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Center for Nanoscale Materials


Become a CNM User!

The call for CNM user proposals is now open. Proposals are due on March 1, 2024

The Center for Nanoscale Materials (CNM) at Argonne is a DOE Office of Science user facility providing researchers from across the globe with world-class expertise and instrumentation for multidisciplinary nanoscience and nanotechnology research.

Academic, industrial and international researchers can access CNM through our user program for both nonproprietary and proprietary research. Access is provided at no cost to users for research that is in the public domain and intended for publication.

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Our researchers take an interdisciplinary approach to research, advancing their fields of study and providing users with world-class expertise.


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