Silicon Biosystems has developed a set of proprietary solutions called lab-on-a-chip technologies, targeted at miniaturized cell-biology testing. Silicon Biosystems exploits the microelectronics potential in order to produce miniaturized cellular biology laboratories.
The company manufactures state-of-the-art instruments using optical and electrooptical technology for scientific and industrial applications. Key target areas are: fluorescence microscopy and spectroscopy.
The company designs and fabricates vacuum equipment for thin film deposition in nanotechnology, renewable energy, telecommunications, micro electronics, optical instrumentation, and automotive. Their most important products are: Sputtering System, ARC-PVD System, PECVD System, In-line System, RIE System, E-Beam Thermal Evaporation, and Gas Sensor Testing System.
Kolzer manufactures and supplies vacuum treatment plants and is a market leader in the high-vacuum treatment field with over 900 units currently operating worldwide. Kolzer produces a complete range of machinery, offering different types of processes: metallization, sputtering, plasma and PE-CVD.
Producer of nanomaterial enhanced semifinished and finished products for applications in a number of fields such as structural sections, electrical devices, engine and aerospace components, consumer accessories, biomedical prosthesis.
Nano-Cat provides its industrial customers with nano-hybrid materials and is a complete-service provider and offers turn key solutions as well as solutions to specific tasks in the area of Energy, Health, Transport, Environmental, Defense, Security, and Space Sectors. The spectrum of services ranges from consulting in Materials engineering, production, applications support, all the way to materials characterization.
Founded in 2003, Organic Spintronics is a spin-off company of the Italian National Research Council. Organic Spintronics is not only focusing its research on spintronics, but also in development and commercialization of advanced nanomaterials; tools and systems for thin film deposition.
SCRIBA Nanotecnologie Srl is a knowledge-intensive company with expertise in nanofabrication and processing of multifunctional materials. Scriba Nanotecnologie also develops identification, anticounterfeit, security and health products based on nanotechnology.
The technology employed by Tethis for the production of nanostructured materials - nanostructured thin films - is based on a Pulsed Microplasma Cluster Source (PMCS) that was developed and patented by three of Tethis' co-founders.
Veneto Nanotech, the Italian Cluster of Nanotechnology, and IMAST, the Italian technological district on Engineering of polymeric and composite materials and structures, are organizing an annual competition - Nanochallenge - together with Polymerchallenge, an international business plan competition for the best project on nanotechnology and on advanced polymer-based materials.
(website in Italian) Nanodiagnostics is a scientific consulting firm in the areas of medicine, industry and ecology. Its main activity is the discovery and measurement of micro and nanoparticle in products, foods, pharamaceuticals, cosmetics etc.