General Information

Welcome to the University of Alberta Nanofabrication and Characterization Facility (nanoFAB) . This section of our website is useful for those looking for generic information about our facility, such as our physical locationhistory, staff contacts as well as steps necessary to gain facility access.


In this section

  • Who we are
    The nanoFAB is an open access micro and nano fabrication research facility. Our mission is to provide the equipment, infrastructure and expertise necessary for our user community to achieve their research goals.
  • History
    The nanoFAB originates from a long history of diligent and dedicated research efforts from a diverse group of professors. Learn more about the origins of the facility and the growth over the past decade which has brought it to todays state.
  • Getting Here
  • Sponsors
    The nanoFAB would not exist without the continued support of a number of groups. We would like to say a special thank you to the following organizations:
  • Staff Directory
    The nanoFAB staff are here to act as resources to assist you in your project needs while working in the facility. Our team of dedicated staff leverage years of research & industry experience to help find creative solutions to your most demanding problems.