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COVID-19 : NanoCenter Operations Information

Please read our updates to our operations in FabLab, AIM Lab, and partner labs.

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Hot Papers Issue 2

The latest issue of Hot Papers is out now!

Check out the latest publications featuring work done using our AIM Lab's Electron Microscopes.

Hot Papers Issue 2: Electron Microscopy

New NanoCenter Director

We are pleased to announce that Prof. Sang Bok Lee has been selected to serve as the next director of the University of Maryland NanoCenter (which includes the FabLab and AIMLab). Prof. Lee's 5-year term will begin on July 1, 2018.

Prof. Lee will be replacing Gary Rubloff, who has led the NanoCenter since its inception in 2004.

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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

April 2, 2020 9:00 a.m.
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April 21, 2020 9:30 a.m.
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April 24, 2020 1:00 p.m.
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Recent Publications

  • 1. Scalable Dry Processing of Binder-Free Lithium-Ion Battery Electrodes Enabled by Holey Graphene
    Dylan J. Kirsch, Steven D. Lacey, Yudi Kuang, Glenn Pastel, Hua Xie, John W. Connell, Yi Lin, Liangbing Hu
    ACS Applied Energy Materials, 2020-04, 2 (5), pp.2990-2997
    doi: 10.1021/acsaem.9b00066
  • 2. Li-Containing Organic Thin Film – Structure of Lithium Propane Dioxide via Molecular Layer Deposition
    Haotian Wang, Keith E Gregorczyk, Sang Bok Lee, Gary W. Rubloff, Chuan-Fu Lin
    The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2020-02, (), pp.
    doi: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.9b11868
  • 3. Combustion of 3D printed 90 wt% loading reinforced nanothermite
    Jinpeng Shen, Haiyang Wang, Dylan J. Kline, Yong Yang, Xizheng Wang, Miles Rehwoldt, Tao Wu, Scott Holdren, Michael R. Zachariah
    Combustion and Flame, 2020-02, 215 (), pp.86-92
    doi: 10.1016/j.combustflame.2020.01.021
  • 4. New Concepts in Electrolytes
    Matthew Li, Chunsheng Wang, Zhongwei Chen, Kang Xu, Jun Lu
    Chemical Reviews, 2020-02, (), pp.
    doi: 10.1021/acs.chemrev.9b00531
  • 5. A High-Performance, Scalable Wood-based Filtration Device with a Reversed-Tree Design
    Shuaiming He, Chaoji Chen, Guang Chen, Fengjuan Chen, Jiaqi Dai, Jianwei Song, Feng Jiang, Chao Jia, Hua Xie, Yonggang Yao, Emily Hitz, Gegu Chen, Ruiyu Mi, Miaolun Jiao, Siddhartha Das, Liangbing Hu
    Chemistry of Materials, 2020-02, (), pp.
    doi: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.9b04516

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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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