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March for Science

The March for Science will take place on Earth Day, April 22, 2017 in Washington, DC.

The Maryland NanoCenter will facilitate UMD participation in the march.

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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 25, 2017 9:00 a.m.
Engineering Sustainability Day More»

Recent Publications

  • 1. Direct Observation of Enhanced Water and Carbon Dioxide Reactivity on Multivalent Metal Oxides and Their Composites
    Yi-Lin Huang, Christopher Pellegrinelli, Aaron Geller, Sz-Chian Liou, Angelique Jacqueline Jarry, Luning Wang, Yi Yu, Hendrik Bluhm, Ethan Crumlin, Karen Gaskel, Bryan W Eichhorn, Eric Wachsman
    Energy Environ. Sci., 2017-03, (), pp.
    doi: 10.1039/C7EE00363C
  • 2. Reprogrammable ultra-fast shape-transformation of macroporous composited hydrogel sheets
    Hongyu Guo, Jian Cheng, Jianying Wang, Peng Huang, Yijing Liu, Zheng Jia, Chen Shawn, Kunyan Sui, Teng Li, Zhihong Nie
    J. Mater. Chem. B, 2017-03, (), pp.
    doi: 10.1039/C6TB02198K
  • 3. A carbon-based 3D current collector with surface protection for Li metal anode
    Ying Zhang, Boyang Liu, Emily Hitz, Wei Luo, Yonggang Yao, Yiju Li, Jiaqi Dai, Chaoji Chen, Yanbin Wang, Chunpeng Yang, Hongbian Li, Liangbing Hu
    Nano Research, 2017-03, (), pp.
    doi: 10.1007/s12274-017-1461-2
  • 4. High saturation intensity in InAs/GaAs quantum dot solar cells and impact on the realization of the intermediate band concept at room-temperature
    Tian Li, Mario Dagenais
    Applied Physics Letters, 2017-02, 110 (6), pp.061107
    doi: 10.1063/1.4975478
  • 5. Oxygen vacancy-induced magnetic moment in edge-sharing CuO2 chains of Li2CuO2−δ
    G J Shu, J C Tian, C K Lin, M Hayashi, S C Liou, W T Chen, Deniz P Wong, H L Liou, F C Chou
    New Journal of Physics, 2017-02, 19 (2), pp.023026
    doi: 10.1088/1367-2630/aa5af2

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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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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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