New frontiers

OAI in research

OAI continues to be in the forefront of the latest technology and supports the efforts of our cutting edge scientists. Our equipment is used daily in R&D, in institutes,  universities and companies worldwide which are pursuing unique research and advance studies in the field of Semiconductors, Large Area Displays, MEMS, Solar and Photovoltaic Technology, Microfluidics and Nanoimprint. Listed below are a few of the published research papers and the researchers who use OAI’s equipment in their work. We invite those other researchers using OAI equipment to include your study materials on our website. In our “New Frontiers” section, scientists from around the globe can view your ideas. A unique forum for peer-to-peer exchanges with experts around the world.

Please submit your papers here.

Travel Grant Program

For over four decades, OAI has earned a reputation as a top-tier provider of precision lithography equipment in MEMS, Microfluidics, Nanotechnology and Semiconductor markets.  e have been a committed supporter of R&D in these areas of study at universities worldwide. Over the years OAI has developed equipment to meet the special requirements of researchers. Now, OAI is taking research support one step further. We are offering a limited number of Travel Grants to students presenting their research that was conducted using OAI equipment in the university lab. We review applications and present travel grants on a quarterly basis.

To apply, please read the criteria below and submit your application to:

Charles Turk –

OAI Travel Grant Criteria:

1.      Applicant must have used an OAI System for their research
2.      Applicant must be presenting a paper or poster at a recognized, published event
3.      Amount of travel grant is limited to $350-$500
4.      Limit of 2 grants per university, per year
5.      Acknowledgement & description of OAI equipment shall be used in paper and/or on poster
6.      Permission is granted for OAI to post your paper on the OAI website

We are looking forward to hearing from you and receiving your applications. It is OAI ’s goal to continue our support and acknowledgement of your research and contributions in technology.

Note: Criteria subject to change without notice

OAI equipment is used in universities around the globe

Akron University
Arizona State University
California State University Northridge
Carlton University – Canada
Changchun Institute – China
Cheng Sui University – Taiwan
City College of New York
Clemson University
College of the Canyons
Ecole des Technologies – Canada
Ecole Polytechnique – Canada
Ecole Superieur – Canada
EGE University – Turkey
Florida International University
Florida State University
Georgia Institute of Technology
Harvard University
Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Kong
Howard University
Huafan University – Taiwan
Indiana University
Istanbul Technical University – Turkey
ITRI – Taiwan
ITT – India
Izmir Yusek – Turkey
John Hopkins University
Kansas State University
Loayang Institute – China
Louisiana State University
Marshall University
McGill University – Canada
MIT – Lincoln Labs
Mount Holyoke College
Nanyang University
NASA – Ames
National Cheng Kung University – Taiwan
National Chiao Tung University – Taiwan
National Chung Hsing University – Taiwan
National Taiwan University – Taiwan
National Technical University – Singapore
National Tsing Hua University – Taiwan
National Un Yat-Sen University Taiwan
New Jeon Institute of Technology – Taiwan
Norfolk State University
NSYSU – Taiwan
New York State University – Buffalo
Portland State University
Prairie View A & M University
Rensellaer Polytechnical Institue
Santa Clara University
Simon Fraser University – Canada
South Taiwan University – Taiwan
Stanford University
State University of New York – Buffalo
State University of New York – Stonybrook
Sunnybrook Medical Center – Canada
Taiwan University – Taiwan
Tam Kang University – Taiwan
Tamkang University – Taiwan
Tampere University – Finland
Temple University
Texas A&M
Tamkang University – Taiwan
Tianjun University – China
Trinity College – Ireland
Tsinghua University – China
Tufts University
Tulane University
Tuskegee University
University de Sherbrooke – Canada
University of Alberta – Canada
University of Arkansas
University Of California Berkeley
University of California Davis
University of California Merced
University of California San Diego
University of Colorado
University of Dayton
University of Delaware
University of Dundee – Scotland
University of Hawaii
University of Idaho
University of Illinois
University of Iowa
University of Mannheim – Germany
University of Massachusetts
University of Missouri at Columbia
University of Missouri at Rola
University of Notre Dame
University of Oregon
University of Ottowa – Canada
University of Pennsylvania
University of Puerto Rico
University of Quebec – Canada
University of Rhode Island
University of Rochester
University of Southern California
University of San Diego
University of Science – Malaysia
University of SW Louisiana
771 Institute – China
University of Tasmania – Australia
University of Texas
University of Toronto – Canada
University of Utah
University of Victoria – Canada
University of Virginia
Washington State University
Yale University