Research Capabilities

Primary research spaces

MIT.nano encompasses more than 100,000 square feet of cleanroom and other advanced research spaces. Our primary research facilities are:

Fab.nano: The shared fabrication facility at MIT where users carry out controlled processing of micro- and nanoscale structures

Characterization.nano: A set of shared focus facilities where users can carry out controlled characterization of micro, nano, and sub-nanoscale structures.

The Immersion Lab: A new research space at MIT for investigations in AR/VR, immersive experiences, and the display and analysis of spatially related data.

Annual Research Report

The MTL/MIT.nano joint Microsystems Annual Research Report represents a broad cross-section of the MIT community, with 90+ faculty, 121 students, postdoctoral associates, and research staff participating.

2020 Annual Research Report
2021 Annual Research Report
2022 Annual Research Report

Facility data and details 

Facilities and Infrastructure MIT.nano facilities statement (kerberos login required)