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Richard Shafer - Laser Micromachining at GT-IEN

The Institute of Electronics and Nanotechnology (IEN) Laser Micro-machining Laboratory has been in operation since 2014. The mission of the laser micro-machining laboratory is to provide the…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on May 26th, 2020 2 plays 0  

Hang Chen - Photolithography at GT-IEN: An Overview of Processes and Equipment

Photolithography has always been the most important technique in microelectronics fabrication. It uses light to transfer a geometric pattern from a photomask (also called an optical mask) to a…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on May 18th, 2020 6 plays 0  

Gabe Kwong - Point-of-Care Diagnostics via DNA-Based Isothermal Amplification and Paper Test

The current SARS-CoV-2 pandemic has highlighted the importance for rapid testing to track and contain the outbreak of infectious diseases. Current tests rely on RT-qPCR which requires a thermocycler…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on May 14th, 2020 12 plays 0  

Devin K. Brown - Elionix ELS-G100 100 kV Electron Beam Lithography System - Enabling Nanotechnology

The Elionix ELS-G100 is a direct write electron beam lithography system that uses a 100 kV acceleration voltage and a 1.8 nm spot Gaussian beam to achieve nanometer scale resolution. The Elionix…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on May 11th, 2020 6 plays 0  

Philip Santangelo - RNA-based Drugs for Treating Influenza and SARS-CoV-2

RNA-based drugs for treating influenza and SARS-CoV-2 will be discussed. In particular, I’ll talk about why we make drugs based on synthetic mRNA and why RNA based drugs make sense for treating…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on May 7th, 2020 28 plays 0  

Aniruddh Sarkar - Microscale Tools for Biomarker Discovery and Electronic Point-of-Care Diagnostics for Infectious Diseases

Current worldwide challenges in scaling COVID19 diagnosis underscore the need for developing inexpensive point-of-care diagnostics for infectious diseases. The heterogeneity of the disease – a…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on May 5th, 2020 29 plays 0  

Soft Lithography Methods of Fabrication

Soft lithography (SL) refers to a family of techniques for fabricating or replicating structures using elastomeric stamps, molds, and conformable photomasks. Fabrication of microfluidic devices by SL…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on May 1st, 2020 8 plays 0  

Southeastern Nanotechnology Infrastructure Corridor (SENIC) - A Regional Research Resource

The Southeastern Nanotechnology Infrastructure Corridor (SENIC) is one of 16 members of the National Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure (NNCI), a network of academic user facilities serving…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on April 29th, 2020 6 plays 0  

Lisa Yaszek - A Brief History of Nanotechnology in Science Fiction

Physicist Richard Feynman is generally credited with formulating the concepts that seeded nanotechnology in his 1959 talk, “There’s Plenty of Room at the Bottom.” In this talk,…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on March 3rd, 2020 3 plays 0  

Juan-Pablo Correa-Baena - Understanding and Designing Interfaces and Defects in Perovskite Solar Cells

Perovskite solar cells promise to yield efficiencies beyond 30% by further improving the quality of the materials and devices. Electronic defect passivation, and suppression of detrimental…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on February 5th, 2020 36 plays 0  

Chandra Raman - Miniature atomic beams for integrated atomic quantum devices

Atomic sensors—devices that utilize individual atoms as the sensing mechanism—offer enormous prospects for high sensitivity, accuracy and immunity to environmental noise. This is because…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on January 15th, 2020 1 plays 0  

Benjamin Yang - Advancements in Photonics for Radio Frequency Electronics Systems

The application of photonics for the processing of radio frequency (RF) systems offer many potential advantages, such as low signal transport loss, large operating bandwidth, and potentially low…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on January 13th, 2020 0 plays 0  

Nga Lee (Sally) Ng - Atmospheric Organic Aerosols: Sources, Chemistry, and Health Impacts

Organic aerosols constitute a significant fraction of submicron fine particulate matter (PM) in the atmosphere. Secondary organic aerosols (SOA) formed from condensation of low-volatility species…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on December 6th, 2019 8 plays 0  

John Rogers - Semiconductor Nanomaterials for Transient Electronics

A remarkable feature of modern integrated circuit technology is its ability to operate in a stable fashion, with almost perfect reliability, without physical or chemical change. Recently developed…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 30th, 2019 47 plays 0  

Woon-Hong Yeo - Wireless, Stretchable Hybrid Electronics for Smart and Connected Physiological Monitoring

The goal of Dr. Yeo’s research is to understand fundamentals of soft materials, deformable mechanics, biological interface forces, andnanomanufacturing methods for development of stretchable…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 23rd, 2019 2 plays 0