TEMPR Facility

The newly established TEMPR Facility in mid-2019 is a world-class shared laboratory for the physical property characterization and elemental analysis of bulk and thin-film biological, soft, and hard materials. The facility houses a suite of state-of-the-art characterization instruments capable of measuring materials thermal, elemental, mechanical, physical, and rheological properties.

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Integrated Nanosystems Research Facility (INRF)

The INRF Clean Room Facility is a class 1,000/10,000 facility, with class 100 work areas and with all major semiconductor fabrication equipment. It is set up to be used in a multi-user mode. Training, maintenance, and common supplies for all equipment is provided by the INRF. In addition to the clean room, further processing and…

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Bio-Organic Nanofabrication facility (BiON)

BiON is a 4,000-square-foot, Class 1000 clean room dedicated to research and development of micro-nano devices using biological and organic materials. The facility contains tools uniquely capable of performing micro- and nanofabrication on materials such as polymers, hydrogels, collagens, proteins and even living tissue. These materials traditionally have been difficult or impossible to micro-machine since…

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Irvine Materials Research Institute (IMRI)

IMRI operates numerous open-access user facilities for the characterization of inorganic, organic, and biological materials and devices ranging from sub-Å to macroscopic length scales – available to all university, industry, and non-profit researchers. It offers advanced techniques and services including structural and chemical characterization in different length scales, 3D imaging, surface analysis, physical property measurements,…

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Sue & Bill Gross Stem Cell Center Core

A key component of the Sue and Bill Gross Stem Cell Research Center will be the Stem Cell Core Facility. This facility (the “Core”) provides stem cell technology and resources to the UCI, Orange County and Southern California research communities. By merging technical and scientific expertise in a number of essential disciplines – including developmental…

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