Glovebox Inert Atmosphere (N2)
Thin-film Fabrication an
d Testing

 

** COVID-19 UPDATE: GIANTFab is open to trained users at all hours to accomodate shifted lab schedules. New user training is available by appointment. Details available here. **

Welcome to the GIANTFab Core Facility

The Glovebox Inert Atmosphere (N2) Thin-film Fabrication and Testing (GIANTFab) core facility at Northwestern University provides the equipment to manufacture and test thin-film devices without ever exposing them to air or water, allowing measurements of device performance unaffected by environmental degradation.

GIANTFab is located in Tech J415, within the university-wide Institute for Sustainability and Energy at Northwestern (ISEN).

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Instrumentation

GIANTFab provides a range of equipment suitable for manufacturing thin films of optically and electronically active materials for solar cells, LEDs, and other electronic devices.

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