skip to main content

Home

Holonyak Micro & Nanotechnology Lab: A jewel in The Grainger College of Engineering crown.

One of the largest university-based facilities working at the intersection of biology and engineering.

15 Cleanrooms, 46 General Purpose Labs, and a Large Biosafety Level-2 Complex all under one roof.

HMNTL is one of the country's largest and most sophisticated university facilities for conducting photonics, microelectronics, biotechnology, and nanotechnology research. Our 15 class 100 and 1000 cleanrooms, 46 general purpose labs, and 2,500 square foot biosafety level-2 bionanotechnology complex contain all the tools researchers need to conduct their work.

Device characterization lab (image of microscope)
Device Characterization Labs

Offers a variety of ultra-high-speed optical and electrical measurement and test equipment.

Start Here

Cleanroom photo
Cleanroom Labs

Contains crystal growth capabilities and semiconductor fabrication tools.

Start Here

BioNanotechnology Lab Photo
BioNanotechnology Laboratory

Allows interdisciplinary biological and micro and nanotechnology research experiments to be carried out simultaneously—all under the same roof.

Start Here

How To Use HMNTL Facilities

RESERVE ATRIUM/SEMINAR
Reserve space in the seminar room or atrium for an event.

Reserve now

SCHEDULE TOOL USE
Find and schedule times to use the labs.

Schedule Tool Use

LAB SAFETY TRAINING
Sign up for safety training from the Division of Research Safety.

Safety Training

RATES & FEES
Review rates and fees for each lab.

Review Rates

COVID-19

All University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign visits have been suspended indefinitely in response to proactive policies instituted by our university to protect the health and welfare of all participants and attendees amid the global COVID-19 pandemic. All cleanroom new user training is canceled until further notice as well.

Get the latest updates

Upcoming Events

Nov 23 - Nov 30

Prelim Examination: Bowen Cheng

Prelim Examination: Bowen Cheng

Prelim Examination: Bowen Cheng, November 30, 2020 @ 11:00 AM, Online, Exam Topic: Beyond Bounding Boxes: Instance Segmentation with High-Quality Segmentation Masks

Online