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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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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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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.

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Upcoming Events

Jan 24 - Jan 31

Materials, Manufacturing, and Metrology:  Keys to Developing The Future of Wide Bandgap Electronic Devices

Materials, Manufacturing, and Metrology: Keys to Developing The Future of Wide Bandgap Electronic Devices

Samuel Graham, Professor and Chair, Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology

Join from a PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone or Android device: Please click this URL to join. https://illinois.zoom.us/j/87139074568?pwd=T2pRSEdwMXF5OGpNbklXWGpuOTNTUT09 Passcode: 816163

Unexpected role of steroid hormones in reproduction, aging, and bioelectricity

Unexpected role of steroid hormones in reproduction, aging, and bioelectricity

IGB Pioneers Seminar Polina Lishko, PhD University of California, Berkeley; Associate Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology "Unexpected role of steroid hormones in reproduction, aging, and bioelectricity"

Polina Lishko, PhD; University of California, Berkeley; Associate Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology

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I-MRSEC Seminar - Controlling spins in 2D

I-MRSEC Seminar - "Controlling spins in 2D"

Kin Fai Mak - Cornell University

Prelim Examination: Hadi Asgharimoghaddam

Prelim Examination: Hadi Asgharimoghaddam

Prelim Examination: Hadi Asgharimoghaddam, January 27, 2021 @ 8:00 AM, Online, Exam Topic: Efficient memory access in modern accelerators

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Prelim Examination: John Carlson

Prelim Examination: John Carlson

Prelim Examination: John Carlson, January 27, 2021 @ 3:00 PM, Online, Exam Topic: Heterogenous Integration and Characterization of III-V Materials on Silicon for Active and Passive Photonic Device Arrays

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Digital Payments: A Conversation with Visa's Manny Trillo

Digital Payments: A Conversation with Visa's Manny Trillo

Join one of Visa's seasoned technology leaders as he discusses his journey at Visa and innovations in the payments space.

https://www.wayup.com/i-Internet-j-Digital-Payments-A-Conversation-with-Manny-Trillo-Visa-9940974246544/

Final Examination: Jinhong Kim

Final Examination: Jinhong Kim

Final Examination: Jinhong Kim, January 29, 2021 @ 3:00 PM, Online, Exam Topic: Microplasma-Driven, Atomic Layer Deposition of Oxide Material at 300 K for Flexible Device Application

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