NSL Lab Facilities
 
Cleamroom Facilities   
Fabrication Equipment   
Microscopy and Optical Charaterization Equipment  
  • AFM/SEM/MFM system, Digital Instruments
  • AFM/nanolithography system, Park Sci. Inst.
  • Nikon Optical Microscope (1,000x), with camera
  • Zeiss Microscope (800x), with camera
  • Nikon Stereo Microscope
  • Microzoom microscope (500x), 2 units
 
Electronics  
  • Wafer probe station, Sigmatone-6000
  • HP4145B Semiconductor Parameter Analyzer
  • HP8569B Spectrum Analyzer, 22 GHz
  • HP 4140B Picoammeter/DC Volt Source
  • HP Signal Generator, 5 units
  • HP Power Supply, 24 units
  • Digital Multimeters 5 units
  • Keithley-240, Voltage Source, 4 units
  • Keithley-261 Picoammeter Souce, 3 units
  • Keithley-485 Picoammeter, 4 units
  • Keithley-619 Electrometer, 2 units
  • Tektronix Curve Tracer, 576
  • Tektronix Oscilloscope, 7704
  • Tektronix Oscilloscope, 2235
  • Other Signal Generator, 3 units
  • Lock-in Amplifier, 6 units
  • SR Signal Generators, 3 units
 
Low Temperature Characterization Equipment 
  • 15 - 17 T Supercomputer Magnet System with a 1.2 - 300 K Temperature Insert, Oxford
  • Inst. He3 Refrigerators (0.3 - 300 K), Oxford Inst., Heliox
 
Nanomagnetics Equipment 
  • Magnetic Force Microscopes (Atmosphere and Vacuum) with Custom Built Magnets
  • Vibrating Sample Magnetometer
  • Magnetooptic Kerr-Effect Microscopes
 
Optoelectronics Characterization Equipment  
  • Agilent 8164A Lightwave Measurement System (1456 nm - 1584 nm)
  • HP 86142A Optical Spectrum Analyzer (1200 nm - 1700 nm)
  • Melles Griot Nanotrak 17MNA001 Waveguide Alignment System (20nm resolution)
  • ElectroPhysics 7290A Infrared CCD camera
  • SPEX 750M Monochrometer Wavelength (700 - 10,000 nm)
  • Tunable Femtosecond Ti-Sapphire Laser, Coherent Mira 900F Pumped by an Argon Ion Laser, Coherent-308
  • BBO Frequency Doubler,
  • Spectra Physics Series 3000 YAG Laser (100 ps Pulse)
  • Spectra Physics Series 3690 Pulse Compressor (5 ps Pulse)
  • Autocorrelator, 50 fs, Femtochrome Coherent-103
  • Terahertz Electrooptical Sampling System
  • Optical Tables, 4 units
  • Various Optical Mounts, Precision Positioners, Lenses, Polarizers, Waveplates and Beam Splitters
  • Optical Powermeters, 3 units
  • LN Cooled Ge Photodetectors
  • Photomultipliers with Electrothermal Coolers
  • High Voltage Power Supplies
  • Optical Modulators and Isolators, and etc.
Computers and Accessories 
  • SUN Workstations, 2 units
  • Mac's, 5 units
  • PC's, 6 units
  • Laser Printers, 4 units
  • Textronics Color Printer, Phaser 440, 1 unit
 
Miscellaneous 
  • Wire Bonders
  • Vacuum Stations
  • Electroplating System (Computer Automated for Multilayers)
  • Lap machines, 3 units