Contact

NCF Staff and Contact Information

Name Title Phone Email Location
Antonio DiVenere Director, Nanotechnology Core Facility (312) 996-2967 adivene@uic.edu ncfadmin@uic.edu ERF 3064,            842 W. Taylor St
Seyoung An Lab Manager, Nanotechnology Core Facility (312) 355-1259 syan11@uic.edu ncftech@uic.edu ERF 3064,             842 W. Taylor St
Tejumade Durowade Graduate Research Assistant (312) 996-2018 tdurow3@uic.edu ERF 3064,             842 W. Taylor St
Tara Foroozan Graduate Research Assistant (312) 996-0827 tforoo2@uic.edu ERF 3064,             842 W. Taylor St
Xiaowei Wang Graduate Research Assistant (312) 996-2018 xwang272@uic.edu ERF 3064,            842 W. Taylor St
Yu (Daniel) Wen Graduate Research Assistant (312) 996-0827 ywen20@uic.edu ERF 3064,            842 W. Taylor St
Chen Wang Graduate Research Assistant (312) 996-0827 cwang214@uic.edu ERF 3064,            842 W. Taylor St

Location

Location

Nanotechnology Core Facility (NCF)

Room 3064, Engineering Research Facility
842 W. Taylor St.
Chicago, IL 60607-7022

The NCF is open to all users Monday-Friday 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM (excluding university holidays).

These hours will ensure that facility staff is present in the event of an emergency.  Short-term exceptions to this policy must be approved by the Lab Manager or the Facility Director.  Users who want to work regularly outside the normal facility hours must follow the Extended Access policy.

Other Helpful Phone Numbers

Clean rooms – 312-413-9159
Basement (ERF B21) – 312-413-2112
Packaging Lab (ERF 3024) – 312-355-3468

842 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL, USA

Directions

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We are looking forward to your visit to the Nanotechnology Core Facility at the University of Illinois at Chicago!

If these directions are unclear, feel free to contact NCF staff and we will provide any further assistance that you may require.

From O’Hare International Airport (ORD) (estimated drive time: one hour)
Take 190 East to 90 East (Kennedy Expressway) for approximately 16 miles. Take the Taylor/Roosevelt exit and go west on Taylor. Your will see the multilevel parking structure on your right where guests can park their vehicles. NCF is located on the third floor of The Engineering Research Facility (ERF), located on the Northwest corner of Halsted and Taylor, just across the street from the parking garage.
Or take CTA Blue Line to UIC-Halsted. (Estimated subway ride: 50 minutes) Exit the train and walk ~1.5 blocks south on Halsted to Taylor St. NCF is located on the third floor of The Engineering Research Facility (ERF), located on the Northwest corner of Halsted and Taylor, just across the street from the parking garage.

From Midway Airport (MDW) (estimated drive time: 30-40 minutes)
Take I-55 North (Stevenson Expressway) to 90/94 North (Dan Ryan Expressway). Take the Taylor/Roosevelt exit and go west on Taylor. Your will see the multilevel parking structure on your right where guests can park their vehicles. NCF is located on the third floor of The Engineering Research Facility (ERF), located on the Northwest corner of Halsted and Taylor, just across the street from the parking garage.
Or take CTA Orange Line to Chicago Loop. (Estimated subway ride: 45 minutes) At Clark/Lake transfer to Blue line. Take Blue Line to UIC-Halsted using any train headed away from O’Hare. Exit the train and walk ~1.5 blocks south on Halsted to Taylor St. NCF is located on the third floor of The Engineering Research Facility (ERF), located on the Northwest corner of Halsted and Taylor, just across the street from the parking garage.

From the Western Suburbs
Take 290 East (Eisenhower Expressway). As you near the city, stay in the right lanes and follow 90/94 to Indiana (Dan Ryan Expressway). Take the Taylor/Roosevelt exit and go west on Taylor. Your will see the multilevel parking structure on your right where guests can park their vehicles. NCF is located on the third floor of The Engineering Research Facility (ERF), located on the Northwest corner of Halsted and Taylor, just across the street from the parking garage.

Directions to ERF 3064
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