Facilities and equipment
DONG Group is located at COOVER HALL, and has four rooms, over the size of ~2000 sq ft:
1048-Fabrication and chemical room
1046-Fabrication and biolab
1042-Micro-optics (north part of the room)
Our graduate students office is located at 2135 Coover.
Our postdocs office is located at 1129 Coover.
UV / Ozone cleaner
Multiple sonicators / Mixers / hotplates / ovens
Hot embossing machine
Laser machining tool
3D printer / Paper microfluidics printer
In addition, our lab has full access to all facilities and equipment at the ISU's Microelectronics Research Center.
Deep reactive ion etching (MRC)
Optical vibration-free table
Optical spectrum analyzer
Near-IR and mid-IR photodetectors
Light power and energy meter
Tunable NIR laser (1.48-1.61 μm)
Tunable mid-IR laser (3-3.45 μm)
Various solid state and diode lasers
Digital micromirror device DLP kit.
Various optical components
Other equipment and facilities
2 electrochemical workstation
Atomic Force Microscope (AFM)
2 programmable syringe pumps
3 non-programmable syringe pumps
Gas sensor dynamic flow characterization setup
Cell culture facilities
Plant growth facilities
Plant growth chamber
Homemade plant growth station