LabTrek 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.
    • On demand, LabTrek designes and produces custom devices for industrial application.

The company is owned by

Prof. Giacomo Torzo  ( personal page )

Prof. Guido Pegna  ( personal page)

LabTrek is the european dealer of low-cost AFM:

  • FSM Nanoview 1000/2000  very low-cost, high resolution,  contact/non-contact AFM (optional:  MFM, EFM, Lateral force and Phase imaging)
  • NanoTutor SPM,  performing AFM, STM analysis and MicroLithography

A textbook on SPM:

Short introduction to SPM:
spm2017 ENG

List of our customers :

Sheffield University, Centre for GaN Materials & Devices, UK

Sheffield University, Dept. of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, UK

Manchester University, School of Physics and Astronomy, UK

Lancaster University, Physics Dept., UK

Universidad de Salamanca, Dpto. Física Aplicada, Spain

University College of Southwest, Faculty of Technology and Maritime Sciences (TekMar), Toensberg, Norway

The Open University, Raanana, Israel

Hebrew University of Jerusalem,Racah Institute of Physics, Israel

Virginia Tech University, Dept. of Science & Engineering, Blacksburg – VA, USA

Columbia University, Applied Physics & Applied Mathematics Dept., NY, USA

San Diego State University, Miami – FL, USA

McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada

The University of Queensland , Australia

Dublin City University, Physics Dept., Ireland

Institut National des Sciences Appliquées, Dept. Sciences et Genie des Materiaux, Rennes, Cedex, France

ZHAW Zürcher Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften School of Engineering , Winterthur, Switzerland

Lyceum Alpinum, Zuoz, Switzerland

Freiburg Universität, Institut für Geowissenschaften, Freiburg, Germany

Friedrich-Alexander Universität (FAU) Erlangen-Nurnberg, Germany

Siegen Universität, Graphene-based Nanotechnology,  Germany

Ruhr Universität, Lehrstuhl für Angewandte Festkörperphysik, Bochum, Germany

Bonn Universität, Physikalisches Institut. Nussallee,Germany

Ljubljana University, Faculty of Chemistry and Chem. Tech, Slovenia

Maribor University, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Slovenia

Hellenic Open University, School of Science & Technology, Patras, Greece

Università Ca Foscari, Dip. Chimica, Venezia, Italy

Università di Cagliari, Dip. Fisica, Italy

Politecnico di Torino, Dip. Scienza Applicata e Tecnologia, Italy

Università La Sapienza, Dip. Ingegneria, Roma, Italy

Università di Padova, Dip. Fisica e Astronomia, Italy

Università di Bologna, Dip. Fisica e Astronomia, Italy

Università di Udine, Dip. Scienze Matematiche Informatiche e Fisiche, Italy

CNRS-PMC, Laboratoire de Physique de la Matière Condensée, Palaiseau, France

CNR-ISMN, Ist. per lo Studio dei Materiali Nanostrutturati, Bologna, Italy