ARC Nanotechnology Network
Atom-scale Research Laboratory, La Trobe University

Atom-scale Research Laboratory, La Trobe University

Name of Group Leader:

Dr Chris Pakes  

Physical Address:

Department of Physics
Physical Science Building 1
La Trobe University
Vic 3086  


03 9479 1485  


03 9479 1552  


Nanotechnology Research Programs/Activities:

Surface science and molecular doping of diamond, graphene and organic semiconductors using scanning probe and synchrotron spectroscopic techniques.  

Scale of Nanotechnology Research Effort:

Researchers: 2
Research students: 7  

Nanotechnology research facilities:

Cryogenic UHV scanning tunneling microscopy and qPlus atomic force microscopy (Createc LT-STM); UHV scanning tunneling microscopy (SPECS Aarhus); supporting instrumentation for material preparation and characterisation including molecular deposition, plasma processing and LEED.



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