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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

June 26, 2017
EIA Energy Conference More»

June 27, 2017 8:00 a.m.
Machine Learning for Materials Research More»

July 6, 2017 10:00 a.m.
Curriculum Vitae & Resume Writing for Ph.D. Students  More»

Recent Publications

  • 1. Supramolecular hydrogels for environmental remediation: G4-quartet gels that selectively absorb anionic dyes from water
    Taylor N. Plank, Luke P. Skala, Jeffery T. Davis
    Chem. Commun., 2017-05, (), pp.
    doi: 10.1039/C7CC03118A
  • 2. Quantum Dot
    Okhil K. Nag, Michael H. Stewart, Jeffrey R. Deschamps, Kimihiro Susumu, Eunkeu Oh, Vassiliy Tystsarev, Qinggong Tang, Alexander L. Efros, Roman Vaxenburg, Bryan J. Black, YungChia Chen, Thomas J. O
    ACS Nano, 2017-05, (), pp.
    doi: 10.1021/acsnano.7b00954
  • 3. Garnet Solid Electrolyte Protected Li-Metal Batteries
    Boyang Liu, Yunhui Gong, Kun Fu, Xiaogang Han, Yonggang Yao, Glenn Pastel, Chunpeng Yang, Hua Xie, Eric D Wachsman, Liangbing Hu
    ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2017-05, (), pp.
    doi: 10.1021/acsami.7b03887
  • 4. Three-Dimensional Bilayer Garnet Solid Electrolyte Based High Energy Density Lithium Metal-Sulfur Batteries
    Kun Fu, Yunhui Gong, Yiju Li, Shaomao Xu, Yang Wen, Lei Zhang, Chengwei Wang, Glenn Pastel, Jiaqi Dai, Boyang Liu, Hua Xie, Yonggang yao, Eric Wachsman, Liangbing Hu
    Energy Environ. Sci., 2017-05, (), pp.
    doi: 10.1039/C7EE01004D
  • 5. Teaching an Old Material New Tricks: Easy and Inexpensive Focused Ion Beam (FIB) Sample Protection Using Conductive Polymers
    Joshua A. Taillon, Valery Ray, Lourdes G. Salamanca-Riba
    Microscopy and Microanalysis, 2017-05, (), pp.1-6
    doi: 10.1017/S143192761700054X

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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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