Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
|Title:||Industrial applications of micro/nanofabrication at Singapore Synchrotron Light Source||Authors:||Jian, L.K.
Bin Mahmood, S.
|Issue Date:||1-Apr-2006||Citation:||Jian, L.K., Casse, B.D.F., Heussler, S.P., Kong, J.R., Saw, B.T., Bin Mahmood, S., Moser, H.O. (2006-04-01). Industrial applications of micro/nanofabrication at Singapore Synchrotron Light Source. Journal of Physics: Conference Series 34 (1) : 891-896. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1088/1742-6596/34/1/148||Abstract:||SSLS (Singapore Synchrotron Light Source) has set up a complete one-stop shop for micro/nanofabrication in the framework of the LIGA process. It is dubbed LiMiNT for Lithography for Micro and Nanotechnology and allows complete prototyping using the integral cycle of the LIGA process for producing micro/nanostructures from mask design/fabrication over X-ray lithography to electroplating in Ni, Cu, or Au, and, finally, hot embossing in a wide variety of plastics as one of the capabilities to cover a wide range of application fields and to go into higher volume production. The process chain also includes plasma cleaning and sputtering as well as substrate preparation processes including metal buffer layers, plating bases, and spin coating, polishing, and dicing. Furthermore, metrology using scanning electron microscopy (SEM), optical profilometry, and optical microscopy is available. LiMiNT is run as a research lab as well as a foundry. In this paper, several industrial applications will be presented, in which LiMiNT functions as a foundry to provide external customers the micro/nano fabrication services. These services include the fabrication of optical or X-ray masks, of micro/nano structures from polymers or from metals and of moulds for hot embossing or injection moulding. © 2006 IOP Publishing Ltd.||Source Title:||Journal of Physics: Conference Series||URI:||http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/113022||ISSN:||17426588||DOI:||10.1088/1742-6596/34/1/148|
|Appears in Collections:||Staff Publications|
Show full item record
Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.
checked on Jul 22, 2019
WEB OF SCIENCETM
checked on Jul 22, 2019
checked on Jul 19, 2019
Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.