Advanced Research Center for Nanolithography

Due to the Covid-19 outbreak ARCNL has, until further notice, closed its offices and labs for visitors. ARCNL can be reached by phone: +31 20 8517290 and e-mail:

Packages can be delivered at neighbor institute AMOLF, located at Science Park 102.

Latest news

  • Pulsed Laser Deposition for Materials and Surface Science

    Group leader Roland Bliem working with the PLD setup In the lab for Materials and Surface Science for EUV Lithography the long awaited setup…

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  • ARCNL Working Conditions Survey 2020

    In a well-attended Zoom-session for all employees of ARCNL, Pim Stalenhoef from the company MonitorGroep presented the results of the Working Conditions Survey that his…

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  • Detecting hidden nanostructures by converting light into sound

    Researchers at ARCNL have found a way to detect nanostructures buried under many layers of opaque material, using very high frequency sound waves induced by…

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  • ARCNL filling up again

    After several months of strongly reduced presence, due to the corona crisis, 1 July marked the point where ARCNL was back to admitting 50% of…

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Upcoming events

    • October 3, 2020
    • at ARCNL Zoom
    • Announcement

    ARCNL Open Dag 2020 de online editie

    Ook dit jaar een kijkje in de keuken bij de wetenschap? Bij ARCNL Open Dag, de online editie kan het.

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    • October 21, 2020
    • at ARCNL
    • Colloquium
    • Title to be announced

    Javier Hernandez Rueda (ARCNL)

    A closed session…

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    • November 10, 2020
    • at VU University Amsterdam
    • PhD Ceremony
    • Joris Scheers (ARCNL)

    Charge-state-resolved spectroscopy of multiply-charged tin ions

    Promotors: Dr. Oscar Versolato, Prof. Ronnie Hoekstra, Prof. Wim Ubachs…

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    • November 18, 2020
    • at ARCNL
    • PhD Ceremony
    • Title to be announced

    Lianjia Wu

    Promotor: Prof. Fred Brouwer Location: to be announced…

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What do we need for tomorrow’s smartphone?

Watch this video to find out more about extreme ultraviolet (EUV) light and the public private partnership ARCNL. The camera crew filmed Oscar Versolato (EUV Plasma Processes) and his group members while carrying out experiments.

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