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Quantum Materials and Devices
Last Updated Date: 09/30/2014

Quantum coherent materials have become important in magnetic sensors as well as information processing technology. For magnetic sensors, … more

Thin Film Electronics
Last Updated Date: 09/23/2014

The Thin Film Electronics Project facilitates the commercialization of emerging and future semiconductor electronic device technologies by … more

Nanoelectronic Device Metrology
Last Updated Date: 09/15/2014

The Nanoelectronic Device Metrology (NEDM) project is developing the measurement science infrastructure that will enable emerging “Beyond-CMOS” … more

Analytical Transmission Scanning Electron Microscopy
Last Updated Date: 09/02/2014

This project develops low-energy transmission electron diffraction, imaging, and spectroscopy in the scanning electron microscope, to enable … more

Optical Characterization of Advanced Thin Films
Last Updated Date: 04/16/2014

A wide range of technologies are impacted by the performance of thin (<100 nm) layers of advanced materials. This is particularly true in the … more

Terahertz Imaging and Sources
Last Updated Date: 03/24/2014

Imaging in the terahertz frequency range enables the detection of concealed weapons and other contraband (e.g., explosives under clothing) without … more

Single Photonics and Quantum Information
Last Updated Date: 03/24/2014

Quantum-based communication and measurement systems that use novel quantum states of light are being developed around the world. However, the … more

Nanostructure Fabrication and Metrology
Last Updated Date: 03/24/2014

Single photons are the fundamental particles for all optical measurements. Single photon detectors made from avalanche photodiodes or … more

Metrology and Synthesis of 3D Nanostructures
Last Updated Date: 03/20/2014

Nanostructures are a critical component of innovations in electronics, energy conservation, renewable energy, biomedical research, and health … more

Advanced Materials Metrology
Last Updated Date: 02/07/2014

In this project we measure the fundamental electrical properties of materials from bulk to nanoscale from 1 MHz to 0.3 THz. Understanding the … more

Laser Radiometry
Last Updated Date: 10/29/2013

Accurate characterization of optoelectronic equipment is important to applications such as optical telecommunications, medical devices, materials … more

Genomics of Electronic Materials
Last Updated Date: 08/08/2013

Our goal is to develop the metrology to enable a materials genomic approach to the discovery and optimization of complex electronic and … more

Superconductor Electromechanics
Last Updated Date: 04/10/2013

The Magnetics Group's program in superconductor electromechanics has moved to the University of Colorado. Contact principal investigators … more

Theory of Transport in Graphene
Last Updated Date: 03/21/2013

Graphene, a single layer of carbon atoms, is one of the most likely materials to produce the next breakthrough in the electronics industry.  Ideal … more

Nanoscale Stress Measurements and Standards
Last Updated Date: 03/15/2013

Our objective is to develop accurate measurement methods for the nanoscale stress distributions and surface defects that control device … more

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