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Electronics & electricity

Technical division - Electronics & electricity

IT, computers and data communication

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Vacuum technology

Advanced vacuum chamber. Photo: Gunnar Källersjö



The Technical Division

The Technical Division is a base resource for the comprehensive experimental research that is carried out at Fysikum, the Department of Physics. The division offers special competence in a number of technical fields like electronics, mechanical design and vacuum technology.

Server room at Fysikum, photo: Holger Motzkau
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Ultimaker 3 3D printer, foto: Patrik Löfgren
Tekniska avdelningen 3D-logotyp, foto: Patrik Löfgren
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SEM (Scanning Electron Microscope) image of a nano-scale Josephson junction
Plasma glow discharge in a magnetron sputter-505
AFM image of a Nb thin film

    High-performance computing / cluster support

    Since September 2019 on, Fysikum has a system developer with focus on high-performance computing. With this recruitment, the Technical Division can provide support for computing clusters.

    Other services by the Technical Division

    In addition to the main areas (listed in the left column of the page) the Technical Division offers services in many other fields, like
    - Accelerator technology (accelerator physics) and detectors
    - Clean room and the Nanofabrication Facility
    - Lab installations and lab infrastructure.

    Staff of the Technical Division

    The Technical Division consists of the division head, a technical staff of presently around 15, plus two persons working at the mechanical workshop.

    Technical Division puff


    Head of Technical Division

    Patrik Löfgren
    Phone:  08 5537 8893

    List of Contacts

    Requests for technical support

    Assistance on a smaller scale can be requested directly from the Technical Division. Contact one of the division staff members or the head of the division.

    Requests for technical support on a larger scale should be addressed to KTA, the Committee for the Technical Division, but you are welcome to first contact the head of the Technical Division to present and discuss your plans.

    Support from the mechanical workshop can be sought via the head of the workshop.

    Glossary / index

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    If you are not sure where to find help you can try to look for some of the terms in the glossary.