Welcome to LabTrek srl

Educational experiments for advanced Physics Lab
Low-cost NanoTechnology Laboratory
Design and Production of Exhibits for Science Museums


LabTrek srl is a small firm, born as spin-off of Bologna and Padova universities, to share the experience acquired in teaching courses of Physics Lab.

LabTrek designes and produces experimental apparatuses for advanced Physics Lab.

On demand, LabTrek designes and produces exhibits for Science Centers.

    LabTrek is the european dealer of :

  • NanoTutor SPM, a low-cost educational Atomic Force Microscope, able to perform AFM, STM analysis and MicroLithography
  • FSM Nanoview-1000 a low-cost, high resolution contact/non-contact AFM


Scanning Probe Microscopy (SPM) for research and education

NanoTutor SPM: an AFM with self-made tips and with Tunneling and Force lithography features


  • Scanning Force Microscope (SFM)
  • Scanning Tunneling Microscope (STM)
  • Spectroscopy and Microlithography SPM
  • User-friendly interface
  • Easy replaceable probes
  • Self-made tips by chemical etching with automated procedure
  • Scanner: 70x70x10 microns
  • Operating system : Windows XP/7


FSM Nanoview-1000: the cheapest high resolution AFM


  • Scan head offers a strong anti-vibration performance
  • Precision laser detection and probe alignment device make laser adjustment simple and easy;
  • Scan by sample.
  • High-accuracy and wide range sample positioning allow to scan the area of interest ;
  • Top view optical microscope for laser alignement and sample positioning.
  • Scanners : 10 x 10 um, 20×20 um or 50×50 um
  • Resolution: Lateral  0.2 nm ,  Vertical 0.05 nm
  • Images:   512×512 px
  • Modes: Contact, Tapping, Friction, Phase, EFM, MFM
  • Scan speed:  0.6Hz – 4 Hz
  • Max sample dimensions: φ<90 mm H<20 mm
  • Operating system : Windows XP/7/8/10