The CNI Shared Facilities are open to student and faculty researchers, as well as those from government, start-ups, and industry. The Clean Room offers a comprehensive set of tools for microfabrication and nanofabrication. The Materials Characterization Laboratory and the Electron Microscopy Laboratory offer state-of-the-art instruments for chemical and structural characterization of materials.

 

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 Illustration of electrons undergoing negative refraction at a p–n junction in graphene. (Courtesy: Cory Dean)

Illustration of electrons undergoing negative refraction at a p–n junction in graphene. (Courtesy: Cory Dean)

 
 
 

An interdisciplinary community within Columbia University dedicated to supporting and developing research efforts in nanotechnology.


 

Columbia’s Materials Science Center

Nanotechnology is at the Core of Columbia’s New Materials Research Center. 

History of the CNI

The center builds upon a long research history in multidisciplinary research.

CNI Shared Laboratories

The shared laboratories provide access to cutting edge equipment and innovative research.