The Maryland NanoCenter is the hub of a network of interdisciplinary researchers, faculty, labs, and organizations with the goal of advancing the knowledge and understanding of all things nano. We strive to deliver high quality tools, advice and service to the entire mid-Atlantic region research community and beyond.
Hours of Operation
7:00 – 5:30 M-F, excluding University holidays
UMCP users only: 24/7 access with staff permission
Services and Technologies Offered
NISPLab is dedicated to the characterization of the structure and composition of a broad spectrum of hard and soft materials and biological systems with nanometer resolution. These capabilities are used for research, and the teaching and training of students. The research performed in the laboratory is focused on the characterization of materials and structures in the areas of biomaterials, multifunctional and smart materials, nanostructured materials, nanodevices and geological materials.