Accession Number:

ADA470798

Title:

Equipment for Parallel High Speed Nano-Manufacturing

Descriptive Note:

Final technical rept. 15 Sep 2004-31 Dec 2005

Corporate Author:

PURDUE UNIV LAFAYETTE IN SCHOOL OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2006-04-29

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

This project is to request equipment funding for a novel parallel, high speed, large scale nano-manufacturing instrument. The key element of the instrument is a nanoscale optical antenna capable of producing a nanometer size light spot, which has been demonstrated in the PIs laboratory. With the use of an array of nanoscale optical antenna to produce a large number of nanometer size laser beams, a large number of patterns can be fabricated simultaneously, or a complex pattern with nanometer size features can be fabricated over a large area. We have acquired the necessary equipment and have built the instrument. Current research is focused on testing the instrument for parallel nano-manufacturing.

Subject Categories:

  • Lasers and Masers
  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE