LANS - Laboratory of Applied NanoSciences

The research unit LANS belongs to the COMATEC Institute of the HEIG-VD ("Haute Ecole d'Ingénierie et de Gestion du Canton de Vaud"), University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland.





    • Main activities & interests 
    • - Nanoscopy & Microscopy, Scanning Probe Microscopy (AFM/STM)
    • - Nano- & Microstructured Materials, Surface Treatment, Printing and Coating Technologies
    • - Nanocomposites, nanoparticle sizing, inks, inkjet printing, printable electronics
    • - Applied NanoSciences for smart packaging and security tags
    • - Technology Consulting & Laboratory Training





Prof. Dr. Silvia Schintke            Head, Professor at HEIG-VD





Dr. Lilia Castro Nicolli                 Materials Scientist, Scientific Collaborator at HEIG-VD





Eleonora Frau                            Physicist, Scientific Collaborator at HEIG-VD





Vladimir Sanchez                             Assistant, Bachelor Student in Microtechnical Engineering



Nathan Lovo                                     Master Student, Mechatronics



Stefan Del Rossi                               Bachelor Student in Microtechnical Engineering



Guillaume Oudet                              Bachelor Student in Microtechnical Engineering




  • The COMATEC-LANS at the international exhibition and trade fair EPHJ-EPMT-SMT 2018