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Stanford Nano Shared Facilities (SNSF)

The Stanford Nano Shared Facilities (SNSF) is a group of service centers (Nanofabrication, Electron & Ion Microscopy, X-ray & Surface Analysis and Soft & Hybrid Materials) that includes the Stanford Nanocharacterization Laboratory, the Nanopatterning Lab, the Ginzton Microfab, and the Soft and Hybrid Materials Facility. SNSF’s purpose is to provide shared scientific instrumentation, laboratory facilities, and expert staff support to enable multidisciplinary research and educate tomorrow's scientists and engineers.

Stanford Nanofabrication Facility (SNF)

The SNF Facility includes a 10,000 sq ft cleanroom equipped with a full suite of tools supporting device fabrication and two satellite labs supporting Metallo Organic Chemical Vapor Deposition (MOCVD) and new experimental fabrication methods (ExFab). Although conceived as an electronics-based research facility, SNF now supports researchers in applications ranging from medicine and biology to fundamental physics and astronomy.

Soft & Hybrid Materials Facility (SMF)

SMF is dedicated to fundamental research on interfaces found in systems containing polymers and low molecular weight amphiphiles.

Geballe Laboratory for Advanced Materials (GLAM)

The Geballe Laboratory for Advanced Materials (GLAM) is an independent laboratory that supports and fosters interdisciplinary education and research on advanced materials in science and engineering. 

Bio-X Shared Facilities

The mission of Bio-X is to catalyze discovery by crossing the boundaries between disciplines to bring interdisciplinary soulutions and to create new knowledge of biological systems in benefit of human health.