Equipment Status

Current Equipment Status

(last update: May 10, 2024)

Equipment Name Current Status Notes
AJA evaporator/sputter Online
Restricted to pure metals (gold deposition rate out of spec )
DeeDirectors evaporator Online Room 449 – 8 materials including Au, Cr, Ti, Al, Ni – (Pd, Pt, SiO2, Ge, Ag)
NxQ4006 aligner Online Please remember to turn off nitrogen
Heidelberg MLA150 maskless Online Contact Matthias for training/access (should be back week of May 23)
JBX-81OOFS Ebeam Lithography Online Room 65;
Oxford ICP etcher OffOnline restricted to shallow Si etching; can be made to work for short durations (few hrs)
Samco RIE etcher Online Restricted use to be discussed with ANF staff
ECR etcher Online Room 449 – turned off but in working order
Xactix XeF2 etcher Online For selective etching of Si
PE-50 plasma asher Online
Trion PECVD Online For SiN and SiO2 deposition & CF4/O2 etching
Vanguard Photonics PWB tool Online Optical waveguides to interface fibers with photonic devices & circuits
Wetbench ISO-6 white room Online Only bench for dangerous processes; also for processes that don’t require yellow light
Wetbench ISO-5 yellow room Online
Reserved for EBL processes
       200 mm Headway spinner Online Reserved for EBL resists only
Wetbench ISO-6 yellow room Online Photolithography processes only
       Headway spinner Online
Reserved for “regular type” resists
       Laurell spinner Online To be taken out of wetbench after every use.  Restricted to special processes
Dektak XT profilometer Online
Nanosurf/Surfscan Atomic Force Microscope Online Current tips for use in tapping mode
Filmetrics reflectometer F40 Online New F40 unit with microscope & camera
4 point probe Online
Microscopes with CCD cameras Online Now one microscope per room
MTI muffle furnace Online Room 449
Miele glassware washer Online Use by ANF personnel only
Agilent leak detector Online For use by ANF personnel only
Tresky Die Bonder Online Room 449: Use by ANF & SiEPICfab personnel only – waiting on spare temperature sensor.
TPT wire bonder Online Room 449: Use by ANF & SiEPICfab personnel only –
DAD3240 dicing saw Online Room 449: Use by ANF personnel only