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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.

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A person conducts research in an HMNTL cleanroom.
Cleanroom Labs

Contains crystal growth capabilities and semiconductor fabrication tools.

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BioNanotechnology Laboratory

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

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How To Use HMNTL Facilities

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

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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.

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Director Search

The Grainger College of Engineering at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign seeks a new Director for the Holonyak Micro & Nanotechnology Laboratory who possesses broad intellectual insights, top-tier scholarly credentials, and the leadership and managerial capacity to actualize a bold vision for its future. 

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Upcoming Events

Jun 26, 2022 - Jul 3, 2022

Final Examination: Amish Goel

Final Examination: Amish Goel

Final Examination: Amish Goel, June 27, 2022 @ 9:30 AM, ECEB 2015, Exam Topic: Locally optimal decision rules and randomization techniques for detecting universal adversarial perturbation based attacks against image classifiers

ECEB 2015

Final Examination: Bowen Cheng

Final Examination: Bowen Cheng

Final Examination: Bowen Cheng, June 27, 2022 @ 5:00 PM, Online, Exam Topic: From Pixels to Regions: Toward Universal Image Segmentation

Final Examination: Yuan Ting Hu

Final Examination: Yuan Ting Hu

Final Examination: Yuan Ting Hu, June 28, 2022 @ 10:00 AM, Online, Exam Topic: Towards Holistic Scene Understanding from Monocular Video

Final Examination: Moitreya Chatterjee

Final Examination: Moitreya Chatterjee

Final Examination: Moitreya Chatterjee, June 29, 2022 @ 8:30 AM, https://illinois.zoom.us/j/88237874318?pwd=TEg2TlNVaWxWaVU0ZytMQVFYVU1Zdz09, Exam Topic: Efficient Audio-Visual Representations for Synthesis and Reasoning Tasks

https://illinois.zoom.us/j/88237874318?pwd=TEg2TlNVaWxWaVU0ZytMQVFYVU1Zdz09

Final Examination: Siddhartha Nigam

Final Examination: Siddhartha Nigam

Final Examination: Siddhartha Nigam, July 1, 2022 @ 1:00 PM, Zoom, Exam Topic: Verification and Validation of Microgrid Control Architectures on a Controller Hardware in the Loop Testbed

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