Microfabrication Shared Facility
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MFF is a campus shared facility, largely managed within the Michigan Tech Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Facilities are located on the fourth floor of the Minerals and Materials Engineering Building (M&M).

Chito Kendrick is the managing director of the Microfabrication Shared Facility. The facility contact email is microfabrication@mtu.edu.

Chito Kendrick

Chito Kendrick

  • Managing Director, Microfabrication Facility/Instructor
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Paul L. Bergstrom

  • Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Affiliated Professor, Materials Science and Engineering

Areas of Interest

  • Micro-electromechanical systems
  • Micromachining materials and process technologies
  • Inertial pressure
  • Nanoscaled technologies enabling banoelectronic devices
  • Technologies for the monolithic integration of sensors and actuators with electronics

Daniel R. Fuhrmann

  • Department Chair, Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Dave House Professor in Computer Engineering

Areas of Interest

  • Signal processing
Lisa Hitch

Lisa Hitch

  • Business Manager and Technical Communications Specialist


  • Executive assistant to the chair
  • Oversees Department finances
  • Coordinates Department communications and marketing including publications and website
  • Assists faculty with research proposals and project account administration
  • Coordinates and oversees faculty and staff searches, reappointments, and promotion and tenure processes
  • Assists with new faculty and staff orientation
  • Space Coordinator for department