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Power Device and Thermal Metrology

The Power Devices and Thermal Metrology Project develops electrical and thermal measurement methods and equipment to support development and … more

High-throughput (Combinatorial) "Foundry" for Inorganic Materials: "Data on Demand"

We develop combinatorial measurement methods and metrologies for the rapid generation of comprehensive and consistent datasets. Manufacturers of … more

Smart Grid Program

The objective of the Smart Grid Program is to develop and deploy advances in measurement science to enable integration of interoperable and secure … more

Nanotribology for Nanomanufacturing

Tribology is the science and technology of interacting surfaces in relative motion and includes studies of friction, adhesion, lubrication, and … more

Optoelectrical Characterization of Nanostructured Photovoltaic Materials and Devices

Photovoltaics technology is usually categorized into three generations: 1) devices based on polysilicon; 2) devices based on thin-film direct … more

Measurements and Standards for Thermoelectric Materials

Our goal is to develop standard reference materials (SRMs), measurement methodologies, and comprehensive data sets (Seebeck coefficient, … more

Instruments
Electronic Nanodevices Laboratory

We are developing measurement and fabrication capabilities for nanoscale characterization of electronic nanodevices relevant to energy transport, … more

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