The George Washington University (GW) Nanofabrication and Imaging Center (GWNIC) provides university-wide core resources and state-of-the-art equipment for research in nanoscience, applied nanotechnology, biological, biomedical, translational and materials sciences.


GWNIC Cleanroom

Nanofabrication Equipment

The GWNIC Nanofabrication Suite and Class 100 cleanroom has major instrument clusters for:

  • lithography
  • deposition and etching
  • measurement and characterization


Microscopy equipment in the GWNIC

Microscopy Instrumentation

The GWNIC Microscopy Suites feature the latest microscopy instrumentation including:

  • light
  • confocal
  • transmission electron
  • scanning electron

Sample preparation equipment and services are also available.