WG3 (+4) meeting announcement

A combined WG3 / WG4 meeting will take place on 29th of September in Tirana, Albania. This hybrid meeting mainly focuses on the following topics: defect engineering / SII tomography of energy materials and machine learning unconventional processing advanced FIB processing in industry FIB processing of radioactive samples cryo tomography of biological samples heterogeneous integration […]

Thematic issue – Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology accepting submissions

The deadline for submission to the special issue “Focused ion and electron beams for synthesis and characterization of nanomaterials” of the Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology (JIF: 3.1) has been extended to 29 February 2024. The Beilstein Journal is a platinum open source journal with no subscription or publishing fee. All submissions will undergo rigorous peer […]

Workshop on novel developments and detectors for nano-imaging and nano-analysis

The Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology will organize a WG1 workshop from 9-10 October 2023.  The  workshop is dedicated to novel instrumentation and methodologies developments for nano-imaging and nano-analysis. Workshop flyer: Workshop on novel developments and detectors for nano-imaging andnano-analysis Participation is possible either in person or online. Registration and program is available at  https://www.list.lu/en/event/workshop-on-novel-developments-and-detectors-for-nano-imaging-and-nano-analysis/

FIB Roadmap

FIT4NANO members spent the last two grant periods working on the Roadmap for focused ion beam (FIB) technologies, which is now available to the public. Abstract: The focused ion beam (FIB) is a powerful tool for the fabrication, modification and characterization of materials down to the nanoscale. Starting with the gallium FIB, which was originally intended […]

FIT4NANO workshop – online participation possible

Registration for the 3rd FIT4NANO workshop in Lisbon is now closed for in person participation. Due to high demand, we will be streaming the workshop to enable participation even if you cannot travel to Lisbon. Online registration is available at https://events.hifis.net/event/585/

Workshop registration reminder

If you were thinking about attending the FIT4NANO workshop in Lisbon, please register at https://events.hifis.net/event/585/ as the registration deadline is approaching fast. Last day to do so is Thursday 15 June 2023.  The full program is available at https://fit4nano.eu/workshop-2023/workshop-program/

FIT4NANO Workshop 2023 program

The program for this year’s workshop is set and can be viewed here. Please note that the program is subject to change. If you are interested in joining the workshop, registration is open until 15 June at https://events.hifis.net/event/585/ 

Job offer: charged particle optics designer

Raith GmbH is looking for a charged particle optics designer to start at their Dortmund branch as soon as possible. Responsibilities: design and simulation of electron and ion columns for nanostructuring and imaging design and development of technical demonstrators for functional verification of novel components and systems in close cooperation with the team members from […]

2nd FIT4NANO newsletter is out!

The second FIT4NANO newsletter was just published and can be downloaded here. Topics covered are the upcoming FIT4NANO workshop, STSM reports, recent publications by our Action members, and other news from our Action as well as COST.