News

September 29, 2017

New free online course teaches anyone how to make and examine materials on a molecular scale.

August 21, 2017

Students make amazing things on a minuscule scale through a special SMIF program for Duke undergraduate students.

November 10, 2016

The MicroArrayer is a non-contact printer that spots arrays of picoliter scale drops onto a variety of substrates.

September 28, 2016

A bell jar thermal evaporator is now available in the Sample Prep lab.  This evaporator has components and materials for carbon evaporation, but can also be used to evaporate other materials (supplied by the user).  For more information, click here.

September 26, 2016

A Kurt Lesker ALD-150X Plasma Enhanced Atomic Layer Deposition (PE-ALD) system is now on-line. Films available by request are Al2O3, HFO2, ZrO2, HFZrO2, and TiN (coming soon). For more information and to request ALD processing, click here.