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!
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.