Welcome to the University of Waterloo's QNFCF core facility


Oct 31, 2020: Now open to new members
Oct 20, 2020: 20% increase in hours of operation

The Quantum-Nano Fabrication and Characterization Facility (QNFCF) is a core research platform operating under the University of Waterloo's Office of Research

The facility operates ISO 4/5/6 cleanrooms in the Lazaridis Quantum-Nano Centre in addition to multiple satellite labs in the QNC, RAC1 & RAC2 buildings.

Registered Members receive extensive hands-on training & benefit from access to detailed standard operating procedures and baseline nanofabrication processes.

Become a Lab Member

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    Special Request

    Members benefiting from access to the QNFCF are asked to please acknowledge the significant contributions of our supporters in their publications. Click here for sample text. Thank you.

    Special Thanks

    We are deeply indebted to the following people & organizations:

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