© Melissa Pernice / MNF

How to apply

  • Are you a member of the university?
    Join the MNF by applying online and completing a tutorial in our Learnweb portal. Search for "MÜNSTER NANOFABRICATION FACILITY". The password (enrollment key) is “mnf123”. Please note that you are also expected to attend one of our in-person cleanroom tours, also bookable in Learnweb.
  • Not a member of the university?
    Access to the Münster Nanofabrication Facility (MNF) should be arranged directly with the MNF Manager  mnfadmin@uni-muenster.de.

Upon receiving your application, we will contact you with approval or request a technical meeting. Please be aware that use of the MNF labs and cleanrooms is subject to our Terms and Conditions.

Instrument training, booking system and fees

Once you have joined the MNF, our instrument managers will train you on the instrument you will be using. You may book your instrument after you have completed the training,

Use of the MNF cleanrooms incurs a monthly fee. For details, view the fee table.

Lab course in nanofabrication

© Thomas Grottke

Highly motivated students with basic knowledge in physics are invited to enroll in our hands-on nanofabrication course. In this course, students have the opportunity to work in high-tech cleanrooms and use advanced equipment and materials.

Course goals

  • Develop an understanding of how nanoscale integrated structures are realized
  • Acquire first-hand experience with modern nanofabrication processes

Course outcomes

  • Fabrication of a nanoscale temperature sensor
  • Fabrication of a fully functional organic light emitting diode (OLED)
  • Fabrication of a nano-pattern of your own choice
  • First-hand knowledge of working in a cleanroom environment

How to enroll

For more details and enrollment deadlines, see the complete course information on Professor Schuck's website: Fundamentals of Nanofabrication