The UC Santa Barbara Nanofab: An Innovation Center

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The UC Santa Barbara Nanofabrication Facility (Nanofab) is a state-of-the-art cleanroom with more than $60 million in equipment. The Nanofab combines world-class cleanrooms with its expert staff to enable students, faculty, and members from industry design and build impactful nano- and micro-scale technologies. Due to the facility's track record of enabling cutting-edge technology, UCSB and the Nanofab will play a pivotal role in one of the eight national innovation hubs that were established by the Department of Defense to expedite and advance the discovery and fabrication of microelectronics technology in the United States. For more information about the Nanofab, visit

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Highly capable nanofab facilities at UCSB fueling both academic and industrial technology advancements