Brian Van Devener

Office Phone: (801) 581-6855

Lab Phone: (801) 587-3108


Hours: 8am-5pm

Brief Bio:

B.S. Chemistry (Chemical Physics), University of Utah, 2002

Ph.D. Chemistry (Physical Chemistry), University of Utah, 2009

Utah Nanofab, University Surface Scientist since 2009

Tool responsibilities:

Primary tool owner:

JEM 2800 Analytical S/TEM

Bruker Dimension Icon AFM


White light interferometer

Shared tool ownership:

Kratos Axis Ultra XPS / Auger (surface chemistry)

Lab responsibilities:

Supervisor, Surface Analysis and nano-scale Imaging (SAL) lab

Operation, maintenance, & training for all surface tools

Analytical services

Experimental design

Student lab aide mentor