Thomas Frost Receives Best Paper Award for Achieving a HQ QD Red Laser

Lasers emitting in the 600nm wavelength range have important applications in medicine, optical information processing, plastic fiber communication systems, optical storage, and full color laser displays and laser projectors. Red lasers, which stand at the upper end of the wavelength spectrum compared… .

Thomas Frost Receives Best Paper Award for Achieving a HQ QD Red Laser  Thomas Frost Receives Best Paper Award for Achieving a HQ QD Red Laser

MEEP: A flexible, free-software package for electromagnetic simulations by the FDTD method

The NNIN/C at the University of Michigan will be hosting a workshop on "A flexible, free-software package for electromagnetic simulations by the FDTD method". Click below to register to view this event broadcast. Event Information Topic: A flexible, free-software package for electromagnetic… .

MEEP: A flexible, free-software package for electromagnetic simulations by the FDTD method MEEP: A flexible, free-software package for electromagnetic simulations by the FDTD method

Thermal Vision: Graphene light detector first to span infrared spectrum

The first room-temperature light detector that can sense the full infrared spectrum has the potential to put heat vision technology into a contact lens. Unlike comparable mid- and far-infrared detectors currently on the market, the detector developed by University of Michigan engineering researchers… .

Thermal Vision: Graphene light detector first to span infrared spectrum Thermal Vision: Graphene light detector first to span infrared spectrum

Spring NanoCamp 2014

  Information for Confirmed Participants Lunch will be provided to all attendees.  Please continue to check this webpage for event updates. Dress Code: no contact lenses, long pants (no shorts, skirts), no open toe/open heel shoes. Address: Computer Science and Engineering Bob… .

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LNF Microfluidics Workshop – Thursday, March 6, 2014

The Lurie Nanofabrication Facility (LNF), in association with the Microfluidics Biomedical Sciences Training Program (MBSTP), will be hosting a workshop on microfluidics March 6th. The workshop will consist of classroom seminars, guest lectures, and hands-on experiences. While all talks are free, there… .

LNF Microfluidics Workshop – Thursday, March 6, 2014 LNF Microfluidics Workshop - Thursday, March 6, 2014

Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD): Fundamentals and Applications

February 27, 2014 at 3:00pm in Room EECS 1005.  Refreshments will be served. Abstract: Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) is a powerful nanofabrication technique capable of depositing highly-conformal coatings for a variety of applications.  ALD is based on a modified chemical vapor deposition (CVD)… .

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LNF/NNIN receives generous support for technician training

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LNF/NNIN receives generous support for technician training LNF/NNIN receives generous support for technician training

Sparse Adaptive Local Learning for Sensing and Analytics

New computer hardware based on the brain's approach to interpreting visual stimuli is being explored that will have the ability to process images and video 1,000 times faster with 10,000 times less power without the loss of accuracy. The computer chip utilizes networks of conventional transistors and… .

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Comsol Hands-on Workshop on MEMS Simulation

The NNIN at the University of Michigan will be hosting a free Workshop entitled " Comsol Hands-on Workshop on MEMS Simulation ". Click below to register for this event (We recommend that you bring your own laptop for this event and receive a free Comsol Trial License) Registrations are now… .

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Penny-Sized Vacuum System Could Help Detect Chemical Weapons

Researchers at the University of Michigan developed three different pumps in three different pressure categories. From lowest to highest pressure, the categories are microplasma Penning ion high vacuum, Knudsen mid vacuum, and high-frequency peristaltic rough vacuum pumps. Pictured above is a 24-stage… .

Penny-Sized Vacuum System Could Help Detect Chemical Weapons Penny-Sized Vacuum System Could Help Detect Chemical Weapons