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Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology

The NanoFab provides researchers with rapid access to state-of-the-art, commercial nanoscale measurement and fabrication tools and methods, along with associated technical expertise, at economical hourly rates. It is well equipped to process and characterize a wide range of nanoscale materials, structures, and devices.

NanoFab Welcome

In the NanoFab, you can use our extensive commercial, state-of-the-art tool set at economical hourly rates, and get help from a dedicated, full-time technical support staff.

  • Access a comprehensive tool set, including advanced capabilities for lithography, thin-film deposition, and nanostructure characterization
  • Benefit from reliable, reproducible processes maintained by a professional staff
  • Make use of fabrication and characterization services provided by our expert staff
  • The CNST NanoFab is open Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Out of hours access is available by request with two or more users. At least one federal employee with 24 hour campus access is required.
The CNST NanoFab: Through the Users’ Eyes
The CNST NanoFab: Through the Users’ Eyes


NanoFab Manager