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Multipurpose Plasma Etcher System 1


CORAL Name:  Oxford Etcher 1

Oxford Plasmalab 100:  Highly flexible plasma etcher to selectively etch III-V group and metals on planar substrates up to 200 mm in diameter under variable temperatures.

Scientific Opportunities / Applications:

  • High-temperature InP etching
  • Physical milling of most III-V semiconductors
  • Reactive etching of III-V semiconductors
  • Reactive etching of metals

Access Information:

Access to this tool requires that you have attended NanoFab safety orientation, passed the safety test, and have been properly trained on the tool. If you have any questions, please contact the NanoFab User Coordinator, or the tool contact person.


multipurpose plasma etcher system 1

Operating Schedule:

Access to this machine follows standard NanoFab operating hours (7am - 7pm Monday - Friday).  Out of hours access requires prior approval by the NanoFab Manager.


Name: Lei Chen
Phone: 301.975.2908
100 Bureau Drive, Stop 6201
Gaithersburg, MD 20899-6201