Lab-Line CO2 cell incubator

Hach portable cell incubator

Thermo Scientific Class II biosafety cabinet

Olympus IX80 motorized fluorescent microscope; Stepper/DC micromanipulators (Sutter and Siskyou)

Nikon TE2000 microscope (Hoffman, DIC, birefringent, all motorized, temperature chamber)

Olympus SZX12 stereo microscope

Veeco Catalyst atomic force microscope

Sutter micropipette puller

National Instruments data acquisition and control hardware and software

CCD/CMOS cameras (cooled and uncooled)

Harvard Apparatus and Sutter pressure injectors

Harvard Apparatus 11 Plus Syringe Pump

Hitachi 4000 scanning electron microscope

Zyvex S10 nanomanipulation system

Signatone MEMS probe station

Agilent impedance analyzer and precision LRC meter; Keithley pico-amp meter

LeCroy digital oscilloscope

Power supplies and function generator

Mettler Toledo precision microbalance

Vistek EBPG5000+ e-beam lithography system

Karl Susse MA/BA6 contact aligner

Oxford Instruments Plasmalab System 100 PECVD

SCS 2010 parylene-C coater

Annealsys rapid thermal processor

BTU Bruce Oxidation Furnace

BOC Edwards Auto 306 e-beam evaporator

Thermal Evaporator

Varian S-gun Sputtering System

Trion Technology RIE

STS deep RIE etcher

K&S 4129 Deep Access Wedge Bonder

Fisher ultrasonic cleaner

KarlSuss HR100 Wafer Scriber

Despatch programmable oven

Alphastep profilometer

Horiba Jobin spectroscopic ellipsometer

Class-1000 cleanrooms

Recent Events

AMNL hosted a lab visit by Prof. Vijay Kumar from UPenn. (03/2017)

C.H. Cao won the Chinese Overseas Outstanding Graduate Student Award. H.J. Liu was one of the 2016 winners of the highly competitive award. Congratulations! (02/2017)

AMNL hosted a lab visit by distinguished MIE alumnus, James Peers. (01/2017)

On AMNL's NBA night (Toronto Raptors vs. LA Lakers, Dec. 2), Raptors beat Lakers by over 30 points (113:80). (12/2016)

AMNL's collaboration with Kirchhoff Van-Rob Inc. (a tier one supplier to major automobile manufacturers) officially started in Nov. through an OCE grant. (11/2016)

Y. Sun gave a plenary talk at the 2016 World Robot Conference in Beijing. (10/2016)

L. Wang received a pretigious postdoctoral fellowship from the Ted Rogers Centre for Heart Research Education Fund. (09/2016)

AMNL won the Best Paper in Robotics Award at IEEE International Conference on Information and Automation (IEEE ICIA'2016) in Ningbo, China. (08/2016)

Y. Sun gave plenary talks at Optofluidics'16 and OCSMNT-MAN'16 in Beijing. (07/2016)

AMNL hosted lab visits by JiuYou Capital from Shanghai and the Consulate General of China in Toronto. (06/2016)

Y. Sun gave a keynote talk at IEEE ICRA'16 in Stockholm, Sweden. (05/2016)

Y. Sun gave an invited seminar in the Institute of FUNSOM at Soochow University. (04/2016)

AMNL welcomes 4 new graduate students and 1 postdoc to join our team. (03/2016)

AMNL hosted a lab tour by an international media group invited by the Ontario Ministry of Economic Development, Employment and Infrastructure. (02/2016)

AMNL presented three papers at IEEE MEMS'16. (01/2016)

Y. Sun gave an invited seminar at Purdue University. (12/2015)

Y. Sun gave an invited seminar at the University of Wisconin - Madison. (11/2015)

J. Liu received a pretigious Ted Rogers Centre for Heart Research Education Fund Award. (10/2015)

C.H. Cao's Nano Letters paper was accepted. (09/2015)

Y. Sun spoke at the 2015 Microsystems & Nanoengineering Summit in Beijing. (08/2015)

Collaborative paper with Prof. Anthony Gramolini's group was accepted by Nature Communications. (07/2015)

Yuan Wei successfully defended his thesis. (06/2015)

AMNL presented papers at IEEE ICRA'15 in Seattle. (05/2015)

Y. Sun gave an invited seminar at UCLA. (04/2015)

Nature Cell Biology paper reports effects of physical force on cell remodeling. (03/2015)

Y. Zheng was awarded a prestigious NSERC postdoctoral fellowship. (02/2015)

AMNL presented papers at IEEE MEMS'15 in Estoril, Portugal. (01/2015)

Y. Sun was elected Fellow of IEEE. (12/2014)

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