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Shimadzu Institute Center for Nanostructured Materials.

The Shimadzu Institute Center for Nanostructured Materials has several state-of-the-art instruments to support interdisciplinary research. Our instrumentation includes atomic force microscopy, x-ray photoelectron spectroscopy, x-ray diffraction for characterization of thin-film, powder, as well as single-crystal structures, and Raman spectroscopy. Users of our research center include Faculty PI's, postdoctoral research associates, and students from The University of Texas AT Arlington Chemistry, Physics, and Materials Science departments, other universities as well as commercial clients. The goal of the Center for Nanostructured Materials is to foster interdisciplinary research and collaboration within the Nano Research Community.


Center News


Shimadzu Scientific Instruments donates record $7.5 million Shimadzu Scientific Instruments donates record $7.5 million

A new $7.5 million gift from Shimadzu Scientific Instruments to The University of Texas at Arlington will support one of the most significant installments of advanced scientific equipment in the United States, propelling the University to new heights of discovery and innovation. Click here to read the full article.


sensitive estrogen detection developed sensitive estrogen detection developed

Scientists at the Shimadzu Institute for Research Technologies have collaborated to develop a new method for detecting trace amounts of estrogen in small samples that holds the potential to improve research into cancer and other diseases. Click here to read the full article.


Cooling electrons without external sources Cooling electrons without external sources

A team of researchers has discovered a way to cool electrons to -228 °C without external means and at room temperature, an advancement that could enable electronic devices to function with very little energy. Click here to read the full article.


Science advances with Shimadzu Science advances with Shimadzu

The University of Texas at Arlington offers students a new level of experience with the most sophisticated scientific instrumentation this fall with the opening of two new teaching laboratories as part of the Shimadzu Institute for Research Technologies. Click here to read the full article.

Now Open

Shimadzu Institute Center for Nanostructured Materials is open in the Chemistry and Physics Building (CPB), Room 325

Chemistry and Physics Building
700 Planetarium Pl, Room 325
Arlington, TX 76019- 0065

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