Nanotechnology in Texas – companies, research, and degree programs

Nanotechnology companies in Texas

Altogether there are 37 companies in Texas with a nanotechnology focus.
The company mass produces high quality graphene with a proprietary process.
Manufacturer of carbon nanotubes.
The company produces graphene.
NanoHybrids develops nanoparticle contrast agents for Photoacoustics, Optical Imaging, Microscopy, Molecular Diagnostic and Theranostic applications.
Manufacturer and supplier of nanoscale metal oxides, nitrides, carbides, diamond, carbon nanotubes for research and industry.
Nissan Chemical America Corporation produces colloidal silicas and metal oxide solutions for scratch-resistant coatings for eyeglass lenses, automobile clear coats, and many other plastic parts needing protective coatings. The company also produce high-purity colloidal silicas used in the production of polishing slurries for the semiconductor industry. Their colloidal silicas are also used in the manufacture of synthetic fibers and textiles.
Quantum Materials Corporation (QMC) is now commercializing a low cost quantum dot technology of a superior quality and characteristics. This revolutionary new quantum dot production technique, developed by Dr. Michael S. Wong and colleagues of William Marsh Rice University, Houston, TX., has been acquired under an exclusive, world-wide license. Our new synthesis method is mass producible using continuous flow technology processes developed in conjunction with Access2Flow microreactor technology. QMC's research and development group was instrumental in developing the new scaling-up process.
SES Research is the first manufacturer to provide commercial quantities of Carbon Nano materials. SES Research has been providing high quality Carbon Nano materials to the research community for over two decades. With orders as small as 100 milligrams and as large as 5 kilograms, SES Research is the largest supplier of Carbon Nano materials, often supplying other fullerene suppliers with their raw materials.
SkySpring Nanomaterials offers nano-sized powders, nanopowder dispersions, micro-sized powders and bulk materials in small quantity for researchers and in bulk order for industry groups.
The company provides metal nanopowders, oxides and sulfides nanopowders, and nanotubes to industry and researchers worldwide.
The company is a manufacturer of various nanomaterials.
Nanobiotechnology and Nanomedicine Companies
The company is focused on the use of fullerene carbon nanotubes for novel therapeutic applications specifically in the area of cancer treatment. The company's extensive carbon nanotube-related, worldwide intellectual property portfolio includes discoveries by the late Nobel Prize winner Dr Rick Smalley. The use of fullerene carbon nanotubes has the goal of solving two important problems for many cancer therapeutics, that of delivering large active agents into the desired location and of protecting normal tissue from the active agent during delivery.
The MicroTransponder, Inc. technology portfolio consists of a wireless micro-system that can interface with peripheral nerves and a host of biochemical micro/nano- sensors.
The company manufactures the Bio-Assembler, a device for culturing cells in three-dimensions by magnetic levitation. The Bio-Assembler combines nanoparticle based Nanoshuttle-PL with designed magnetic fields needed to levitate cells and provide the 3D cell growth environment.
NanoHybrids develops nanoparticle contrast agents for Photoacoustics, Optical Imaging, Microscopy, Molecular Diagnostic and Theranostic applications.
NanoMedical Systems (NMS) is a startup company, which will commercialize the patented research of Dr. Mauro Ferrari at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston, a sponsored research site and a source of licensed IP for NMS. The company's Personalized Molecular Drug-delivery System (PMDS) is a small drug delivery device that is implanted subcutaneously (just under the skin) for slow and consistent release of a therapeutic agent over many weeks or months. A nanochannel delivery system (nDS) embodied on a silicon chip regulates the flow of therapeutic molecules.
Develops a therapeutic medical device which incorporates a new class of microparticles/nano-shells to selectively destroy solid tumors.
Savara is is an inhalation drug development company developing next generation respiratory therapeutics utilizing its proprietary NanoCluster dry-powder formulation technology.
Developed and manufactures a novel, biomaterial which utilizes hydrogel nanoparticles which aggregate to form a material of varying strength and elasticity which has extensive medical application including wound management and burn care, tissue regeneration and drug delivery devices.
Nanotechnology Products, Applications & Instruments Companies
Advanced Nano-Coatings, Inc is a producer of high performance, VOC (volatile organic compounds), compliant epoxy coatings to protect wood, steel and concrete buildings and structures. ANC Multifunctional Coating is a high performance, 100% solid, multifunctional epoxy coating with many uses including the encapsulation of asbestos, marine applications, power generation, gas transmission, and wastewater treatment facilities.
A scientific instrument company formed to supply the carbon nanotube community with unique, specialized optical instrumentation for sample characterization.
Authentication and anti-counterfeit technology.
The Company has researched and patented a novel 3D energy conversion architecture named the DECTM Cell, based on nano-scale porous silicon.
The company's experience in sub-micron and nano tool machine design, early stage tool development, prototyping and nanotechnology equipment design along with the requisite high level of Engineering Analysis provides the complete skill set for partnering with many clients who are focused on core technologies and intellectual property for nanotechnology tools.
CurTran manufactures LiteWire, carbon nanotube wire conductors as a technology to directly replace copper and other metallic wires.
The company has created precise molecule traps, opening up a new avenue of MOF design. Using a trapping method reminiscent of the biomimetic recognition employed by receptors in nature, single molecule traps were structured to strengthen the interaction with confining material without the permanence of a chemical reaction. framergy provides Metal Organic Frameworks and single molecule traps as a reliable, high-volume, high-quality, low cost product for clean energy and other applications.
Frontier NanoSystems is commercializing an advanced additive, high productivity manufacturing technology that can efficiently produce ultra-high performance materials, including metals/alloys/superalloys, ceramics/electroceramics and semiconductors and integrate them into high-value products with applications in the microelectronics, aerospace, energy, transportation, oil and gas, and other industry sectors.
Developed a non-vacuum nanomaterial-based deposition processes optimized for its proprietary FASST manufacturing technology for thin-film CIGS photovoltaics.
The company manufactures a complete line of sputtering systems with reactive sputtering, co-sputtering and combinatorial sputtering, PECVD tools, RIE and Deep RIE systems along with thermal and e-beam evaporators, and single wafer megasonic cleaners.
Founded on commercial agreements with Rice University and the University of Houston, NanoRidge has exclusive licenses for the use of technologies focused on applications of carbon nanotubes and other nanoparticles for production and sales of advanced nanomaterials.
Develops a full portfolio of nanoscale metal inks for printable electronics applications.
Xitronix Corporation is a leader in the development and implementation of high precision Photo-Reflectance metrology equipment for the worldwide semiconductor device manufacturing process control market. The breakthrough process control capability provided by Xitronix' Photo-Reflectance technology is essential to the volume manufacture of nanoelectronics at the 45 nm node and beyond.
Nanotechnology Services & Intermediaries
Applied Nanotech Holdings, Inc. is a research and development company with the goal to develop a portfolio of recurring revenue streams by licensing their intellectual property to others.
A technology development company that develops scientific and engineering concepts and takes the resulting innovations to the marketplace. Innovation areas include nanomaterials.
Fluid microdispensing for micro and nanotechnology applications.
A technology R&D and commercialization company. Capabilities include nanostructured materials development.
Systems and Materials Research Corporation (SMRC) specializes in materials and technology development for the purpose of commercialization. Areas of expertise include nanocomposite formulation/prototyping and nanocomposites/nanoputties/nanofluids.
A market research and consulting firm for all things microscopy and imaging technologies including applications for biotechnology and nanotechnology.

Nanotechnology research organizations in Texas

There are 46 university and college research labs in Texas with a nanotechnology focus.
There are 1 initiatives and networks in Texas with a nanotechnology focus.
There are 9 degree programs in Texas with a nanotechnology focus.
Here is a complete list of all non-commercial nanotechnology organizations in Texas, sorted alphabetically.
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