Holonyak Micro & Nanotechnology Lab: The hub for semiconductor research and training in the Grainger College of Engineering
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.
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 Labs
Offers a variety of ultra-high-speed optical and electrical measurement and test equipment.
Contains crystal growth capabilities and semiconductor fabrication tools.
Allows interdisciplinary biological and micro and nanotechnology research experiments to be carried out simultaneously—all under the same roof.
How To Use HMNTL Facilities
Reserve space in the seminar room or atrium for an event.
SCHEDULE TOOL USE
Find and schedule times to use the labs.
LAB SAFETY TRAINING
Sign up for safety training from the Division of Research Safety.
RATES & FEES
Review rates and fees for each lab.
2030 STRATEGIC PLAN
Looking into the 10-year horizon, we envision that HMNTL, building on a legendary cross-disciplinary legacy, can become a national and world leader in several emerging research areas with the highest societal and technological impact.
The major research thrusts are envisioned in high-speed electronics, photonics, quantum technologies, nanoscale low-power computing devices, power electronics, translational biotechnologies and neurotechnologies.
Dec 2, 2022 - Dec 9, 2022
Prelim Examination: Zhengchang Kou, December 2, 2022 @ 3:00 PM, Zoom, Exam Topic: Optimizing hardware integration for ultrafast imaging and communications using ultrasound
Daniel Bolnick, PhD University of Connecticut; Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology "An Evolutionary Pyrrhic Victory: Sticklebacks' Gain and Loss of a Costly Immune Response to Tapeworm Infection"
Daniel Bolnick, PhD, University of Connecticut; Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
612 Conference Center Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology
Heidi Imker, PhD Director, Research Data Service (RDS) Elaine & Allen Avner Associate Professor in Interdisciplinary Research, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign "What To Expect From NIH’s New Data Management and Sharing Policy"
Heidi Imker, PhD; Director, Research Data Service (RDS); Elaine & Allen Avner Associate Professor in Interdisciplinary Research, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Professor Lian Shen, Department of Mechanical Engineering and St. Anthony Falls Laboratory
4100 Sidney Lu Mechanical Engineering Building
Prelim Examination: Surya Bakshi, December 7, 2022 @ 1:00 PM, CSL 141, Exam Topic: Formalizing Smart-Contract Based Blockchain Protocols
Prelim Examination: Hongyu Shen, December 8, 2022 @ 10:00 AM, Online, Exam Topic: On Deep Learning Modeling for Gravitational Wave Analysis and Differential Metabolite Identification
Prelim Examination: Yanyu Xiong, December 8, 2022 @ 2:30 PM, TBA, Exam Topic: Photonics Crystal Enhanced Fluorescence