Equipment and facilities

Main laboratories in the Nick Holonyak, Jr. Micro & Nano Technology Laboratory (HMNTL)

  • Growth lab
    • Veeco Mod Gen II MBE system for growth of III-AsP materials (what is MBE?)
  • Characterization and testing lab
    • Variable-temperature photoluminescence/electroluminescence
    • Solar cell testing (solar simulator, specular reflectance, external/internal quantum efficiency system, Suns-Voc)
    • Electrical characterization (probe station, source meter units)
    • Fischione low-angle ion mill (for TEM specimen preparation)
    • Tube furnace for annealing and aging of devices

Shared facilities at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign