Ellipsometer used in the characterization of optical thin films such as silicon dioxide and silicon nitride use in passivating devices.
| Gas Source MBE reacotor |
Control panel of the GSMBE reactor used in the growth of Quantum Cascade Lasers.
| Control Panel of Aixtron Reactor
This is the control panel used to operate the Aixtron MOCVD reactor used to grow III-Nitride materials.
| Gallery of the FC-150 Bonder |
Internal Gallery of the SET FC-150 bonder used to hybridize focal plane arrays and other devices.
| Portable Camera Demo(s)
Two custom built portable Camera System based off of an SE-IR dewar used to demonstrate the technology and characterize FPAs outside of the lab environment.
| Uninteruptable Power Supply |
Large uninteruptable power supply that is used to provide clean consistent power in order to operate the two MBE reactors.
| Electron Beam Lithography
Gun column of Leica LION-V high resolution electron beam lithography system.
| CDO Scrubber |
Controlled Decomposition Oxidation toxic gas scrubbing unit used to clean the effluent from the MBE and MOCVD reactors.
| Portable Camera Demo (Stirling Cooler)
SE-IR Closed-Cycle Stirling-cooler based Dewar that has been adapted for use as portable camera not requiring liquid nitrogen for cooling of the array. Use to demo FPA technology outside of the lab when LN2 is not avaliable.
| Uncooled Detector & Laser |
Two boxes: A Type-2 Superlattice Detector and electronics(left) and a portable laser pointer based on a Quantum Cascade Laser (right).