AMD has been set up as a commercial enterprise to fund programmes of development and related research in materials nanotechnology which are judged to offer practicable, effective routes to licensed technology and know-how which in turn can be taken profitably to market through a variety of commercial arrangements.
Ardent is a collaboration between Semefab, iSLI and the SMC and has been specifically created to provide the bridge between a biotechnology idea, and a marketable product, helping biotechnology businesses to grow through innovative work in microelectromechanical systems and nanotechnology.
BREC Solutions Limited is one of the leading consultancies in nanotechnology innovation. They offer services in research and development, information tracking, technology scouting, standardisation, and regulation briefings. They are part of the increasing number of stakeholder expert groups in nanotechnology where they represent their clients.
Cambridge Innovation Consulting (CamIn) is a high-tech consulting and expert network firm that provides analysis and advice on nanotech, biotech, cleantech and other emerging technologies. CamIn provides their clients in business, finance and industry with expert advice tailored specifically to their needs and sourced from high-tech experts from the world?s top research institutions. CamIn advise on strategic technology innovations, transactions, mergers & acquisitions and litigation. CamIn also develops long-term strategies that allow their clients to adapt to and profit from high-tech market trends. CamIn can provide expert solutions for any technology problem, packaged in an in-depth, easily digestible report.
The company's mission is to bring research and early-stage technology to market or application where it can be used to save energy, improve operational efficiency in industrial processes, provide environmental benefits through alternative energy or cleanup technology, aid in the provision of healthcare services, or simply where it is genuinely innovative.
The company provides a wide range of R&D and prototyping services. Core facilities include molecular beam epitaxy wafer growth, electron beam lithography, nano-imprint lithography, reactive ion etching and thin film deposition.
A service lab offering FIB (focused ion beam) and other microscopy services to NanoResearchers who do not have their own equipment - for the purposes of direct nano-fabrication of devices for test and analysis.