The Karlsruhe Nano Micro Facility (KNMF) is focused on providing open and for public work free access to multimaterial state-of-the-art micro and nanotechnologies for users from industry and academia, either national or international. Annual deadlines for the submission of proposals are January 15 and June 30. Applications for urgent and commercial projects can be submitted at any time (» submission).
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February 14, 2014
The 2014 Green Photonics Award in Laser-assisted Manufacturing and Micro/Nano Fabrication (LASE conference 8968) was awarded to the KIT laser group for "Laser generated microstructures in tape cast electrodes for rapid electrolyte wetting: new technical approach for cost efficient battery manufacturing".
February 6, 2014
Nanoscribe GmbH, a spinoff of the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), has won the renowned Prism Award 2014. It is granted annually by the International Society for Optics and Photonics SPIE for outstanding innovations in photonics. Nanoscribe has been granted the award for a printer based on 3D laser lithography.
3D Direct Laser Writing (3D-DLW) is a technology available in the KNMF.Press Release 017/2014
October 18, 2013
Vanessa Trouillet, Institute of Applied Materials at KIT, was awarded the Best Poster Award at the 15th European Conference on Applications of Surface and Interface Analysis (ECASIA13). Her poster was entitled "XPS-Characterization of (Photo-) Click-Conjugated Polymers". Read more about photochemical generation of light responsive surfaces in Adv. Funct. Mater. 23, 32, 4011–4019 (2013) .ECASIA 2013
September 16, 2013
Felix Greiner and his colleagues from TU Darmstadt, Germany have been awarded the GMM Award 2013 for their work on "Fabrication techniques for multiscale 3D-MEMS with vertical metal micro- and nanowire integration".
More information (in German): GMM AwardF. Greiner et al. , J. Micromechanics Microengineering 23 (2) 25018 (2013)