xiulin Fan, Singyuk Hou, Nico Eidson, Weishan Li, Chunsheng Wang
    Advanced Energy Materials, 2017-10, (), pp.1701728
    doi: 10.1002/aenm.201701728
  • 2. Stability of the oxygen vacancy induced conductivity in BaSnO3 thin films on SrTiO3
    H. M. Iftekhar Jaim, Seunghun Lee, Xiaohang Zhang, Ichiro Takeuchi
    Applied Physics Letters, 2017-10, 111 (17), pp.172102
    doi: 10.1063/1.4996548
  • 3. Highly Reversible Conversion-type FeOF Composite Electrode with Extended Lithium Insertion by ALD LiPON protection
    Chuan-Fu Lin, Xiulin Fan, Alexander Pearse, Sz-Chian Liou, Keith Gregorczyk, Michal Leskes, Chunsheng Wang, Sang Bok Lee, Gary W. Rubloff, Malachi Noked
    Chemistry of Materials, 2017-09, (), pp.
    doi: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.7b03058
  • 4. Plasmonic Wood for High-Efficiency Solar Steam Generation
    Mingwei Zhu, Yiju Li, Fengjuan Chen, Xueyi Zhu, Jiaqi Dai, Yongfeng Li, Zhi Yang, Xuejun Yan, Jianwei Song, Yanbin Wang, Emily Hitz, Wei Luo, Minhui Lu, Bao Yang, Liangbing Hu
    Advanced Energy Materials, 2017-09, (), pp.1701028
    doi: 10.1002/aenm.201701028
  • 5. Suppressing Nanoparticle-Mononuclear Phagocyte System Interactions of Two-Dimensional Gold Nanorings for Improved Tumor Accumulation and Photothermal Ablation of Tumors
    Yijing Liu, Zhantong Wang, Yi Liu, Guizhi Zhu, Orit Jacobson, Xiao Fu, Ruiliang Bai, Xiaoying Lin, Nan Lu, Xiangyu Yang, Wenpei Fan, Jibin Song, Zhe Wang, Guocan Yu, Fuwu Zhang, Heather Kalish, Gang Niu, Zhihong Nie, Xiaoyuan Chen
    ACS Nano, 2017-09, (), pp.
    doi: 10.1021/acsnano.7b05908

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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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