Wafer manufactured in the Notre Dame CleanroomThe NDNF facilitates a wide range of cutting-edge research in fields that include high performance electronic devices, optical electronic processes, microelectromechanical systems, nanomagnetics, microfluidics, and bioengineering. Researchers include professors, postdocs, visiting summer students, and graduate and undergraduate students from departments across the university.

Two key users are the Notre Dame Center for Nano Science and Technology and the Center for Low Energy Systems Technology