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 :
CNRS-PMC, Laboratoire de Physique de la Matière Condensée, Palaiseau, France
Sheffield University, Centre for GaN Materials & Devices, Sheffield, UK
Sheffield University, Dept. of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Sheffield, UK
Manchester University, School of Physics and Astronomy, Manchester, UK
Lancaster University, Physics Dept., Lancaster, UK
Faculty of Technology and Maritime Sciences (TekMar), Toensberg, Norway
The Open University, Raanana, Israel
Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
Virginia Tech, 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., Dublin, Ireland
Institut National des Sciences Appliquées, Dept. Sciences et Genie des Materiaux (SGM), 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
Graphene-based Nanotechnology, University of Siegen, Germany
Ruhr Universität, Lehrstuhl für Angewandte Festkörperphysik, Bochum, Germany
Department of Micro & Nanosystem Techn., Faculty of Techn. & Maritime Sciences, Univ. College of SouthWest, Norway
Bonn Universität, Physikalisches Institut. Nussallee,Germany
Ljubljana University, Faculty of Chemistry and Chem. Tech, Slovenia
Maribor University, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Slovenia
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
CNR-ISMN, Ist. per lo Studio dei Materiali Nanostrutturati, Bologna, Italy