Institute of Nanotechnology and Applied Sciences - Research facility affiliated
with the University at Albany engaged in a variety of nanoscience fields, including
MEMS. Pictures and facility descriptions, news, events, staff profiles, bibliography.
- Alberta University - Department of Physics, Centre
for Nanoscale Physics: ultrafast microscopy, ultrafast spectroscopy, nanocrystals
and ion implantation, modelling of dynamics at solid surfaces, superconductivity,
phase transitions and biophysics.
Instrumentation Facility - North carolina state university, providing studies
in instruments electron & scanned probe microscopy.
- Australian National University - Nanotube group:
producing boron nitride and carbon nanotubes using a new relatively low temperature
University - Nanoscale Physics Research Laboratory: surface modification,
cluster physics, sensors, scanning probe microscopy, nano-optics, and thin films.
- California University - Department of Physics:
Condensed Matter Physics: Zettl Research Group: research into the electronic,
magnetic, and structural properties of novel materials, including nanostructures
such as telescoping nanotube bearings. (Berkeley)
- Cambridge University - Department of Engineering:
Nanoscale Science Laboratory: nanotubes, nanomagnetics, nanowires, spin dependent
transport, nanotribology, sensors, scanning probe microscopy, electron beam lithography,
and an introduction to nanotechnology.
- Cranfield University - Nanotechnology Group, Advanced
Materials Department: Research, facilities and courses, including the MSc in Microsystems
and Nanotechnology, the first nanotechnology degree course in Europe.
Georgia Tech - Center for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology.
Nanostructure synthesis, sensors, MEMS, photonic crystals, microscopy, nano-lithography.
- Illinois University - The Beckman Institute for
Advanced Science and Technology: molecular and electronic nanostructures; computational
electronics; scanning tunneling microscopy, including lithography and fabrication;
semiconductor nanostructures and photonics; synthesizing and characterizing new
- Imperial College - Undertakes programme of one-year
interdisciplinary nanomaterials research masters course. Provides funds as well.
- Laboratory for Thin Films Physics - Studies size
effects in phase transitions, structure and surface phenomena in condensed films
of various materials. Includes research interests, people, publications, photo
gallery and links.
upon Tyne University - Centre for Nanoscale Science & Technology: multidisciplinary
research centre linking scientists, engineers, medical researchers, and clinicians
developing micro and nanodevices and technologies for applications in biology,
biotechnology and medicine.
University - Transportation Center: nanotechnology as applied to the transportation
- Northwestern University - Nanoscience and Technology
Lab: synthesis and properties of carbon and boron nitride nanotubes and nanofibers,
fullerenes, and how materials synthesis at the sub-micron scale can impact the
- Nottingham University - Nanoscience Group: "bottom
up" approaches to nanotechnology, scanning probe microscopes, properties of fullerenes
- Purdue University - Nanoscale Physics: research
into nanotubes, nanoclusters, molecular wires, break junctions, scanning probe
microscopy (STM and AFM), and field-ion microscopy.
- Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute - Advanced Materials
& Nanotechnology Research
- Royal Holloway, University of London - Consists
of five academic staff specialising in aspects of the fabrication and measurement
of nanostructures. Includes people, jobs, facilities and postgraduate courses.
- Texas University - Malcolm Brown's Nanopage: ongoing
research in the structure and synthesis of nanostructures and high resolution
transmission electron microscopy and specialized light microscopy.
Washington University - Center for study and research
in nanotechnology, offering cross disipline graduate courses in the field.
- Washington University (DURINT) - Defense University
Research Initiative on Nanotechnology Project - use combinatorial biology techniques
to select surface-specific polypeptides, and then use these Genetically Engineered
Proteins for Inorganics (GEPIs) for assembling functional nanostructures for optical
and electronic applications.
- W├╝rzburg University (Germany) - Experimental
Physics II: development and modification of nanostructured materials such as aerogels,
nanostructured foams, carbon nanofibers and composites for different fields of
applications mainly in energy storage, energy conversion and thermal insulation