The Micro/Nano Fabrication Center at the University of Arizona


Management & Staff

Omid Mahdavi |

Facility Manager. Omid has a solid research and manufacturing experience as a former Sr. technical contributor for Motorola, Burr Brown, and Texas Instruments prior to joining the Center as a Manager. He has been a consultant to industry on processing & quality improvements. He has authored/co-authored a number of publications and patents in semiconductor processing and nanofabrication.

Phone: (520) 621-9849, Fax: (520) 626-7877

Gregg Cure |

Maintenance Supervisor. Recipient of the 2009 Staff Excellence award. Gregg brings 25 years of industry experience. Before joining the Center, he was the site coordinator for SpeedFam-IPEC for both domestic and Southeast Asia operations. He is an avid scuba-diver and vacuum tube audiophile.

Phone: (520) 626-1987, Fax: (520) 626-7877


Steve Orozco |

Research Engineer. He has expertise operating and maintaing most of the Center's equipment with special expertise in dicing substrates. He is in charge of maintenance for the UHP water and waste treatement facilities. Steve has a degree in Electrical Engineering and is pursuing a master's degree in Optics at the University of Arizona.

Phone: (520) 626-1524, Fax: (520) 626-7877



Bethina Krogsgaard |

Business Manager at the Arizona Research Labs. Bethina handles most of the Center's business office related issues among her other duties at Arizona Research Lab's (ARL) business office. ARL is the umbrella under which the Center operates as a shared instrumentation core facility.

Phone: (520) 626-3720



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