Acknowledging the Cleanroom

For publications,  recognition of support from the Yale University Cleanroom, as well as individual staff contributions may be formatted as such:

  • Acknowledgement: This work was made possible by the Yale University Cleanroom, a core facility supported by the Provost Office of Yale University.
  • We’d like to thank [Staff Member] for [Service or other contribution].

To share a publication on the cleanroom webpage provide a copy to Lauren McCabe.


Zhiliang Bai, Yanxiang Deng, Dongjoo Kim, Zhuo Chen, Yang Xiao, and Rong Fan, “An Integrated Dielectrophoresis-Trapping and Nanowell Transfer Approach to Enable Double-Sub-Poisson Single-Cell RNA Sequencing” ACS Nano 2020, XXXX, XXX, XXX-XXX

Faculty Groups and Researchers

Applied Physics

Charles AhnCharles Ahn (Laboratory Website)
John C. Malone Professor of Applied Physics, Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science, & Physics

Research Focus: Physical properties of novel complex oxide materials.

David MooreDavid Moore (Laboratory Website)
Assistant Professor of Physics

Research Focus: Experimental nuclear and particle physics, including tests of the fundamental nature of neutrinos, dark matter, and gravity.

Hui CaoHui Cao (Laboratory Website)
John C. Malone Professor of Applied Physics and of Physics

Research Focus: Understanding and controlling light transport, scattering, absorption, and amplification in complex photonic nanostructures.

Michael RooksMichael Rooks (Facility Website)
Senior Research Scientist in Applied Physics

Research Focus: Electron microscopy, atomic force microscopy, and electron-beam lithography.

Michel DevoretMichel Devoret (Laboratory Website)
Frederick W. Beinecke Professor of Applied Physics

Research Focus: Experimental solid state physics and understanding of quantum non-equilibrium physics of superconducting circuits.

Peter RakichPeter Rakich (Laboratory Website)
Associate Professor of Applied Physics and Physics

Research Focus: Experimental and theoretical aspects of quantum nonlinear optics and light-matter interactions.

Peter SchifferPeter Schiffer (Laboratory Website)
Frederick W. Beinecke Professor of Applied Physics

Research Focus: Novel magnetic materials and nanostructures and geometrically frustrated magnets.

Robert SchoelkopfRobert J. Schoelkopf (Laboratory Website)
Sterling Professor of Applied Physics and Physics

Research Focus: The development of superconducting devices for quantum information processing.

Biomedical Engineering

Anjelica GonzalesAnjelica Gonzales (Laboratory Website)
Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Research Focus: The development of biomaterials for investigating the influence of mediated signaling through adhesion molecules on cellular architecture.

Michael MakMichael Mak (Laboratory Website)
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Research Focus: Multiscale mechanobiology in cancer and development and the principles driving emergent mechanobiological phenomena.

Rong FanRong Fan (Laboratory Website)
Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Research Focus: Using single-cell analysis technology and systems biology to study cell-cell communication and cellular heterogeneity.

Stuart CampbellStuart Campbell (Laboratory Website)
Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering & Cellular and Molecular Physiology

Research Focus: The underlying mechanisms of genetic forms of heart disease. 

Themis KyriakidesThemis R. Kyriakides (Laboratory Website)
Associate Professor of Pathology & Biomedical Engineering

Research Focus: Molecular events that dictate the course of healing and inflammation following the implantation of biomaterials.

W. Mark SaltzmanW. Mark Saltzman (Laboratory Website)
Goizueta Foundation Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Chemical & Environmental Engineering & Physiology

Research Focus: Bio-compatible polymeric materials for the controlled delivery of drugs.

Chemical and Environmental Engineering

Menachem ElimelechMenachem Elimelech (Laboratory Website)
Roberto C. Goizueta Professor of Chemical & Environmental Engineering

Research Focus: Membrane-based processes for energy-efficient desalination and wastewater reuse.

Shu HuShu Hu (Laboratory Website)
Assistant Professor of Chemical & Environmental Engineering

Research Focus: Photo-synthetic electrochemical devices for converting sunlight, water, and air into fuel.

T. Kyle VanderlickT. Kyle Vanderlick (Laboratory Website)
Thomas E. Golden, Jr. Professor of Chemical & Environmental Engineering

Research Focus: Molecular engineering of structured surfaces and nanostructures.

Electrical Engineering

Fengnian XiaFengnian Xia (Laboratory Website)
Barton L. Weller Associate Professor in Engineering and Science

Research Focus: Light-matter interaction and photonic devices, carrier transport, and electronic devices.

Hong TangHong Tang (Laboratory Website)
Llewellyn West Jones, Jr. Professor of Electrical Engineering, Applied Physics & Physics

Research Focus: Nonlinear and quantum optics and superconducting detectors.

Jung HanJung Han (Laboratory Website)
William A. Norton Professor in Technological Innovation

Research Focus: Energy efficient solid state lighting, green energy harvesting, and next generation electronics.

Mark ReedMark A. Reed (Laboratory Website)
Harold Hodgkinson Professor of Electrical Engineering

Research Focus: Semiconductor nanowires and devices, quantum electron devices, transport phenomena in semiconductor  systems.

Tso-Ping MaTso-Ping Ma (Laboratory Website)
Raymond John Wean Professor of Electrical Engineering & Applied Physics

Research Focus: Semiconductor devices and CMOS technology for logic and memory applications.

Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

Jan SchroersJan Schroers (Laboratory Website)
Professor of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science

Research Focus: Micro & Nano Replication, MEMS Materials & Processes and Bio-Medical Applications.

Judy ChaJudy J. Cha (Laboratory Website)
Carol and Douglas Melamed Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science

Research Focus: Nanoscale materials for their novel electronic properties.

Science Departments

Charles SchmuttenmaerCharles A. Schmuttenmaer (Laboratory Website)
Professor of Chemistry

Research Focus: Electron transfer dynamics, photoelectrochemical cells, and transient photoconductivity of metal oxides.

Kanani LeeKanani Lee (Laboratory Website)
Associate Professor of Geology and Geophysics

Research Focus: Redox state of the earth’s mantle and melting in the earth’s deep interior.

Thierry EmonetThierry Emonet (Laboratory Website)
Associate Professor of Molecular, Cellular & Developmental Biology

Research Focus: Dynamical properties of biological systems and the molecular origin of behavior.

Yale Medical School

Abhijit PatelAbhijit Patel (Laboratory Website)
Associate Professor of Therapeutic Radiology

Research Focus: Innovative strategies to diagnose, characterize, and monitor cancer with the ultimate goal of improving patient outcomes.

Erdem KaratekinErdem Karatekin (Laboratory Website)
Associate Professor of Cellular and Molecular Physiology

Research Focus: Fusion and separation of biological membranes.

Nikhil MalvankarNikhil Malvankar (Laboratory Website)
Assistant Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry

Research Focus: Defining the mechanisms by which microbes interact with and manipulate their environment.