Issue 1  |  Mar 2018

Welcome, the NFF Newsletter! 

The Nanosystem Fabrication Facility (NFF) will be celebrating its 27th year in 2018. As a Central Research Facility of The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), the NFF has over the past nearly three decades trained thousands of research students in the interdisciplinary research areas of ...

New Equipment and Process Capability

The NFF has installed and launched the service of a new state-of-the-art Laser Lithography System (DWL2000 from Heidelberg Instruments) in the middle of 2017. Compared to the old laser lithography system, the new system features an increased process capability (down to a 0.5µm resolution) and a faster writing speed (4x faster). This enhancement can significantly...

The HKUST President's Outstanding Service Award 2017

It gives us great pleasure to share with you that Mr. Preason Man Wai LEE, Chief Technical Officer of the NFF, has been awarded a Merit Award for the HKUST President’s Outstanding Service Award 2017!

Preason has long been leading the technical efforts of the NFF over the past two decades.  His tireless efforts in building new major equipment, training new generations of technical staff for the NFF and his outstanding services to the NFF users over the years have made him a well-deserving awardee and a role model to the NFF. 

The Presentation Ceremony for the Award was held on 20th December 2017.

Congratulations to Preason!

NFF Seminars

The NFF hosted three technical seminars in 2017.

2017 Graduated NFF Users

There are about 38 graduated users in 2017

NFF Major Visits

The Guangzhou Mayor, WEN Guo Hui, and a delegation visited the NFF Lab on 22nd March 2017.

The Guangzhou Vice Mayor, WANG Dong, and a delegation of Guangzhou government officials visited the NFF lab on 19th December 2017.
A delegation from InvestHK visited the NFF Lab on 6th December 2017.