Ohio State’s First MOCVD Arrives on Campus

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OSU’s first metal organic chemical vapor deposition (MOCVD) system was delivered to Nanotech West Laboratory today. This $1.75 million, 3×2 close coupled showerhead (CCS) system from Aixtron, Inc. is a centerpiece of the OSU site of the Wright Center for Photovoltaic Innovation and Commercialization (PVIC), headed by Dr. Bob Davis and administered by The OSU Institute for Materials Research. As …

New Atomic Layer Deposition System Qualified and Available for Use

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The OSU Nanotech West Laboratory (NTW) has installed and completed qualification of a new Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) system in the NTW cleanroom that is now available for general use. Purchased by the Ohio Wright Center for Photovoltaics Innovation and Commercialization (PVIC), the Picosun SUNALE™ R-150B ALD system provides a new synthesis capability for conformal thin film coatings of a …

ECOMM Provides Access to FIB/SEM for OSU Researchers

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The Center for Electronic/Magnetic Nanoscale Composite Multifunctional Materials (ENCOMM) offers the IMR community access to a newly acquired FEI Helios NanoLab 600 Focused Ion Beam Mill/Scanning Electron Microscope (FIB/SEM) purchased with funds awarded through the Advanced Materials Targeted Investments in Excellence (TIE) program. The FIB has been commissioned and is available for use. Its capabilities include ion milling, high-resolution SEM, …