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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

November 12, 2019 12:00 p.m.
Innovation Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony More»

November 15, 2019 1:00 p.m.
MSE Seminar Series: How today's energy transition defines tomorrow's R&D needs More»

November 19, 2019 11:00 a.m.
Mpact Lecture More»

Recent Publications

  • 1. High temperature shockwave stabilized single atoms
    Yonggang Yao, Zhennan Huang, Pengfei Xie, Lianping Wu, Lu Ma, Tangyuan Li, Zhenqian Pang, Miaolun Jiao, Zhiqiang Liang, Jinlong Gao, Yang He, Dylan Jacob Kline, Michael R. Zachariah, Chongmin Wang, Jun Lu, Tianpin Wu, Teng Li, Chao Wang, Reza Shahbazian-Yassar, Liangbing Hu
    Nature Nanotechnology, 2019-08, 14 (9), pp.851-857
    doi: 10.1038/s41565-019-0518-7
  • 2. Flexible Solid-State Electrolyte with Aligned Nanostructures Derived from Wood
    Jiaqi Dai, Kun Fu, Yunhui Gong, Jianwei Song, Chaoji Chen, Yonggang Yao, Glenn Pastel, Lei Zhang, Eric Wachsman, Liangbing Hu
    ACS Materials Letters, 2019-08, 1 (3), pp.354-361
    doi: 10.1021/acsmaterialslett.9b00189
  • 3. Anomalous spin–orbit torques in magnetic single-layer films
    Wenrui Wang, Tao Wang, Vivek P. Amin, Yang Wang, Anil Radhakrishnan, Angie Davidson, Shane R. Allen, T. J. Silva, Hendrik Ohldag, Davor Balzar, Barry L. Zink, Paul M. Haney, John Q. Xiao, David G. Cahill, Virginia O. Lorenz, Xin Fan
    Nature Nanotechnology, 2019-07, 14 (9), pp.819-824
    doi: 10.1038/s41565-019-0504-0
  • 4. 3D microfluidics via cyclic olefin polymer-based in situ direct laser writing
    Abdullah T. Alsharhan, Ruben Acevedo, Roseanne Warren, Ryan D. Sochol
    Lab on a Chip, 2019-07, 19 (17), pp.2799-2810
    doi: 10.1039/C9LC00542K
  • 5. Direct-Write Lithiation of Silicon Using a Focused Ion Beam of Li+
    William R. McGehee, Evgheni Strelcov, Vladimir P. Oleshko, Christopher Soles, Nikolai B. Zhitenev, Jabez J. McClelland
    ACS Nano, 2019-07, 13 (7), pp.8012-8022
    doi: 10.1021/acsnano.9b02766

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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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