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Serving the University Community

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A key mission of URnano is to provide University of Rochester faculty and researchers with access to nanofabrication tools, and to train current and future generations of technologists.

For faculty and researchers we offer:

  • State-of-the-art cleanroom, metrology room, and equipment to encourage interdisciplinary research and educational opportunities among the University’s engineering, science, and medicine departments
  • Adjusted user fees
  • Training and support

Trained and qualified users will find that URnano not only offers a unique set of tools for lithography, deposition, etch, and characterization, but is dedicated to maintaining and calibrating those tools to maximize uptime. Special emphasis is given to understanding the fundamental properties of nanomaterials and nanostructures.

For students we offer:

  • Classes
  • Senior projects
  • Employment opportunities

For more information see our access and fees page.

Serving Corporate, Non-University Users

Researchers working in a lab.

Whether you are a part of a business who cannot afford a nanofabrication or a part of another institution that doesn’t have access to nanofabrication equipment, URnano can help you by providing access to its state-of-the-art nanofabrication cleanroom and metrology facilities and specialized equipment.

Trained and qualified users will find that URnano not only offers a unique set of tools for lithography, deposition, etch, and characterization, but is dedicated to maintaining and calibrating those tools to maximize uptime. Special emphasis is given to understanding the fundamental properties of nanomaterials and nanostructures.

For more information see our access and fees page.