Resources for Researchers and Educators

Research Resources

Local Research Centers

In addition to the Nano Center, the University of Minnesota has a large number of specialized research centers that specialize in areas that can support nanoscience research.

Finding Experts

Locate University faculty that are working in your area of interest.

Global Quantum Leap

Global Quantum Leap is an international consortium dedicated to advancing nanofabrication infrastructure to enable quantum computing technology. Funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation, the Global Quantum Leap network seeks to accelerate the discovery and development of next-generation computing and communications systems by linking nanofabrication technologies with quantum information sciences. More information, please visit

Quantum Leap