Advanced Research Center for Nanolithography

2024 marks ARCNL’s 10th anniversary: a decade of fundamental and excellent science in nanolithography


21st International Highly Charged Ions Conference will come to the Netherlands
September 2-6, 2024
Call for abstracts and registration are now open for HCI-21!

Latest news

  • Ultrafast switching with light in correlated materials

    Materials that refuse to fit into theory are often the most fascinating. They challenge researchers to try harder to understand their peculiar behavior, especially when…

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  • Shadowgraphy technique sheds new light on vapors

    ARCNL researchers developed a new optical method to study vapors with a high spatial and temporal resolution. In a paper in Applied Physics Letters, which…

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  • NWO Perspectief funding for flat optics

    On December 13th NWO announced that one of the consortia to receive funding from the Perspectief program is the AWAVE project (Advanced Wave Engineering…

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  • Tribology symposium

    Prof. Robert Carpick from the University of Pennsylvania presenting at the symposium. One of the most critical challenges in high-end chip production is friction and…

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Upcoming events

    • April 17, 2024
    • at ARCNL canteen
    • Colloquium
    • Title to be announced

    Afric Meijer (Thermo Fisher Scientific, Nederland)

    A closed session…

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    • May 9 - 10, 2024
    • at ARCNL
    • Announcement
    • ARCNL is closed

    Ascension Day 2024

    ARCNL will be closed on Thursday May 9th (Ascension Day) and Friday May 10th. ARCNL will be fully open…

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    • May 20, 2024
    • at ARCNL
    • Announcement
    • ARCNL is closed

    Whit Monday 2024

    ARCNL will be fully open again on Tuesday May 21st.

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    • September 2 - 6, 2024
    • at Extern
    • Conference
    • An impressive lineup of speakers

    International Highly Charged Ions Conference 2024

    Call for abstracts and registration are now open for HCI-21! The biennial international HCI…

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One year into partnership University of Groningen

How is it going and what to expect?

The University of Groningen joined the ARCNL public-private partnership as associate partner on January 1st, 2022. ARCNL group leader Ronnie Hoekstra and governing board member Caspar van der Wal reflect on the route towards this newly established partnership and on the challenges and advantages it offers.

Read more about the partnership between ARCNL and the University of Groningen (RUG)