Available Projects for Students


Thermal scanning probe lithography

Develop pattern transfer and lift-off processes for thermal scanning probe lithography or work on patterning with non-conventional polymers

Assembly at the nanoscale

Work on nanomaterial self-assembly for tunneling nanogap electrodes or explore the possibilities of Si nanomembranes

Polymer-derived ceramics

Study the possibilities of polymer-derived ceramics (PDCs) for implantable electrodes or MEMS


Wearable and implantable devices

Develop biodegradable drug delivery implants or work in triboelectric generators for wearable devices

Inkjet printing

Experiment with the inkjet printing and learn about the possibilities for chemiresistive gas sensing

Laser-induced forward transfer technique

Study the transferability of different materials using LIFT and explore possible applications


Security Features

Fabricate microlens arrays to obtain moirés for security applications

Stencil lithography

Study the behavior of biodegradable metalic microstructures fabricated by stencil

Energy conversion technologies

Design and packaging of an integrated micro-reactor for on-board H2 production in miniaturized SOFC