Nanoscribe Demo Review


Demonstration of Nanoscribe Photonic Professional GT 2-photon polymerization 3D printer

Advanced Microscopy for Aqueous and Insulating Materials


Freeze drying and Variable Pressure SEM/EDX.

Fabrication and characterization services


Leveraging more than $84M in tools and infrastructure, the nanoFAB is pleased to offer nanofabrication and characterization processes on a fee-for-service basis.  From single-specimen materials characterization to prototyping and low-volume production, our staff is dedicated to providing the engineering support required to meet your processing needs.  For more information, or to request nanofabrication/characterization services, please fill out our contact form.

Large Area Characterization Techniques.


Although advanced microscopy techniques are achieving very high spatial resolution (i.e. sub-nm), there has been great demand for fast and reliable nanoscopic analysis of large-area samples. Several characterization tools at the nanoFAB, which are equipped with large-area imaging/mapping capacities for both morphological and compositional analysis, have been successfully commissioned and are ready for general user […]

Video – UAlberta nanoFAB


An open access national research and development (R&D) centre, the nanoFAB supports academic and industry micro- and nanotechnology applications. With the R&D infrastructure and expertise required to help drive diversification and innovation, the nanoFAB is also helping train tomorrow’s workforce and helping the transition to a knowledge economy. Located at the University of Alberta, the nanoFAB is the largest centre of its kind in Western Canada, and one of only 3 dedicated nanotechnology centres in Canada.

NAIT Nanotechnology Sessional Instructor Opportunity


The NAIT Nanotechnology Systems Program has a few sessional instructor opportunities available for this fall term. Details of the classes: Lecture component of NANO2320 – Synthesis and Application of Nanomaterials (see attached Course Outline) Teaching Schedule: Tue 3-4, Thu 1-2, Fri 9-10 at NAIT Main Campus, total of 3 hours of in class time per […]

Career Opportunity – Norcada


The nanoFAB is pleased to share the following career opportunity on behalf of Norcada Inc. Please see the following for more information. MEMS Production Engineer Aug 2018

Career Opportunity – Gastops


The nanoFAB is pleased to share the following career opportunity on behalf of Gastops. Please see the following for more information. Gastops Microfluidics Researcher Job Description

Advance Surface Science Workshop


An Advanced Surface Science workshop will be held at the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Alberta, Canada, August 7 – 9, 2018. This workshop is organized by the University of Alberta’s interfacial Science and Surface Engineering Laboratory (iSSELab) in collaboration with a world leader in the surface science industry, KRÜSS GmbH, as well […]

Summer 2018 Newsletter


Summer 2018 Newsletter Here we provide updates regarding ongoing nanoFAB activities which may be of interest to our user community. New Equipment – nanoScribe The nanoFAB has completed its first CFI purchase. The nanoScribe Professional GT will be installed and commissioned in January 2019. Please contact Aaron Hryciw if you are interested in this capability. Demo […]

Career Opportunity – Norcada


The nanoFAB is pleased to share the following career opportunity on behalf of Norcada Inc. Please see the following for more information. Norcada is currently seeking candidates for a full-time “Process Engineer” position within its MEMS operations group to support ongoing production and product development activities. FAB Engineer Apr 2018

Career Opportunity – Applied NanoTools


The nanoFAB is pleased to share the following career opportunity on behalf of Applied Nanotools Inc. Please see the following for more information.   Cleanroom-Technician-March-2018