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Equipment & Training Schedule

Weekly Calendar of Initial Equipment Training Sessions - Note: Due to COVID-19 restrictions in person training may not be occuring

Online Video Trainings are available for many tools.


Facility Safety Training 2:00 pm Bill Mahoney N-203A MSC
Black Max MRL Annealing Training 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm Andy Fitzgerald Cleanroom
AMAT Cluster Tool Training 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm Bill Drawl Cleanroom


Wet Bench Classroom Training 9:00 am - 12:30 pm Andy Fitzgerald MSC
LPCVD 3 Stack Furnace Training 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Andy Fitzgerald Cleanroom
Electroplating Training 9:00 am - 10:00 am Andy Fitzgerald Cleanroom
Parylene Coater Training 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Bangzhi Liu Cleanroom
Wet Bench in Lab Training 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm Andy Fitzgerald Cleanroom


Lithography Intro and Training on Litho Resist Stations,
MA6 Contact Lithography & optical microscopes
9:00 am - 11:00 am Kathy Gehoski MSC
PlasmaTherm 720 RIE Training 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Shane Miller Cleanroom
Xactix XeF2 Etcher Training 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Shane Miller Cleanroom


GCA8000/GCA8500 Stepper Training 9:30 am - 12:00 pm Kathy Gehoski Cleanroom
Woollam Ellipsometer Training 10:30 am - 11:30 am Bangzhi Liu Cleanroom
Alcatel Deep Silicon Reactive Ion Etch Training 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Shane Miller Cleanroom
Advanced Vacuum VIS320 DRIE Training 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Guy Lavallee Cleanroom

To register for any of the Session One trainings, please contact Jaime Reish at or by dialing +1.814.865.7348.

Facility Safety Training and Orientation

Facility Safety Training and Orientation is a requirement for any person who will be entering the Nanofab MSC cleanrooms.

Safety Training is held every other Monday at 2:00 PM in room N-203A in the Millennium Science Complex. Safety Training will only occur when there are registered participants.

Individual Equipment Training
Session One, Two, & Three

NOTE: Trainees must attend a minimum of three successful training sessions for each piece of equipment. For most, all three sessions will take place within a 2-3 week period.  Any user not completing all three sessions within the required timeframe may be requested to repeat trainings as deemed necessary.