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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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Selected Publications from NanoCenter's AIM Lab and FabLab More»

Maryland Engineers Graham, Nau, Zhao elected Fellows of AAAS More»

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Recent Publications

  • 1. Synthesizing Carbon-Supported, High-Loading, Ultra-Small Pt3Ni Nanoparticles via Tuning the Surface Electrostatic Effect
    Shuke Li, Hua Xie, Qi Dong, Shuangshuang Jing, Tangyuan Li, Lin Xu, Liangbing Hu
    Small Structures, 2022-11, (), pp.2200176
    doi: 10.1002/sstr.202200176
  • 2. Capsules with bacteria and fungi in distinct compartments: A platform for studying microbes from different kingdoms and their cross-communication
    Rajesh P. Shastry, So Hyun Ahn, Amy J. Karlsson, William E. Bentley, Srinivasa R. Raghavan
    PLOS ONE, 2022-11, 17 (11), pp.e0277132
    doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0277132
  • 3. van der Waals SWCNT@BN Heterostructures Synthesized from Solution-Processed Chirality-Pure Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes
    Chiyu Zhang, Jacob Fortner, Peng Wang, Jeffrey A. Fagan, Shuhui Wang, Ming Liu, Shigeo Maruyama, YuHuang Wang
    ACS Nano, 2022-11, 16 (11), pp.18630-18636
    doi: 10.1021/acsnano.2c07128
  • 4. Ultrahigh-temperature melt printing of multi-principal element alloys
    Xizheng Wang, Yunhao Zhao, Gang Chen, Xinpeng Zhao, Chuan Liu, Soumya Sridar, Luis Fernando Ladinos Pizano, Shuke Li, Alexandra H. Brozena, Miao Guo, Hanlei Zhang, Yuankang Wang, Wei Xiong, Liangbing Hu
    Nature Communications, 2022-11, 13 (1), pp.
    doi: 10.1038/s41467-022-34471-7
  • 5. Neural network in food analytics
    Peihua Ma, Zhikun Zhang, Xiaoxue Jia, Xiaoke Peng, Zhi Zhang, Kevin Tarwa, Cheng-I Wei, Fuguo Liu, Qin Wang
    Critical Reviews in Food Science and Nutrition, 2022-11, (), pp.1-19
    doi: 10.1080/10408398.2022.2139217

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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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