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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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Want to Use Our Facilities?

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

We strive to deliver high quality tools, advice and service to our entire research community. If you are interested in doing research in one of our labs, then click here for more information.

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.

This website is here for information on our efforts, encourage collaborations, and facilitate our current users. While you are here, you can use this website to:

Recent Publications

  • 1. Tobacco mosaic virus-templated hierarchical Ni/NiO with high electrochemical charge storage performances
    Sangwook Chu, Konstantinos Gerasopoulos, Reza Ghodssi
    Electrochimica Acta, 2016-12, 220 (), pp.184-192
    doi: 10.1016/j.electacta.2016.10.106
  • 2. A soft microfabricated capacitive sensor for high dynamic range strain sensing
    Hee-Sup Shin ; Alexi Charalambides ; Ivan Penskiy ; Sarah Bergbreiter
    2016 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems, 2016-12, (), pp.
    doi: 10.1109/IROS.2016.7759819
  • 3. Fabrication of a Miniature Paper-Based Electroosmotic Actuator
    Deepa Sritharan, Elisabeth Smela
    Polymers, 2016-11, 8 (11), pp.400
    doi: 10.3390/polym8110400

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