The Orientation Course consists of a four-hour class (8:00 AM to 1:45) and lab tours of the NanoLab (2:00 PM and 2:15 PM). A lunch break is scheduled from 12:00 till 1:00 PM. Lab tour groups are assigned on the day of class. You need permission to switch groups. The class is offered monthly.

What When, Where, How
Time Class and Lab Tour, 8:00 AM to ~ 3:00 PM

8:00 - 9:15

9:15 - 10:15

10:15 - 10:30

10:30 - 11:00


11:00 - 11:45

11:45 - 12:00

12:00 - 1:00

1:00 - 2:00





Coffee Break


Machine Shop


Lab Etiquette



Lab Tour Group 1

Lab Tour Group 2

Bill Flounders, NanoLab Executive Director

Bob Hamilton, NanoLab Equipment Manager


Neal Melton, Administrative Manager

Eric Chu, MS Coordinator

Alexander Proskurowski, Computer Systems Manager

Marilyn Kushner, Process Engineer


Process Engineering Team

Process Engineering Team

Process Engineering Team

Location 242 Sutardja Dai Hall (Unless specified), UC Berkeley main campus (map)
Sign up Send email to adminstaff at silicon dot eecs dot berkeley dot edu or call 809-8600. Provide the name of your adviser or supervisor, department or company name and status: graduate, postdoc, visiting scholar, faculty, staff or industrial affiliate.
Preparation Review the class handouts.
Questions NanoLab Front Desk 510-809-8600

2017 Lab Orientation Course Schedule
The Lab Orientation Course is held the third Thursday of every month in 242 Sutardja Dai Hall. (exceptions noted)