Advanced Micro and Nanosystems Lab (AMNL)

Based at the University of Toronto, the Advanced Micro and Nanosystems Laboratory (AMNL) is affiliated with Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Department of Computer Science. With a unifying theme centered upon the development and application of novel instruments and robotic systems and algorithms, AMNL’s research ranges from fundamental science to applied technologies and solutions to challenges in industries (e.g., healthcare and automotive).


Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
University of Toronto
5 King’s College Road
Toronto, Ontario
M5S 3G8

Areas of Expertise

Micro-nano robotic manipulation
Automation at micro-nanometer scales
Optical and electron microscopy
Precision instrumentation
Micro and nanodevices
Robotic cell surgery
Medical robotics
Cell mechanics


Research (Automation at micro-nanometer scales; Micro-nano robotic manipulation; Optical and electron microscopy; MEMS; Microfluidics; Precision Instrumentation; Robotic cell surgery; Nanomanufacturing)
Research Facilities, including the Toronto Nanofabrication Center (TNFC)

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Published: September 22, 2021

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