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NANOTECH follows all University protocals. Proof of COVID vaccination required. If exposed a week quarantine and negative test is requested before returning to the lab.

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Welcomes you to our NANOTECH Center

NANOTECH is a Shared Instrumentation Facility of the Wake Forest University research community. Its core mission is to provide access to nationally competitive capabilities in:


1. Nanomaterials synthesis and processing,

2. High resolution electron imaging and analytical characterization - HRTEM/STEM, STM/AFM, CTEM, ATEM, XPS, Auger

3. Cleanroom  fabrication - class 1000, ISO 6 - with sub-micron optical lithography, and organic device fab.,

4. Standardized fast optical characterization.


NANOTECH also offers an extensive curriculum in the nano-sciences together with several outreach programs.    

NANOTECH occupies a dedicated building located at 501 Deacon Blvd, in Winston-Salem NC., adjacent to the Reynolda Campus of WFU. It is open to all faculty, staff and students of WFU / Atrium-WFBMC.

Dr. David Carroll - Director

Nanotech Seminar


Cleanroom etiquette and procedures


presented by Prof. David Carroll

Date: September 2, 2022

Time: 1100 - 1200

RM: NANOTECH Conference RM


Gamma ray scintillators, quantum computers, artificial organs, time crystals, lighting devices, thermal-solar collectors, and more. NANOTECH users represent a broad variety of nano-inspired sciences from across the WFU campuses. The cross-pollination of these fields gives NANOTECH its unique atmosphere of excitement and discovery...

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501 Deacon Blvd.

Winston Salem NC 27105

ph: 336 727 1804


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