Research Facilities

  • A custom-built Molecular Beam Epitaxy (MBE) system, with in-situ masking and surface
  • A custom-built multi-purpose cluster molecular beam epitaxy (MBE) and sputtering system, with in-situ masking and surface characterization.MBE_H2O
  • Low temperature STM


  • Three High Vacuum deposition chambers (10^-7 Torr) with shadow masking and plasma oxidation.
  • Automated electronics for TMR and GMR studies (ac lock-in, ac bridge, etc.) .Transport measurements (dc or ac lock-in) at temperatures from 0.4-400 K, in magnetic fields up to 8 T.
  • West Bond wire bonder.P1050682
  • SEM system (Carl Zeiss Leo Supra 25) with E-beam lithography, STEM and EDAX.sem
  • Ion miller.P1050680