10 Angstroms is dedicated to bringing innovative systems and equipment to the nanotechnology R&D market. The company provides both sales representation and service for advanced instrumentation companies.

3D Systems Manufactures nanocomposite plastic materials (Accura® Bluestone SL).

3DIcon The CSpace Volumetric Imaging System (static volume display technology) is the company's flagship technology that is being rapidly developed. CSpace uses a clear volumetric image space within which invisible nano-size up-conversion material is dispersed. A volumetric 3D image is rendered when invisible laser beams are precisely directed into the image space, exciting the nano-materials to emit visible light and thus display a full color, volumetric image.

3DM The firm commercializes a family of self-assembling nanoscale scaffolds called PuraMatrix. 3DM's materials assemble upon injection into nanofibers, serving as a scaffold for tissue regeneration.

3M Corp. Develops and manufactures a window film for the automotive industry based on nano-carbon polyester.

3rd Tech Offers a nanomanipulator system which enhances the power of Scanning Probe Microscopes (SPMs) with force feedback and advanced 3D computer graphics.

454 Life Sciences The company is commercializing novel instrumentation and services for rapidly and comprehensively conducting high-throughput nucleotide sequencing, with specific application to the sequencing of whole genomes and ultra-deep sequencing of target genes.

4Wave Providing complete solutions for optical and thin film processing needs including miniature optical components and assemblies; design and manufacture custom vacuum systems and assemblies; unique thin-film deposition and etching techniques.

A & A Company The company specializes in thermal spray coatings and nano thermal spray coating using custom designed metal, ceramic, cermet and hard faced materials.

A123Systems high power battery technology is based on new highly active nanoscale materials.

Abeam Technologies develops simulation software used in maskmaking and microelectronic industry; including an application to convert a SEM into a nanolithography tool.

Abraxis The company's nab™ drug delivery technology uses albumin nanoparticles to deliver drugs into tumors.

Accelergy With expertise in advanced materials R&D, technology and software development, and industrial process development, Accelergy is providing research and development capabilities and the process of advanced materials commercialization for the energy markets.

Accelr8 Technology Corporation is a developer of innovative materials and instrumentation for advanced applications in medical diagnostics, basic research, drug discovery, and bio-detection. Accelr8 is developing a new diagnostic platform, the BACcelr8r™, based on its proprietary surface coatings, assay processing, and detection technologies.

Accelrys Nanotechnology software tools enhancing nanotechnology R&D in a plethora of applications, such as nanoelectronics, devices, displays, coatings, drug delivery and nanocomposite materials.

Access Pharmaceuticals Access' lead anticancer program is ProLindac™ applies the principals of nanoparticulate prodrugs to enhance the delivery of a platinum drug to tumors.

Accium offers laboratory services based on its Accelerator Mass Spectrometry platform used to detect 14C/12C ratios which provided 1,000 times more sensitivity than the most sensitive method available today such as LC/MS. It is now possible to trace biomolecule delivery in healthy subjects with low attomole (10-18M) sensitivity.

Accurel A provider of advanced Failure Analysis, Microscopy, and FIB Circuit Edit Services.

Acrymed Manufacturer of SilvaGard, a silver nanoparticle antimicrobial surface treatment for medical devices.

Aculon specializes in inventing and commercializing unique molecular-scale surface and interfacial coatings leveraging nanotechnology discoveries made at Princeton University. From electronic device and component manufacturing to industrial metal finishing to consumer appliances and electronics, Aculon adds value through nano-scale surface modification that delivers superior performance, process simplification and favorable economics.

Acusphere The company has developed a proprietary formulation technology called HDDS that converts drugs that do not dissolve well in water, or hydrophobic drugs, into microparticles or nanoparticles of the drug embedded in small microspheres, such that the drug can more rapidly dissolve in water.

ADA Techonologies develops and commercializes technology; the portfolio includes Carbon Nanotube (CNT) Metrology, Purification and Separation.

Adaptive Materials, Inc. is the leader in the development of portable power made from solid oxide fuel cell technology.

Ade Metrology, inspection and process control applications.

Advance Nanotech Identifies patented, patent-pending and proprietary technologies at leading universities and funds the additional development of such technologies in exchange for the exclusive rights to commercialize any resulting products.

Advance Reproductions Corporation is one of the largest high precision photomasking and phototooling service organizations in the United States.

Advanced Battery Technologies The Company's core competence centers around its proprietary technology on polymer lithium battery cells including nanoscale battery material.

Advanced Diamond Solutions is currently engaged in a number of innovative projects related to the development of thermionic solar cells using amorphous diamond nanostructures.

Advanced Diamond Technologies (ADT) is a leader in developing and applying diamond for industrial, electronic, and medical applications. For the microscopy market, ADT makes NaDiaProbes™, AFM probes made entirely out of diamond, which last 100 times longer than SiN probes. NaDiaProbes are available in conductive diamond, dynamic and contact modes. ADT also sells UNCD Wafers, available as diamond-on-Silicon (DoSi) and diamond-on-oxide (DOI) wafers. UNCD Wafers are for MEMS development, nano imprint lithography applications and other wafers scales applications where the superior properties of diamond may be leveraged. ADT is a World Economic Forum 2007 Technology Pioneer, chosen for a 2007 Frost & Sullivan award and a winner of a 2008 R&D 100 Award.

Advanced Electron Beams (AEB) enables the green factory of the future by making sustainable manufacturing possible and profitable. AEB's compact electron beam emitters replace thermal and chemical processes for cleaner, more efficient, lower-cost manufacturing. For industries such as pharmaceutical, medical devices, food and beverage, printing, and plastics, AEB emitters sterilize products and packaging, improve the performance of plastics and other materials, cure inks and coatings and eliminate pollution.

Advanced Energy Industries develops innovative power and control technologies that enable high-growth, plasma thin-film manufacturing processes worldwide, including semiconductors, flat panel displays, data storage products, solar cells, architectural glass, and other advanced product applications.

Advanced Fibers & Powders AFP manufactures specialty metal oxide nanopowders and liceses/sells process reactor technologies for third party ceramic powder manufacturing operations.

Advanced Liquid Logic Digital microfluidics is a lab-on-a-chip approach based on direct, programmable micromanipulation of nanoliter volume droplets using electrical fields. Digital microfluidics enables complex, multi-step liquid handling protocols to be flexibly, scalably, and cost effectively implemented.

Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) One of the leading microprocessor manufacturers, the company is developing and manufacturing sub-100 nm processor designs.

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.

Advanced Optical Technologies is committed to world-class research and development in a variety of areas in physical optics such as design and characterization of nanostructured optical coatings and polymer films.

Advanced Surface Microscopy An independent analytical/contract research laboratory providing analytical services, research and consulting to developers, producers and users of advanced materials and devices.

Advanced Technologies and Regenerative Medicine (ATRM) The company's mission is to transform medical devices and therapies through technological innovation. ATRM scientists focus on regenerative medicine, drug and biologic device combination products, and implantable devices. ATRM is an affiliate of Johnson & Johnson.

Advanced Thin Films, Inc. offers unique and state of the art capabilities to deposit various metallic and metal oxide coatings by thermal evaporation and magnetron sputtering techniques. The company specializes in designing optical coatings for just about any application.

AdvanceTEC is a design/build cleanroom and process systems contractor working within the microelectronics, biotech, semiconductor, medical, food, and pharmaceutical industries

Advion BioSciences Develops and to markets a novel, automated chip-based technology for mass spectrometry users with the microfluidics chip containing an array of nanoelectrospray nozzles.

AEgis Technologies Group has 20 years experience in providing advanced technology and expert consulting services to industries throughout the world. AEgis is involved in a range of projects including nanotechnology, directed energy, micro photonics, training simulation development, 3D imagery terrain geospatial services, and systems engineering.

AeonClad Coatings is a specialty formulation company with expertise in plasma coating for medical devices and other specialty products. For nanotechnology innovators in healthcare and industry who require precise, reproducible methods for nanocoating a variety of substrates, AeonClad Coatings offers a proprietary pulsed plasma deposition process.

Aerotech Manufacturer of precision motion control and positioning systems and components including automated nanopositioners, linear and rotary and lift stages, brushless linear and rotary servomotors and drives, single- and multi-axis motion controllers.

Affymetrix GeneChip microarray technology is the industry-standard tool for analyzing complex genetic information. The GeneChip solution consists of oligonucleotide arrays, instruments to process and analyze the arrays, and software tools to manage and mine the data.

AG Semiconductor is one of the largest suppliers in the world of used semiconductor manufacturing equipment. The company specializes in semiconductor front-end manufacturing equipment acquired from leading chip manufacturers.

Agave BioSystems harnesses the extreme specificity and sensitivity of biological systems to build unique and useful nanoscale engineered devices and systems for diagnostic and analyical applications.

Abbie Gregg, Inc. (AGI) provides engineering and consulting services for semiconductor, flat panel display, MEMS, nano and biotechnology, and microelectronics industries and laboratories

AgileNano The company developed Agilezorb, a revolutionary nanotechnology-based compressible energy absorbing liquid. Agilezorb is fundamentally different than foams and other competing technologies; absorbing energy on a near molecular scale instead of relying on the mechanical properties of solid materials.

Agilent Technologies Agilent's nanotechnology instruments allow to image, manipulate, and characterize a wide variety of nanoscale behaviors – electrical, chemical, biological, molecular, and atomic.

Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. The Advanced Materials group of AirProducts manufactures nanoparticle dispersions.

 AirNatech Holdings The group's purpose is to finance, structure, control and grow Bridgehead Group's global operations in the air conditioning, refrigeration, and related nanotechnology industries. 800 Fifth Avenue, Suite 29F, New York City, 10021

AJA International The company develops physical vapor deposition (PVD) tools.

Akonni Biosystems is a molecular diagnostics (MDx) company that develops, manufactures, and markets integrated molecular diagnostic systems.

Akrion is a leading supplier of advanced surface preparation systems used in the manufacture of semiconductor and related devices. Our systems are used in numerous steps during the manufacturing process to remove contaminants from the surface of the silicon wafers on which these devices are built.

Aktiv-Dry provides dry powder processing solutions for the vaccine, pharmaceutical, and biotechnology industries.The company's process technology uses supercritical carbon dioxide to form micro- and nanoscale particles of thermally sensitive compounds.

ALD NanosolutionsThe company commercializes atomic layer deposition technology to solve materials problems in a wide variety of industries.

Alexium was founded to commercialize a reactive surface treatment process originally developed by the U.S. Air Force. Among other products, the company has developed the Cleanshell process which encapsulates fabric fibers with a nanoscopic coating to protect the entire fabric.

Alfa Aesar A global supplier of nanomaterials.

Alien Technology has developed a nanotechnology based manufacturing system that is expected to dramatically reduce the manufacturing cost of many kinds of electronic products. Alien's proprietary Fluidic Self Assembly (FSA) process helps to addresses key problems facing manufacturers of Radio Frequency tags including the high cost and limits to production capacity.

Alio An innovator in nano technology motion systems and precision design, the company has developed linear and rotary stage lines as well as a series of standard and custom high-resolution air bearing stages for nano-precision applications.

Alis A provider of next-generation, atomic-level microscopes for the global semiconductor, life sciences and materials sciences industries.

Allegiance NanoSolutions provides analytical testing & consulting services for emerging nano and micro technology based products. The company's facilities help start ups, mid sized & large commercial & industrial entities as well as government organizations throughout North America with analytical testing solutions. Allegiance NanoSolutions also supports a broad spectrum of nanotechnology based research programs for private industry and government organizations.

Alliance Test Equipment is a trusted source providing sales, rentals and leasing of refurbished electronic test and measurement equipment to the R&D, manufacturing and quality assurance industries. A commitment to product selection, competitive prices and dedicated customer service is our hallmark. We carry a full range of used test equipment from manufacturers such as Advantest, Agilent / HP, Ando, Anritsu, Fluke, Keithley, Lecroy, Rohde & Schwarz and Tektronix.

Allomet Producing and marketing a novel family of sintered composite pseudoalloys with CVD coating of nanolayers.

Allwin21 The company provides seminconductor equipment, services and technical support in the Semiconductor, MESM, Biomedical, Nanotechnology, and Solar Cell industries.

Alpha Innotech The company combines instruments, reagents and bioinformatics software to offer integrated modular technology platforms for functional genomics, proteomics and cell analysis markets.

Alpha Nanomaterials The company is a supplier of nano-level (0.2 nm – 20nm) powders, colloidal gels and solutions with Gold (Au), Silver (Ag), Platinum (Pt) and Copper (Cu), as well as nano metal oxides such as Titanium Dioxide (TiO2) and Zinc Oxide (ZnO).

Alphabet Energy, Inc. is commercializing a breakthrough, inexpensive waste heat recovery technology developed at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Their revolutionary thermoelectric approach and materials platform, based on nanotechnology, is the only of its kind that lends itself to massive scale at low cost.

AlphaSniffer LLC has developed a highly-sensitive biosensor for detection of trace amounts (pg/mm2) of bacteria, viruses, proteins, nucleic acids, antibodies and other biological and chemical agents in real-time. The unique patented biosensor design relies upon the common path interferometric detection principle in combination with the surface plasmon resonance effect.

Altair Nanotechnologies, Inc. Manufacturer of proprietary nanomaterials and nano-based products.

Altogen Biosystems develops polymer-, lipid-, and dendrimer-based transfection technology by applying expertise in molecular biology, combinatorial chemistry, and cell biology.

Altos Design Automation  is an EDA company that provides ultra fast characterization technology to address key nanometer challenges such as low power, yield and process variation.

Aluminastic The company develops and manufactures aluminum nanocomposite materials that offer advantages over existing aluminum alloys.

AMAG Pharmaceuticals A developer of superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles used in pharmaceutical products.

Ambion Manufacturer of SPM/AFM systems.

Ambit Corporation Positioning technology and systems for carbon nanotube and nanowire applications.

AMCOL International is a supplier of specialty minerals. The Corporation is positioned to capitalize on a proprietary technology that disperses nanoscale particles of chemically modified clays into plastic resins, improving strength, heat stability and barrier properties.

American Biotech Labs The company has developed its patented SilverSol Technology™ which works by catalytic action, not by chemical action and is used in the manufacture of nanosilver products and applications. ABL's product lines currently include dietary supplements, government approved hospital and home disinfectants and a new wound care product for animals.

American Elements Manufacturer of advanced and engineered materials including ultra high purity refining (99.9999%) and nanoparticles.

American Superconductor AMSC has developed a nanotechnology-based manufacturing technique that delivers an immediate 30% increase in the electric current carrying capability of the companys second generation (2G) high temperature superconductor (HTS) wire. The comapny is using another nanotechnology surface treatment technique in its 2G HTS wire production.

Ameridia Develops and manufactures nanofiltration systems.

Amgen Amgen's heritage in cutting-edge molecular biology has led the development of protein therapeutics.

Amphibian Systems The company provides advanced exposure tools, instruments, metrology systems, and prototype equipment for research in areas of photoresist materials, optical components testing, immersion fluids, and advanced lithographic development. It has developed lithography tools for research into materials and processes extending toward the 32nm device generations.

Amprius Amprius' silicon nanowire technology enables a 10x improvement in anode capacity vs. current state-of-the-art carbon anodes, and increases battery cell capacity by 40% and beyond.

Albany Molecular Research AMRI is a chemistry-based drug discovery, development and manufacturing company, focusing on small molecule prescription drugs.

Amtech Systems The company is a global supplier of production and automation systems and related supplies for the manufacture of solar cells, semiconductors, and silicon wafers.

AnaSpec, Inc. is a leading provider of integrated proteomics solutions for worldwide life science research. With a vision for innovation through synergy, AnaSpec offers expertise in three primary technologies: peptides, detection reagents, and combinatorial chemistry. AnaSpec carries a broad product line of biochemicals and reagents for basic research, high-throughput screening and drug discovery. In conjunction, AnaSpec provides premier custom services including peptide synthesis, antibody production, and assay development.

Anasys Instruments Develops and builds instruments and probes that enable nanoscale thermal characterization. The Company's technology and products are being used to address metrology and analysis challenges in the polymers, pharmaceuticals, data-storage, and advanced-materials markets.

Anatech USA delivers high vacuum systems with graphic state-of-the-art, 'Touch-Panel' intuitive control packages. Every effort is made to tailor the system to meet your needs and budget requirements. Thin Film Deposition equipment for metals and dielectrics, using Planar Magnetron sources powered by DC and/or RF supplies. Electron Beam and Thermal Resistance source systems are also available. Gas Plasma vacuum systems with quartz or aluminum chambers. Systems are designed to clean at the molecular level, activate surfaces or etch surfaces.


Anchor Semiconductor, Inc. is a pioneer and technology leader in semiconductor DFM software products for controlling layout-to-silicon pattern transfer to bridge the gap between design and manufacturing.

Aneeve is a research and development company focused on commercializing high-performance electronics for the semiconductor, defense and energy industries using mature nanotechnologies, prioprietary processing and fabrication methods.

Angstrom Advanced Inc. is a leading supplier of scientific instruments for academic and industrial fields. The company provides several product lines including Spectrophotometers, High Performance Liquid Chromatography Systems (HPLC), Element Analyzers, X-ray Diffractometers, Gas Generator, Atomic Force Microscope/Scanning Probe Microscope, Hydrogen Generating Plant and Nitrogen Generating Plant.

Angstrom Sciences The company's mission is to help our customers create the most productive and cost-effective thin-film applications possible – by delivering advanced magnetrons, a full range of deposition materials, and a comprehensive program of technical support.

Angstron Materials Scientists at Ångstron Materials (a spin-off from Nanotek Instruments, Inc.) have developed a new class of nanomaterials now commonly referred to as nano-scaled graphene plates or platelets (NGPs) and NGP nanocomposites.

ANP Technologies ANP's mission is to develop cutting-edge technology platforms at the nano/bio interface and apply them in market sectors such as diagnostics/biodetection, protein/drug discovery, therapeutics, chem/bio defense, and homeland security.

Ansys The Multiphysics simulation tool addresses nanotechnology simulation requirements covering ion optics, and electrostatic calculations associated with field emission tips and carbon nanotube structures.

Antenna Group Creative an strategic public relations campaigns with one industry focus on nanotechnology companies.

Antibodies Incorporated A provider of biomedical quantum dots (antibodies).

Anvik Corporation is an emerging growth company engaged in the design, development, and manufacturing of advanced excimer-laser-based microlithography and photoablation systems for high-throughput production of microelectronic packages, flat-panel displays, printed circuit boards, flex electronics and displays, and MEMS.

Aonex Aonex's technology development efforts are directed toward commercializing a method for manufacturing semiconductor nanomaterials.

AOS Solar is focused on Enabling High Efficiency, Low Cost, Silicon Solar Cells by control of Materials and Energies at the nano scale.

AparnaBio The company develops biomedical nanoparticle technology and products for research and treatment of human disease. They are developing NanoElectroPlex™, a proprietary tissue selective nanoparticle platform technology based on biodegradable macromolecular carriers.

Apex Nanomaterials Manufacturer of Single-walled Carbon Nanotubes at kilogram scale.



Apex Nanotechnologies A software company exclusively focused on the design and delivery of superior quality software tools for nanotechnology design and applications.

Aphios The company has developed enabling nanotechnologies for the production of protein nanoparticles, polymer nanospheres and phospholipid nanosomes for the enhanced delivery of drugs.

API Nanotronics Nanoelectronics for military and industrial applications.

Apieron A medical biosensor device company that is developing a non-invasive monitor to measure exhaled nitric oxide for management of asthma.

ApNano Materials Commercializes proprietary technology for nanospheres and nanotubes made from inorganic compounds.

Apogee Technology Applies advanced MEMS and nanotechnologies to develop value add sensing solutions for the measurement industry.

ApoLife has developed platform yeast expression technologies for accelerated development of therapeutic antibodies (glycosylated and aglycosylated), antibody fragments, fusion proteins and next generation antibodies and subunit vaccines through its proprietary Twin Cassette yeast system.

Appin Knowledge Solutions Offers Computer Based Training Software for a certification program in nanotechnology.

Applied Biosystems Group serves the life science industry and research community by developing and marketing instrument-based systems, consumables, software, and services. Customers use these tools to analyze nucleic acids (DNA and RNA), small molecules, and proteins to make scientific discoveries and develop new pharmaceuticals.

Applied Energetics The company utilizes its proprietary knowledge of high performance lasers, high-voltage electronics, advanced adaptive optics and atmospheric and plasma energy interactions to develop cutting edge technologies to deliver innovative solutions for critical military missions.

Applied Innovation International LLC is a consulting firm that specializes in helping early stage hi-tech firms in nanotechnology, photonic/optics and biotechnology.

Applied Materials Develops nanomanufacturing technology solutions with a broad portfolio of innovative equipment, service and software products for the fabrication of semiconductor chips, flat panels, solar photovoltaic cells, flexible electronics and energy efficient glass.

Applied Microstructures The company's Molecular Vapor Deposition technology enables the growth of ultra-thin films, such as nanofilms, with a wide range of functionalities on a broad spectrum of substrates.

Applied NanoFluorescence A scientific instrument company formed to supply the carbon nanotube community with unique, specialized optical instrumentation for sample characterization.

Applied Nanoinfusion The company provides unique solutions to the development of low-cost, monodisperse thermoplastic nanocomposite materials.



Applied Nanostructures A creator of innovative MEMS devices, AFM and SPM probes, and precision nanostructures such as nano-membranes and nano-pores.

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.

Applied NanoWorks, Inc. Provides nanomaterials and analytical services to meet both university and industrial research needs.

Applied Physics Technologies Specializes in thermionic and field emission cathodes, refractory materials and custom device systems. The company has capabilities to vapor deposit films for various applications, including low work function coatings and nanoscale electron sources.

Applied Plasmonics This fabless semiconductor company has invented a practical, mass-market use for devices based on surface plasmons. The new technology employs nano-antennas manufactured in a single layer to generate visible light.

Applied Precision Development, manufacture and supply of high-performance image acquisition and analysis systems for the global semiconductor and life science industries.

Applied Quantum Technology (AQT) has developed the most capital-efficient process for manufacturing high-performance, low-cost thin-film solar cells. AQT's mission is to achieve the highest cost/performance ratio of any solar cell manufacturer.

Applied Sciences Specializes in the research and development of advanced materials and their applications.

Applied Thin Films Manufactures nano-engineered thermal barrier coatings.

APS Materials The company's goal is to provide a complete resource for Thermal Spray (TS) technology to industry. APS provides innovative thermal spray solutions for a wide range of needs in surface modification.

Arc Outdoors Manufactures "X-Fiber" branded fibers and fabrics with nanosilver-based antimicrobial properties.

Arc Technologies The company does contract R&D and manufacturing. Its capabilities include DNA nanopore sequencing and other nanoscale fabrication technologies.

Arch Therapeutics Develops a nanostructured material that stops bleeding almost instantly.

Arcnano employs state of the art manufacturing technologies and processes in a wide variety of disciplines spanning clean room wafer scale fabrication, precision machined parts, complex materials and electronics to make sensors, systems and mission critical components. Arcnano serves the semiconductor, photonics, data storage, medical, military, aerospace, instrumentation, and national laboratory markets.

Argonide Corportion Manufacturer and supplier of specialized nano materials and ceramics. Composites, Catalysts, Bio-medical, Microelectronic and Aerospace applications.



Arkalon Chemical Technologies Among the company's products for nanotechnology are custom catalysts, dendrimers and nanoscaled and microscaled powders.

Arnall Golden Gregory A law firm with expertise in IP law relevant to nanotechnology.

Arradiance The company manufactures research-grade Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) systems for a variety of coating applications . Our systems, such as the GEM-D2, are designed to deposit defect free resistive and emissive coatings that are perfectly uniform in thickness, even deep inside high aspect ratio (HAR) structures such as Microchannel Plates or Channel Electron Multipliers. The ability to deposit such high quality films on substrates with ultra-high aspect ratios is a key feature of ARRADIANCE systems.

Arrayit Corporation empowers the genetic, research, pharmaceutical, and diagnostic communities through the discovery, development and manufacture of proprietary life science technologies and consumables for disease prevention, treatment and cure.

Arrowhead Research Corporation A publicly-traded nanotechnology company commercializing new technologies in the areas of life sciences, electronics, and energy.

Arryx Manufactures optical traps (also known as laser tweezers) that can hold, move, rotate, join, separate, stretch, and otherwise manipulate hundreds of microscopic and nanoscopic objects.

Arthur G. Russel Co. The company is an innovator in the field of automatic assembly equipment. This includes extrusion equipment to manufacture nanofibers.

Artificial Cell Technologies Designs, engineers and fabricates coatings, capsules, and "Artificial Cells" from polymers called polypeptides by a method called layer-by-layer self-assembly (LBL).

Ascend Instruments A nanotechnology tool maker for materials diagnostics. Its core competencies are in nanometer scale motion, analysis, and testing.

Asemblon A company specializing in the emerging field of self-assembled monolayers (SAMs).The two areas of business are the production of high purity alkanethiols for use in SAMs and a R&D project to store and transport hydrogen in the form of a proprietary liquid.

Asklepios BioPharmaceuticals A biotechnology company engaged in the development and delivery of novel protein and cellular based therapies through design of proprietary Biological Nano Particles.

Aspen Aerogels Manufacturer of aerogels for thermal insulation products.

ASPEX (Application Specific Products employing Electron Beam and X-ray technology) has engineered a particle imaging system that harnesses the full power and dynamic flexibility of electron-beam analysis, packaged in a compact and fully integrated system with total support. When accurate particulate characterization is important, electron-beam analysis is the method of choice.

Astralux is a technology commercialization firm committed to the research and development of leading edge technologies.

Asylum Research AFMs, software, cantilevers and imaging accessories.



ATDF The company's nanofabrication capabilities include its Nanopattern™ wafers simulate a gate structure to enable resistance testing of nanoscale structures in microchips.

Atom Staffing is a specialized search firm focusing on Nanotechnology and related Small Technology fields.

Atomate Develops complete systems, innovative components, and critical materials optimized for the synthesis of nanowires and nanotubes.

ATRP Solutions The company desigs and provides specialty polymers.

AuraSense AuraSense's uniquely engineered nanoparticles possess unparalleled biocompatibility and versatility as therapeutics and as novel assays within live cells. They hold great promise for combating the most threatening diseases, including heart disease, cancer, and bacterial infection.

Authentix Authentication and anti-counterfeit technology.

Avanti Nanosciences Develops a innovative detection and monitoring process referred to as Life Sciences at Speed of Light (LSSL). LSSL integrates a number of well-defined procedures in a proprietary and innovative manner that allows for significant technical advantages over existing biomarker detection and monitoring techniques as well as dramatic cost-savings on a per biomarker basis.

Aveka Group Develops and commercializes innovative particle processing methods including metallic nanoparticle technology.

Avid Radiopharmaceuticals This is a clinical-stage product-focused molecular imaging company that has assembled expertise and IP in the field of molecular brain imaging.

Aviza Technology Designs and manufactures atomic layer deposition (ALD), physical vapor deposition (PVD), chemical vapor deposition (CVD), plasma etch and thermal processing systems.

Axion Power International is developing advanced energy storage devices that it refers to as e3 Supercells. Axion's e3 Supercells replace the lead-based negative electrodes found in conventional lead-acid batteries with nanoporous carbon electrodes.

Azaya Therapeutics A specialty pharmaceutical company with a novel drug delivery system. Its proprietary Protein Stabilized Liposomes nanotechnology platform addresses the significant problems associated with delivery of water insoluble drugs.

Azuro, Inc. is a provider of advanced clock implementation tools for nanometer chip design.

Bangs Laboratories, Inc. is a supplier of uniform polymeric and silica nano- and microsphere products for diagnostic, research, and flow cytometry applications.

Barnes & Thornburg The law firm has established a Nanotechnology Practice Group.

Beckman Coulter, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of biomedical testing instrument systems, tests and supplies that simplify and automate laboratory processes. Spanning the biomedical testing continuum – from pioneering medical research and clinical trials to laboratory diagnostics and point-of-care testing – Beckman Coulter's 200,000 installed systems provide essential biomedical information to enhance health care around the world.

Becton, Dickinson and Company BD GeneOhm™ develops rapid nucleic acid based diagnostic solutions.

Ben Franklin Technology Partners An independent not-for-profit economic development organization, Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern Pennsylvania (BFTP/SEP) makes investments in nanotechnology firms.

Benchmark Technologies and its fabrication partner, Holographix LTD have teamed up to provide a complete solution for delivering replicated nano imprint templates.

Bergeson & Campbell Law firm focusing on conventional and engineered nanoscale chemical, pesticide, and other specialty chemical product approval and regulation, chemical product litigation, and associated business issues.

Berkeley Advanced Biomaterials Produces hydroxyapatite nanoparticles for medical applications such as bone grafts and implant materials.

Betabatt The Company has researched and patented a novel 3D energy conversion architecture named the DECTM Cell, based on nano-scale porous silicon.

Bid Service The oldest, largest and most respected dealer of used and refurbished semiconductor processing/manufacturing, microscopes, laboratory, electronic test and measurement, and general scientific equipment in the world.

BIND Biosciences, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company developing therapeutic targeted nanoparticles.

Bing Energy, Inc. has an exclusive commercialization agreement to use Florida State University professor Dr. Jim P. Zheng's patented breakthrough nanotechnology to create a more commercially viable fuel cell. Building on the groundbreaking of Dr. Ben Wang, inventor of buckypaper, Zheng has pioneered a fuel cell that incorporates a thin membrane composed of carbon nanotubes, reducing the need for expensive platinum that, until now, have made fuel cells too expensive to be widely marketed.

Bio Delivery Sciences International The company's he Bioral® drug delivery technology encapsulates the selected drug in a nanocrystalline structure termed a "cochleate" cylinder.

BioCrystal The company produces BioPixels™, semiconductor-based, nanocrystalline fluorescent markers for cell and intracellular detection and analysis.

BioCure Develops amphiphilic self-assembling nanocapsules and planar membranes for drug delivery.

BioDelivery Sciences The company's Bioral drug delivery technology encapsulates the selected drug in a nanocrystalline structure termed a 'cochleate' cylinder. All of the components of the cochleate cylinder are naturally occurring substances. It is believed that the cochleate cylinder provides an effective delivery mechanism without forming a chemical bond, or otherwise chemically altering, the selected drug.

BioDot As a manufacturer of nanoliter dispensing equipment, BioDot has had extensive experience with the development BioDot is the leading supplier of system tools for the research, development and commercialization of diagnostic tests. As a manufacturer of nanoliter dispensing equipment, BioDot has had extensive experience with the development of manufacturing processes for the protein array industry.

BioForces Nanosciences Developer of ultra-miniaturized nanoarray technologies. Molecular analysis systems are capable of providing nanometer scale, single molecule resolution. Applications in proteomics, diagnostics, and therapeutics.

Bioident Technologies Develops printed semiconductor based photonic lab-on-a-chip solutions for the life science market.

Biomet 3i Dental implant technology with nanoscale coatings.

BioMicro Systems is focused on the development and commercialization of biological research products based on its proprietary microfluidic handling technologies.

Biomimetic Connections Specializes in identifying and profiling all biomimetic and bio-inspired intellectual property (IP) from around the world that is available for corporate in-licensing. The BioParadigm ACCESS /Nanotechnology IP portfolio serves nanomaterial product design and development needs in biomedical materials (bone, dental, tissue engineering, implants) as well as commercial areas including adhesives, textiles, paints/coatings and glass/ceramics.

BioNanomatrix A bionanotech designer and maker of nanostructured chips, devices and systems for fast, comprehensive, and low-cost analysis of native state genomic, epigenomic and proteomic information with sensitivity at the single cell / single molecule level.

Bioanome The company compiles and sells Japanese biotech and nanotech mailing and contact lists.

Bionova The company develops skin care products with its proprietary nanotechnological platform based on the development of Bioactive Complex Modeling (NANO-COMPLEXES™) that has the ability to control nano- and pico- quantities of biologically active substances.

BioPAL BioPhysics Assay Laboratory provides products and methods to measure in vivo organ function and to track compounds-of-interest in in vivo systems. Products developed for neutron activation technology include nanocolloids for labeling, tracking and quantifying cells in in vivo models.

Biophan Technologies Develops nanotechnology drug delivery systems based on novel nanomaterials that provide precise control over location and timing of drug delivery.

Biosante Pharmaceuticals The company is developing its proprietary calcium phosphate nanotechnology (CAP) for novel vaccines, including biodefense vaccines for toxins such as anthrax and ricin, and drug delivery systems.

BioSolar, Inc. has developed a breakthrough technology to produce bio-based materials from renewable plant sources. Through the advanced manipulation of bio-based polymers, BioSolar intends to produce robust bio-based components that meet the stringent thermal and durability requirements of current solar cell manufacturing processes.

Biotrove The company develops revolutionary microliter and nanoliter scale technology platforms for life sciences and drug discovery research.

Bloo Solar is developing and manufacturing revolutionary nano-structured ultra thin film solar PV products that will provide affordable clean renewable energy for everyone. Bloo's unique technology absorbs and converts more sunlight throughout the day, resulting in a dramatic increase in total power output.

Blue Nano is an advanced manufacturer of nano materials with a focus in energy related industries. Blue Nano's leading edge patented process brings high quality nano materials cost effectively to end-user product applications under partnership with leading industrial players.

Blue Sky Group Dedicated to using nanotechnology to develop high performance battery materials.

Brewer Science An innovator of high-technology solutions for the semiconductor/microelectronics equipment and chemicals marketplace.

Brion Technologies is a worldwide leader in computational lithography for integrated circuit Lithography-Driven Design and Manufacturing.

Brookhaven Instruments offers superior instrumentation for nanoparticle, protein, and polymer characterization.

Bruker Daltonics is a leading manufacturer of mass spectrometry instruments and accessories for pharmaceutical, biochemical and chemical research.

Bruker Optics is a leading developer and provider of research, analytical and process analysis instruments and solutions based on infrared and Raman molecular spectroscopy technology.

Buckeye Composites is a new division of NanoTechLabs (NTL), the largest producer of multi-walled carbon nanotubes in the United States. With headquarters, research and manufacturing facilities in Yadkinville, North Carolina, NanoTechLabs has extensive commercial experience in materials development, focusing on the incorporation of nanomaterials into various materials systems and products.

Bucky USA Producer of fullerenes.

Bureau Veritas provides laboratory services which include nanotechnology and materials characterization analysis.

Busek specializes in electric space propulsion and materials processing. Materials activities include deposition of coatings by ion beam deposition, sputtering, and by other methods. They have on-going development programs investigating DLC coating, the growth of carbon nanotubes, and other materials.


B&W  Tek, Inc specializes in spectrometers, lasers and total solutions.

C3 International A nanotechnology licensing company that provides custom engineered chemical treatments using nano-scale infusion technologies that are configured to the unique requirements of a variety of industrial applications.

Cabot Offers several Nanogel® aerogel insulation products to meet the insulation needs of the oil and gas market.

Cadence delivers application specific kits and new-generation platforms of integrated design technologies and methodologies that help users address all aspects of electronics design in the nanometer era.

Calando Pharmaceuticals combines proprietary technologies in targeted polymeric nanoparticle delivery systems and siRNA design to create effective therapeutics.

Calibrant The company's Gemini™ biomarker discovery platform combines high-resolution electrokinetic focusing of peptides and nanoscale reversed-phase liquid chromatography.

California Molecular Electronics Corporation (CALMEC) Research and development in the molecular electronics field.

Caliper Life Sciences A leading provider of cutting-edge technologies enabling researchers in the life sciences to create life-saving and enhancing medicines and diagnostic tests more quickly and efficiently. Caliper has compiled numerous best-in-class solutions and is aggressively innovating new technologies to bridge the gaps that exist in bringing in vitro assays to in vivo results and ultimately into cures for human disease.

Cambridge nanoTech Manufactures Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) systems for many coating applications.

Cambrios Develops nanotechnology structuring and fabrication processes to simplify electronics manufacturing processes and improve end-product performance.

Canano Therapeutics Provides custom engineered nanopowders.

Cancer Therapeutics, Inc. is a biotechnology business incubator, with a specific emphasis on disruptive treatments and nanotechnology. It seeks out disruptive cancer research and technology opportunities to invest in, develop, and commercialize. The end result will be therapies, treatments, and pharmaceuticals targeted at more efficiently and effectively attacking cancer.

Capovani Brothers An online showroom of fully guaranteed refurbished equipment. CBI is buying and selling equipment used in the manufacturing of Semiconductor, Optoelectronic, MEMs and Nanotechnology products.

CarboLex Inc. Manufacturer of carbon nanotubes.

Carbon Design Innovations The company has developed a unique process for the deterministic production of carbon nanotube (CNT) devices. This process allows Carbon Design Innovations to predictably produce CNTs with specified geometries and properties such as angle and length that offer many benefits for atomic force microscopes.

Carbon Nanotechnologies Incorporated Manufacturer of carbon nanotubes.

Carbon Solutions, Inc. Research, development and commercialization of single-walled carbon nanotubes, its chemistry and application to carbon based nanotechnology.

Cardiomems A a medical device company that has developed and is commercializing a proprietary wireless sensing and communication technology for the human body. The company's sensors are designed and manufactured using microelectromechanical systems, or MEMS, technology, which enables the fabrication of millimeter-scale devices with internal features in the nanometer to micrometer range.

Carestream Health Molecular Imaging is a leading provider of Kodak branded in vivo and in vitro optical molecular imaging solutions for life science and molecular biology research.

Carigent Therapeutics has developed a novel technology for attaching very high densities of application-specific molecules to the surfaces of biodegradable, polymeric particles ranging in size from tens of nanometers to hundreds of microns.

Carl Rodia & Associates Micro and nano manufacturing process engineers.

Catalytic Materials, LLC Producer of carbon nanotubes, carbon nanofibers and carbon nanochips.

Catalyx Solutions  Delevops and manufactures catalysts using unique nanostructures with superior stability.

Catalyx Nanotech A nanomaterial producer (graphite nanofibers, graphite nanochips, hexagonal nanotubes).

Cavendish Kinetics A fabless semi-conductor IP company developing embedded Non-Volatile Memory technology for standard CMOS processes. Its Nanomech™ technology is a novel embedded flash solution, residing in the metal interconnect system, yielding no impact to existing IP, scaling to 45nm and below.

CB Mills Inc. is a manufacturing leader of superior products used in inks, paints, chemicals, bio-chemicals, pharmaceuticals, electronics, mineral processing, waste treatment and even cosmetics industries. Our versatile product range covers complete essentials for select industries. For over a century CB Mills has been growing and optimizing its diverse portfolio of leading products. Each one of its winning lines of products from grinding mills, dispensing systems, solvent recovery and washing systems has been continuously enhanced to adapt to today’s standards while employing state-of-the-art technologies.

Celanese Manufactures a Mowilth® Nano, an acrylate/silicon dioxide emulsion technology specifically designed for nano-structured high performance exterior paints.

Celator Pharmaceuticals The company develops new treatments for cancer based on a portfolio of delivery technologies including liposomes, polymers and nanotechnologies.

Celera has a successful molecular diagnostics business and powerful genomic and proteomic discovery platforms that have identified and validated new drug targets and biomarkers that will advance the practice of Targeted Medicine.

Cell Biosciences creates instrumentation systems, software, and assay products that reveal previously undetectable information about intracellular control pathways.

Celsense is a biotechnology company offering novel MRI contrast agents (fluorochemical nanoparticles) that allow scientists and clinicians to monitor the position and quantity of transplanted cells non-invasively in vivo.

Celsia Technologies Research, development and commercialization of next-generation cooling solutions that are built on an exclusive patent portfolio in the field of thermofluid nanotechnology.

Ceramatec has produced many proprietary materials for device fabrication such as castable nanoceramics. The company also synthesizes nano-powders using a proprietary powder synthesis process that results in very high purity, high-quality, un-agglomerated, high surface area, nanocrystalline ceramic powders.

CeraMem The company commercializes novel concepts for ceramic membrane modules. The base technology includes multiple ceramic membranes for microfiltration, ultrafiltration, nanofiltration, pervaporation and elevated temperature gas separations.

Ceres Nanosciences uses its Nanotrap technology – a spherical, carbon-based nanoparticle designed to collect, concentrate, isolate and preserve the smallest and scarcest of molecules found in body fluids – to pursue a range of applications in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases, as well as uses in sports screening, homeland security and environmental remediation.

CerMet Lab The company develops and markets a nanoparticle ceramic conditioner for metal surfaces that result in reduced friction.

CETR is a world-leading producer of mechanical and tribological test equipment

CFD Research Corporation Develops technologies for the production and application of nanomaterials for a broad range of end uses – advanced simulation software, collaborative R&D, and consultation services for the analysis, design and optimization of nanomaterial fabrication processes. CFSRC's simulation tools enable rapid screening of concepts for both production and use of nanomaterials, optimization of downselected designs and processes, and rapid product development.

CGI Pharmaceuticals is dedicated to the discovery and development of breakthrough small molecule kinase inhibitors for a broad range of oncology/angiogenesis and autoimmune/allergic/inflammatory disease indications.

CHA Industries is dedicated to the design, production and distribution of a full line of high vacuum deposition systems and associated equipment for precision coating.

Chadbourne & Parke Drawing upon attorneys from various practice groups, Chadbourne's transdisciplinary nanotechnologies practice offers clients the full spectrum of legal counsel needed to move and manage innovative nanotechnology-based products and services in the marketplace – for purposes of capital investment, intellectual property, insurance and reinsurance, tax, public policy, regulation and products liability matters, among others.

Charles Stark Draper Laboratory A research and development laboratory with a broad array of programs for government and commercial sponsors. The lab has expertise in nanofabrication technologies.

Charlesson The company develops nanoparticle-based gene therapies for eye disease.

Cheap Tubes, Inc. A supplier of various forms of carbon nanotubes.

Chemat Technology Develops specialty chemical precursors including nanosize powders.

Chemicon International offers molecular biology research tools. Included are mRNA expression analysis assays via RT-PCR and PCR amplication methods for apoptosis, cancer, cytokines, signal transduction, MMPs and ECM using colorimetric or bioluminescent formats

ChemImage Molecular chemical imaging technologies for chemical and biological applications in many industries.

Chiral Photonics In its mission to create the next generation of photonic solutions, Chiral Photonics continues to advance the discovery and to develop ever more technologies related to chiral photophysics and glass microfabrication.

Chiral Technologies A leading supplier of chiral chromatography products and services in North and South America.

Chlorogen Focused on the development and manufacture of proteins for human therapy.

Cima NanoTech manufactures nanomaterial-based products for use in electronics applications. These products include conductive inks and pastes for inkjet and conventional printing of electronics.

Class One Equipment Specializes in buying and selling high quality reconditioned process, metrology, assembly, test equipment to the semiconductor and nanotechnology industries.

CMI Enterprises This large supplier of textiles, soft-trim products and fabrication solutions to the transportation and contract furniture industries applies protective nanocoatings to some of its products.

Cnano Technology Develops and manufauctures carbon nanotube and related products for diverse applications across broad market segments including energy, enviromental/ cleantech, specialty materials, and electronics.

Cnanoz is an innovator in developing carbon nano tube based water desalination and purification systems, and composite polymer fibers.

CNT Technologies has formed a parternership with Los Alamos National Laboratory to produce carbon nanotube fiber.

CogniTek The company's materials expertise is in the conversion of nanoscale materials into enhanced fluids, phase change materials, and polymeric composites into respectively nanofluids, nano-PCMs and nanocomposites.

Colossal Storage The company is trying to develop atomic holographic optical data storage nanotechnology.

CombiMatrix CombiMatrix's microarray technology allows for the parallel synthesis of large numbers of nanostructured materials. These materials can then be tested using the same chip-based technology. These activities are focused on materials that could be useful for applications in the fields of electronics, energy conversion, energy storage, catalysis, and others.

Competitive Technologies Intellectual Property company that offers a broad portfolio of technologies in life, electronic, nano and physical sciences.

Concurrent Analytical is developing the Ramanprobes technology – a revolutionary new method in point-of-care diagnostics that enables the possibility to detect and identify multiple cancer biomarkers concurrently in seconds, at the sensitivity and specificity necessary for early cancer diagnosis.

Concurrent Design 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.

ConsERV The company's product Energy Recovery Ventilation uses a solid state air-to-air heat exchanger constructed with nanopolymers.

Contour Energy Systems is a leading innovator of advanced battery technologies leveraging materials science breakthroughs and patented manufacturing processes for the development of next-generation primary and rechargeable battery systems.

Copernicus Therapeutics Developed a technology to compact DNA into complexes containing only a single molecule of DNA, resulting in a volume 30-1000 times smaller than other complexes. This simple difference makes Copernicus' "DNA nanoparticles" highly stable and uniquely able to deliver DNA to the nuclei of non-dividing human cells – which includes most cells in the body.

Coradyn Biosystems A smart sensor materials company developing responsive, conductive polymers for detecting biological and chemical analytes.

Coretrate is a corrosion resistant metal nanocoating that not only creates a permanent seal against corrosion from salt, chemicals and all other sources, it also creates a powerful, indestructible bond that hardens the very metal itself to help prevent wear, UV damage, scratches and pockmarks and more. Coretrate is a product of MicroBond Technologies.

Cornerstone Pharmaceuticals Develops the Emulsiphan™ nanoparticle tumor targeting technology.

Cornerstone Research Group (CRG) The company combines creative science and engineering to discover, develop, and deliver revolutionary materials-based solutions, including nanomaterials. CRG focuses on the design and application of state-of-the-art materials for commercial and military markets.

Correlated Magnetics is a revolutionary scientific breakthrough that enables magnets to be 'programmed' such that they can produce never-before-seen behaviors far beyond the simple 'attract' and 'repel' of conventional single-axis dipole magnets. This new technology, which can be scaled down to the nanoscale, can be used both to improve existing products currently employing magnets and to empower innovative new products in applications where conventional magnets were never considered practical.

Covaris, Inc. is a life science instrument company. Its proprietary instrument platform, based on patented Adaptive Focused Acoustic (AFA) technology brings unsurpassed speed and efficiency to biological and chemical sample preparation. The AFA process, based on shock wave physics, delivers controlled, precise and accurate energy to biological and chemical samples.

Coventor, Inc. is a leading worldwide provider of 3D analysis and design automation software for the development of micro- and nano-scale devices and systems. These include microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) such as inertial sensors, inkjet print heads and displays. In addition, semiconductor manufacturers, fabless and labless companies developing 180nm to sub 32nm devices and processes also use Coventor's 3D software.

CRAIC Technologies™ is a developer of UV-visible-NIR range scientific instruments for microanalysis. These include the QDI series UV-visible-NIR microspectrophotometer instruments designed to non-destructively measure the optical properties of microscopic samples. CRAIC's UVM series microscopes cover the UV, visible and NIR range and hel analyze with sub-micron resolutions far beyond the visible range.

Cromoz Inc., is an advanced materials innovator and manufacturer focused on the development of carbon nanotechnology enabled products primarily for the biomedical industry. These innovative products are based on two proprietary technologies, water soluble carbon nanotubes and water soluble fluorescent carbon quantum dots.

Crossing Automation is a leading supplier of wafer-level automation to the semiconductor manufacturing and related industries. They bring to market a broad product portfolio spanning atmospheric pressure and vacuum-compatible platform modules.

Crystal IS Commercializes single-crystal aluminum nitride (AlN) substrates for the cost-effective production of high power, high temperature, and optoelectronic devices such as blue and ultraviolet lasers.

Crystalplex develops and commercializes innovative fluorescent markers for use in basic life science research, pharmaceutical research, diagnostics and histology. The technology is based on proprietary composition-tunable nanocrystals (quantum dots).

CVD Equipment Corporation Designs,develops and manufactures semiconductor processing equipment and quartzware. CVD Equipment Corporation is a leading manufacturer of critical APCVD, LPCVD, UHVCVD, MOCVD, LPE, VPE, HVPE and RTP products and services for the industrial, solar, semiconductor, opto-electronic, wireless telecommunications, MEMS, and nanotechnology markets.

Cyclics Develops and manufactures resins which can be used as "solvent" to uniformly disburse nano fillers such as nanoclay and carbon nanofiller or carbon nanotubes.

Cymbet Corporation One of the first companies to market a true solid state energy system using a proprietary, patent pending POWER FAB™ low temperature manufacturing process. The Cymbet™ thin-film battery system will enable new concepts in battery application for IC's and new products for handheld computer, communication, medical, sensor, and portable electronic devices.

Cymer, the world's leading supplier of excimer light sources, delivers the deep ultraviolet (DUV) photolithography sources that are essential to today's semiconductor marketplace.


CytImmune The Company is developing a pipeline of multifunctional, next-generation therapeutics, binding known anti-cancer agents to its patented colloidal gold tumor-targeting nanotechnology.

CytoViva offers a Dual Mode Fluorescence (DMF) module and high resolution adapter as a comprehensive package for optically imaging emulsions, nano-particles and nano-composites by themselves, or combined with living specimens.

DA NanoMaterials A joint venture between DuPont and Air Products, develops and manufactures colloidal silica sols and particles for electronic applications.

Dais Analytic Corporation A nanotechnology polymer materials company.

Daylight Solutions is a manufacturer of advanced molecular detection and imaging instruments as well as the world's leading manufacturer of miniature, room-temperature, mid-infrared lasers.

DCG Systems The company is a leading provider of semiconductors debug and characterization solutions for the global semiconductor industry.

Del Mar Photonics offers integration of femtosecond laser systems for research of ultrafast dynamics in nanophotonics, as well as multiphoton imaging, scanning probe microscopy, micromachining, ultrafast fluorescent kinetic and transient pump-probe absorption spectroscopy systems.

Delp Mixer Manufactures laboratory mixing system for the safe manufacture of nanomaterials.

Delpor develops the next generation Drug Delivery Systems that improve the clinical and commercial value of drugs and biopharmaceuticals. The company also has developed a microfabricated nanopore device for the sustained release of therapeutic agents.

DeltaNu is a pioneer and global leader in small footprint and Raman spectrometers. With its experience at manufacturing modular systems, the company has developed a powerful series of Raman microscopes.

Dendritech is a specialty polymer company focused on the development of dendritic, hyperbranched and tailor-made polymer products.

Dendritic Nanotechnologies A developer and provider of advanced dendritic polymers.

dermaCM The company's NLP technology produces a generation of particles which retains the strength of the Dermazone Solutions' (SDMC) technologies, but includes the ability to produce particles of 60 nanometers to 150 nanometers which are optically clear. The use of this generation of lipid-based particle delivery system provides the ability to control the size of the final particle by controlling the number of NLPs used to assemble the finished particle. This system maintains very high loading capacity of passenger molecules and uses only safe, all natural ingredients to form both the NLPs and the final delivery system.

Diamon-Fusion International The company's coating process works at nanoscale levels, approximately 30 nanometers. The change of the molecular composition of the silica-based surface created by bonding nanoparticles enables the full efficiency of the coating process at an atomic scale.

Digilab offers a wide range of sample preparation and liquid handling tool, and a imaging and spectroscopy products for sample identification for the Life Science, Analytical Chemistry and Diagnostic markets.

Digital Matrix Corporation Develops, manufactures and markets Electroforming and related equipment. The company's Micro/MEMS/ Nano/LIGA technologies in semiconductor, biotech, automotive, I.T. and other industries.

Dionex Develops, manufactures, sells, and services chromatography and extraction systems used to separate, isolate, and identify the components of chemical mixtures.

Donaldson Filtration Solutions Manufactures nanofiber filter media.

Dot Metrics Technologies' expertise is a proprietary platform technology which integrates chemically diverse prefabricated nanoparticles into traditional epitaxial semiconductor heterostructures.

Dow Corning Works on various nanotechnology applications such as for instance a plasma processing technology that allows for the development of a wide range of super-functional, high molecular weight, and even bio-functional, nanocoatings that can be deposited on materials by room temperature plasma without the need for vacuum equipment.

DSM Somos Develops and manufactures nano-structured coatings and nanocomposite materials.

DTI Discovery Technology International A specialized biomedical instrument designer, manufacturer, sales and consulting company.

DTI Nanotech Specializing in the design, manufacture and distribution of novel motorized nano-robotic and nanopositioning systems.

Duke Scientific Corporation Produces polystyrene nanospheres.

Dune Sciences is an emerging technology company specializing in products and services that will facilitate the development and commercialization of nano-enabled products. The company employs several patented and patent-pending technologies to engineer interfaces for the integration of new materials and devices in medicine, bionanotechnology, energy technologies, and nanoscience.

DuPont Semiconductor Materials delivers solutions to meet the technology roadmap requirements of IC fabricators, leading-edge device manufacturers, and OEM's.

DuPont Teijin Films is the world's premier producer of PET and PEN polyester films, specializes in film products and related services for the speciality, industrial, packaging and advanced magnetic media and photo systems, electrical and electronics markets. DuPont Teijin Films is a 50:50 global joint venture between DuPont and Teijin.

DuraBan International Inc is an innovator of built-in antimicrobil / anti-bacterial product protection, engineering safe and durable antimicrobial solutions based on surface-modifying nanotechnology for consumer, industrial and medical products around the world.

Dynalene Heat Transfer Fluids supplies industrial heat transfer fluids, glycols, brines, potassium formate, secondary refrigerants, and high performance coolant. Among its products are nanodiamond materials

Dynamic Structures and Materials, LLC (DSM) specializes in the design, development, integration, and support of micropositioning, nanopositioning, and robotic positioning devices and systems for precision motion control applications in the semiconductor, aerospace, medical, and research industries.

E2TAC The Energy and Environmental Technology Applications Center (E2TAC) provides a critical platform for Albany NanoTech to leverage its intellectual power base and state-of-the-art infrastructure by providing an applications-targeted resource that supports technology development that leads to the integration of microelectronics and nanotechnology, advanced energy and environmental applications.

Eastern Applied Research is an XRF Calibration Standards Laboratory that provides certification and manufacturing of all types of calibration standards for x-ray fluorescence instruments. The company provides new standards for coating thickness measurements, RoHS detection, precious metals analysis and more.

Eastman Kodak Research and Development competencies include expertise in nano-patterning and nano-layering for transparent optical coatings.

Exponential Business and Technologies Company (Ebatco) is an international business and technology service and development company. The company offers consulting services in international business and nanotechnology, analytical and lab testing services, contract R&D, training or a variety of products for material surface processing, surface treatment, surface engineering, thin film deposition, material property testing and characterization, and precision machining.

EcoloCap Solutions Inc. is an integrated and complementary network of environmentally focused technology companies that utilize advanced nanotechnology to design, develop, manufacture and sell cleaner alternative energy products.

Ecology Coatings Develops nano-engineered, liquid 100% solids, ultraviolet curable industrial coatings.

Ecosphere Technologies develops advanced water recycling technologies and expertise to increase energy production, reduce well completion costs and protect the environment. Its Ecosphere Ozonix Reactor Technology is a patented, advanced oxidation process that combines ozone generation, hydrodynamic cavitation, acoustic cavitation and electro-chemical decomposition in a reaction vessel to cost effectively treat wastewaters using nanoscale cavitation bubbles.

EcoSynthetix A clean technology company, positioned to replace petroleum-based industrial products with nanobiomaterials.

EDAX is a leader in Energy Dispersive X-ray Microanalysis, Electron Backscatter Diffraction and Micro X-ray Fluorescence systems. EDAX manufactures markets and services high-quality products and systems for leading companies in semiconductors, metals, and geological, biological, material and ceramics markets.

Edwards is a leading supplier of equipment and services to the world's most advanced industries. The company offers an extensive range of vacuum systems and accessories for the analytical instruments, chemical, pharmaceutical, metallurgical, environmental and power industries. The company is focusing is on developing, licensing and co-marketing nutraceutical products that address the health needs of consumers worldwide. The company has entered the bio- and nano-technologies industry and has initiated research on nano-particle ingredients that may be incorporated in whole foods, nutraceutical products and cosmeceuticals.

EIC Labs A research and development corporation serving government and industrial clients, with capabilities in organic and polymer synthesis and synthesis of nanomaterials, such as dendrimers, star polymers, colloids, quantum dots, and nanostructured thin and thick films.

Eikos Develops unique carbon nanotube formulations for coatings.

Eksigent Provides NanoFlow Metering systems as well as high-resolution separations systems.

Electron Microscopy Sciences is specializing in the manufacturing, preparation, and distribution of only the highest quality chemicals, supplies, and equipment, for microscopy, and all of its related fields.

Elemental Analysis (EAI) provides both non-destructive and state of the art forms of analytical chemistry with limits of detection ranging from sub-percent, to as low as parts-per-quadrillion.

Elementis is a specialty chemicals company. Among its products are nonoscale powders and nanocomposite additives.

Eltron Research & Development Provides expertise and solutions in the main areas of materials (incl. nanofiltration membranes and CNT based composites), catalysis (incl. nanostructured metallomacrocycle carbons) and catalytic systems, electrochemistry, membranes and sensors focused in the energy, petrochemicals, environmental monitoring and remediation, defense and the aerospace industries.

eMagin integrates high-resolution OLED microdisplays, magnifying optics, and systems technologies to create a virtual image that appears comparable to that of a computer monitor or a large-screen television.

EMC Services is a full service engineering, design, management, and construction company. Services include cleanroom facilities for nanotechnology firms.

Empower Materials Inc. produces the QPAC line of carbon dioxide-based polymers used for improving manufacturing technologies, for instance as a binder for metal nanopowders.

Enable IPC (Intellectual Property Commercialization) is developing microbattery technologies, consisting primarily of improved cathodes using structures on the nanoscale.

EnerDel An alternative energy technology company that is developing lithium ion batteries for hybrid electric vehicles with nanotechnology-based materials and manufacturing processes.

EnerG2 Inc. is an advanced materials company addressing the commercial and technical challenges of energy storage. The company, in collaboration with the University of Washington Department of Materials Science & Engineering, has developed unique and proprietary sol-gel processing technologies in which colloidal suspensions are gelled to form a solid.

Energetiq is a developer and manufacturer of short wavelength light sources for use in advanced scientific and engineering applications. Its light sources are based on new technology that generates high brightness light in the 1nm to 250nm range with high reliability in a compact package.

Energy Conversion Devices (ECD Ovonics) The company's ovonic cognitive computer technology incorporates nanostructural Ovonic materials deposited as a thin film.

Ensemble Therapeutics is utilizing DNA Programmed Chemistry (DPC), an innovative method for creating new chemical bonds. Ensemble integrates DPC into a nanoscale selection system that combines chemistry, biology and informatics to discover novel compounds.

Ensyce Biosciences 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.

Entegris The company delivers a wide range of products for purifying, protecting and transporting critical materials used in processing and manufacturing in semiconductor and other high tech industries.

Entrepix is a provider of Chemical Mechanical Polishing (CMP) process outsourcing and equipment services. The company provides production, integration and optimization services to IDMs, OEMs, MEMS, nanotechnology and CMP consumables suppliers.

Envia Systems is a technology leader in high performance, low cost Lithium Ion energy storage solutions. The company's patented cathode technology enables its batteries to deliver previously unattainable levels of energy capacity, safety and life. These systems will be used by manufacturers developing Electric Vehicles and Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles.

Enviroclean Offers photocatalytic solutions of TiO2 (UV-PCO) for coating applications.

EP Laboratories, Inc. is a dedicated independent testing laboratory that specializes in material/mechanical testing at the nano and micro levels.

Epeius Biotechnologies Epeius' proprietary Targeted Delivery System technology consists of three separate components: (i) a 'pathotropic' or disease seeking guidance system, (ii) a stealth nanoparticle vector or vehicle, and (iii) a designer 'killer' gene that compels cancer cells and tumor-associated vasculature to self-destruct without causing collateral damage to non-target tissues.

Eragen Biosciences Develops and supplies molecular diagnostics products.

ESM Software is a small software development and distribution company specializing in software for materials science and thermochemistry.

eSpin Technologies Manufactures polymeric nanofibers.

Evans Anlytical Group Offers a comprehensive array of surface and materials characterization techniques and testing services.

Evex The company develops and manufactures scanning electron microscopes ana nano-analytical tools.

Evident Technologies Manufacturer of quantum dots and developer of quantum dot applications.

Evolution Solar commercializes next genergation alternative solar energy technologies and related photovoltaic technologies, equipment and next generation appliances.

Expertech, a quality manufacturer of diffusion and LPCVD furnaces, located in Scotts Valley, California – twenty minutes from the heart of Silicon Valley. Expertech provides its customers with the furnace systems, engineering and ongoing service support the semiconductor industry demands.

Exponent The company has assembled a broad-based team to support companies in product design, process engineering, reliability, safety assessment, and risk management throughout the life cycle of nanomaterials in products.

Extraction Systems expertise is molecular contamination measurement and control for the semiconductor industry.

Extrel is a leading manufacturer of Research and Process Mass Spectrometers, Residual Gas Analyzers, Quadrupole Mass Spectrometry Systems and Components.

ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Develops nanostructured catalysts and mesoporous nanomaterials.

Fala Technologies designs and builds advanced tools and innovative systems to solve critical manufacturing problems and to enable cost effective production of products and consumables for the Semiconductor, Nanotechnology, and Biotechnology industries.

FEI Company Instruments including scanning electron microscopes, transmission electron microscopes, Dualbeam™ systems, and focused ion beam tools.

Ferro Synthesizes silver nanopowder.

Ferrotec (USA) Corporation Manufactures ferrofluids, a stable colloidal suspension of magnetic nanoparticles in a liquid carrier. The particles, which have an average size of about 10 nm, are coated with a stabilizing dispersing agent (surfactant) which prevents particle agglomeration even when a strong magnetic field gradient is applied to the ferrofluid.

FibeRio By incorporating Forcespinning Technology™ into equipment and manufacturing processes, FibeRio will provide researchers with versatile production capabilities that will facilitate ground breaking research and deliver the nonwovens and technical textiles industries with dramatically increased system level production capacities that will escalate the commercialization of nanofiber applications.

Fibron Technologies' aqueous-phase nanofiber polymerizations of inherently conducting polymers (ICPs) are free of non-native polymer additives, have low toxicity and are much more environmentally friendly in terms of solvent usage. Most importantly, their conducting polymer nanofibers are highly dispersible in water. Because of these properties, Fibron's nanofiber ICPs have many more applications than conventional syntheses including applications where toxicity is a challenge, like 'smart clothing' and biological applications.

Filmetrics is a leader in affordable and easy-to-use instruments for measuring film thickness (30 Angstrom to 450 micrometer), index of refraction, and deposition rates. Wavelengths available from 200nm to 1700nm. Configurations available for tabletop, in-situ, and in-line applications.

Finetex Technology The company has developed a unique electrospinning process to produce nanoscale fibers and structures that can be manufactured on a mass scale. These nano fibers and structures are used in a wide-range of applications and markets, and offer significant performance improvements over exsiting membranes, films and microfiber media.

First Nano develops solutions for nanotube and nanowire synthesis. The company manufactures turn-key process equipment suitable for the synthesis of a variety of single-wall and multi-wall carbon nanotubes, nanowires, silicon germanium (SiGe), second generation PV materials and graphene. First Nano is focused on addressing the specific process control challenges unique to this field by applying their broad experience in nanotechnology fabrication.

First Ten Ångstroms designs and manufactures specialty scientific instrumentation, with sophisticated software.

Fischione Instruments Offers sample preparation instruments and advanced imaging technology. Their SEM and TEM products are particularly suited for nanotechnology applications.

Fish & Richardson A law firm with expertise in IP law relevant to nanotechnology.

Five Star Technologies is developing a range of conductive dispersions for use in electrode inks and pastes targeted to the most demanding applications. Includes carbon nanofiber dispersions,carbon nanotube dispersions and nanosilver dispersions.

Flow Sciences, Inc. designs and manufactures safety containment solutions for Research and Development Laboratories, Pilot Facilities, Automation Equipment and Robotics, Manufacturing and Production Plants; including nanomaterial containment enclosures.

Fluidigm Develops and manufactures valves with the capability of mixing and metering nanoliter volumes in a massively parallel fashion.

Fluorotronics The company commercializes R&D tools, industrial systems and applications based on broadly patented Carbon Fluorine Spectroscopy (CFS) aka Fluoro-Raman spectroscopy – a Fluoro-Raman technology, comprising of family of the devices, methods and applications intended for fluoroorganic industries such as pharmaceutical/life sciences and others.

Fluxion develops cellular analysis tools in the pharmaceutical, biotech and research industries. The company has developed a proprietary microfluidic platform which enables precise cellular manipulation, rapid low-volume compound addition, environmental control and software-based data acquisition.

Foley & lardner A law firm with expertise in IP law relevant to nanotechnology.

Forte Carbon Fiber Products manufactures carbon fiber tubing. Carbon Nano-Fiber additives are also available.

Forster Develops a family of nanocomposite materials designed to increase mechanical performance in medical applications.

Foster-Miller Develops advanced nanostructured materials such ads composites and fiber-woven mats.

Fractal Systems R&D on conductive polymers, nanomaterials and nanocomposites for electronic and electrochemical applications, including sensors and power sources.

FriCSo Friction Control Systems develops and provides advanced nanolayer-based technology for friction reduction between moving parts.

Fuel Cell Materials offers customers standard and custom components and materials for SOFCs, including the NextCell™ advanced electrolyte supported cell. Anodes, cathodes and electrolytes are available as nanoscale and micron-scale powders, inks and suspensions.

Fuji-Keizai USA An information service company specializing in high-technology market research, consulting and publishing including the field of nanotechnologies.

Fujitsu Biosciences Group Conducts nanomaterial research.

Fullerene International Corporation Manufactures fullerenes.

Gatan A manufacturer of instrumentation and software used to enhance and extend the operation and performance of electron microscopes.


GE Water & Process Technologies Provides a broad product line with a complete range of membrane filtration processes such as ultrafiltration and nanofiltration.

GeneFluidics Bionanotechnology and microfluidics provide the foundations for GeneFluidics' testing platform. The use of bionanotechnology drives high signal to noise ratios (sensitivity), while the incorporation of microfluidics permits operational simplicity.

General Nanotechnology Offers diamond tip and cantilever assemblies for AFMs.

GeneSegues The company's targeted nanocapsule technology is designed using a flexible formulation process and can carry large or small molecules, custom target delivery to different organs, tissues and cells, and be applied several ways including topically, intravenously, or via devices or tablets.

Genetic Immunity The company is developing therapeutic immunotherapy by incorporating virus-specific immunogenic DNA into nanoparticles.

Genzyme Corporation One of the world's foremost biotechnology companies, the company's products and services are focused on rare inherited disorders, kidney disease, orthopaedics, transplant, cancer, and diagnostic testing.

Glenn Mills The company provides solutions primarily in the field of sample preparation to lab professionals, researchers and engineers around the world. They can help with grinding and comminution equipment (wet and dry), blending and sampling equipment and grinding media of all types. Their knowledgeable staff provides a link between your applications needs and the solution.

Glimmerglass Ltd. A strategic business development enterprise focused on high technology sectors including micro- and nanotechnology.

Global Crown Capital offers investors intelligence and products for investing in the nanotechnology field. The firm has an in-house team of nanotech experts, publishes proprietary nanotech equity research, offers an array of investment products including a nanotechnology index, hedge fund and venture capital fund.


Global Fab Surplus Semiconductor Equipment (GFab), provides Surplus, Used, secondnd hand, Rebuilt and Refurbished Semiconductor Process Equipment to Integrated Device Manufacturers, Wafer Foundries, Research and Development Sites and to the semiconductor refurbishing and rebuilding community.

GLOBALFOUNDRIES is the world's first truly global leading-edge semiconductor manufacturing company. Launched in March 2009 through a partnership between AMD and the Advanced Technology Investment Company, GLOBALFOUNDRIES provides a unique combination of leading-edge technology, manufacturing excellence and global operations.

GMA Industries A R&D firm with the capability to conceptualize, design and produce device architectures and materials with superior electrical, mechanical, thermal, and optical characteristics through the application of methodologies allowing for nanoscale fabrication precision.

GMZ Energy is a pioneer in nanotechnology-based materials, a building block for a new generation of cleaner and more energy-efficient products. The company was founded in 2007 to make a new thermoelectric material widely available for use in consumer and industrial products, contributing to a more sustainable future.

GoNano Technologies  develops and manufactures environmentally friendly high surface area nanomaterials for Catalytic Processing and Catalytic-based Energy Generation. The company's patent pending nanomaterials provide a platform for highly efficient reactions.

Graphene Energy The company is leading the development of next generation nano-technology based ultracapacitors for energy storage. This technology utilizes a unique form of carbon, called graphene, for electrode material.

Graphene Laboratories, Inc. is focused on developing methods and processes that allow graphene, a novel nanomaterial with unique combination of electrical, thermal, chemical, and structural properties, to be employed in a variety of practical applications, such as next generation solar batteries, flexible electronics, gas storage, energy storage, electronics, biosciences, solar energy harvesting, and composites and ultrafiltration.

Graphene Solutions Manufacturer of purified and size selected carbon nanotubes and graphene.

Green Earth Technologies, a consumer goods manufacturer, produces 'G'-Branded superior performing TOTALLY GREEN products made entirely from American Grown Base Oils that now puts the power of patent pending nanotechnology (doing more with less) and dehydrogenation into the hands of environmentally concerned consumers everywhere.

Freen Millenium Photo-catalyst nanomaterial and solution provider in the domain of environmental coating services and business integration.

Greenyarn Manufactures antibacterial and antimicrobial textile fibers coated with bamboo-carbon nanoparticles.

Griffin Motion Precision motion control solutions for our OEM customers in semiconductor manufacturing, life sciences, electron microscopy, digital imaging, research and development and other industries.

GVD Corporation. is a surface technology company that has pioneered nanoscale engineered polymer coatings that are unattainable using conventional technologies.

H2OIL Nanoparticulate fuel and engine oil additives.

Harrick Plasma The company has historically specialized in the design and manufacture of instruments for optical spectroscopy. Although originally conceived for surface cleaning in optical spectroscopy and general optics, Harrick Scientific's plasma devices have found service in a wide variety of applications and in numerous technical fields.

Harris & Harris Group A publicly traded venture capital firm exclusively focused on investing in "tiny technology" – nanotechnology, microsystems and microelectromechanical systems (MEMS).

HDR One of the world's leading designers of nanotechnology research laboratories for National Labs, University Labs and Private Industry.

Headwaters Nanokinetics Develops and manufactures nanotechnology catalysts for use in chemical and pharmaceutical manufacturing; fuel cells; NOx and VOC emissions reduction; water treatment/remediation; fillers and coatings; precious metal catalyst regeneration and other applications.

Helicon Thin Film Systems The company's expertise and available facilities are sputtering services; reactive magnetron sputtering, reactive PVD, metal oxides, nitrides, fluorides, multi-layers, dichroic filters, high-temperature diffusion barriers, moisture barriers, protected silver and aluminum; various reactive sputtering tool layouts are available for process development.

HelioVolt Developed a non-vacuum nanomaterial-based deposition processes optimized for its proprietary FASST manufacturing technology for thin-film CIGS photovoltaics.

Helix Material Solutions, Inc. Producer of carbon nanotubes.

Herzan is a comprehensive solutions provider for the precision research environment. Specializing in active vibration isolation and high performance acoustic enclosure, Herzan products can help researchers overcome even the most troublesome environmental challenges.

Hewlett-Packard Development Company Conducts extensice nanotechnology research in the areas of nanoarchitectonics, nanoelectronics, nanomechanics and nanophotonics. Its NanoImprint Lithography technology is available to license.

High-Performance Materials Institute (HPMI) develops cost-effective high-performance composite materials and systems.

Hills The company is devoted to the design, development, and manufacture of machinery and technology for the synthetic fiber industry. Fiber technology capabilities include nanofibers and polyester nanotubing.

Hitachi High Technologies America Scientific instruments such as SEM, TEM, Dedicated STEM, FIB, CD-SEM, DF Wafer Inspection System and Defect Review SEM.

Holographix replicates structures with pitches and depths ranging from less than 10 nm to more than 100 microns. Using proprietary cold-forming replication technology, virtually any surface structure can be replicated onto a variety of substrate shapes, sizes and materials.

Honeywell A diversified technology comopany with various nanotechnology applications such as nano-laminate coatings for aerospace applications and nanoparticles in plastics formulations.

Hoowaki improves energy efficiency through friction and lubrication control, increase in heat transfer coefficients, and reduction of fluid drag. Using a low cost, proprietary route Hoowaki sells tooling to create micron-sized features on the surfaces of metals, ceramics and polymers.

The Hosokawa Nano Particle Technology Center in Summit, New Jersey, is a newly established operation dedicated to the development, manufacture and commercialization of nano-particles and composite materials. The US operation works in close concert with Hosokawa's Nano Technology Centers in Japan to bring Americas based customers the latest Mechano Chemical Bonding (MCB) Technology.

HRL Laboratories The company uses molecular beam epitaxy systems, materials processing and nanofabrication facilities to develop active and 'smart' materials as enablers for reconfigurable surfaces, adaptive structures and novel actuation as well as nanoelectronic materials to provide enhanced functionality and performance for future sensor and electronic systems.

Hummingbird Scientific offers custom engineering services and products for cutting-edge electron and ion microscopy applications, with an emphasis on products for Transmission Electron Microscopes (TEM). The company develops solutions for applications in nanotechnology, materials science, and biology.

Hybrid Plastics Pioneered and continues to specialize in the design, manufacture, and application of Nanostructured® Chemical Tools derived from a class of chemicals known as Polyhedral Oligomeric Sil sesquioxanes (POSS®).

Hybrid Silica Technologies, Inc. (HST) develops nano-structured silica materials, with a current emphasis on fluorescent core-shell nanoparticles (C•spec™ particles) for imaging, diagnostics, and sensing. These advanced materials have applications in life sciences, consumer, energy and electronics industries.

HydroGen Corporation is a manufacturer of multi-megawatt fuel cell systems utilizing its proprietary 400 kW phosphoric acid fuel cell (PAFC) technology. HydroGen's fuel cell technology, originally developed by Westinghouse Corporation, offers a multi-megawatt, zero-emission power generation product that supports the growth of industrial distributed energy. The Company targets market applications where hydrogen is currently available and other drivers favoring the adoption of fuel cells are present.

Hyper-Term HTC Design and development of advanced ceramic composite materials, coatings and thermal-structural components, including nanoengineered materials, produced by chemical vapor infiltration (CVI) and chemical vapor deposition (CVD).

Hypercat ACP™ is a leading edge, technologically-driven emissions control manufacturing company. Through our joint venture with Nanostellar™, Hypercat has exclusive rights to proprietary technology enabling it to design and build catalysts using significantly less PGM without sacrificing efficacy, function or durability. Alongside a suite of standard products, Hypercat offers highly effective, cost efficient emissions controls solutions.

Hypercube, Inc. is a scientific software company, incorporated in 1985, specializing in molecular modeling software.

Hyperion Catalysis Carbon nanotube development and commercialization.

Hyphenated Systems Develops and manufactures advanced hybrid microscopy solutions for research and industrial applications in macro/micro, micro and micro/nano technologies.

Hysitron Designs, produces and services nanomechanical test instruments.

IBM Applies nanotechnologies such as self-assembly processes for nanoscale chip patterning.

Icet Develops polymeric and inorganic – organic nanostructured materials for a variety of applications in the fuel cell and environmental area.

iCeutica has developed the Encapsulated Organic Nanoparticles (EON™) Platform to produce consistent nano-sized drug particles.

iFyber develops, licenses and sells nanoparticle coating technology used to functionalize natural and synthetic textiles for high-end technical applications.

IGI offers its proprietary Novasome lipid vesicle encapsulation technology for use in delivering solutions to the dermatological, consumer, skin care and hair care markets. Apart from Novasome, IGI uses proprietary organized lipid structures, cellulose structures and micellar nanoparticles.

Illuminex Develops advanced nanotechnology device applications based on a proprietary nanowire array platform technology.

Imago Scientific Instruments Develops and manufactures atom probe microscopes.

ImaRx Therapeutics The company's SonoLysis program is focused on the development of two product candidates that involve the administration of proprietary MRX-801 micro- and nanobubbles and ultrasound with or without a thrombolytic drug to break up blood clots and restore blood flow to oxygen deprived tissues.

Immunicon  Developed and integrated several patented technologies for the isolation, manipulation and analysis of rare cells. Patented magnetic nanoparticles, called ferrofluids, are at the heart of rare cell isolation for their kits and marker reagents.

IMRA Ultrafast and short-pulsed fiber laser technology for commercial and research applications, enabling a multitude of new applications in microscopy, high-speed testing, metrology, medical imaging, micromachining and pulsed laser deposition for nanoparticles and thin-films.

In-Q-Tel was established as an independent, private, not-for-profit company to help the CIA and the greater US Intelligence Community (IC) to identify, acquire, and deploy cutting-edge technologies. One area of focus is nanotechnology.

iNano Capital Markets LLC was set up to be a full-service institutional stock brokerage, investment research, and investment banking firm focused exclusively on nanotechnology, its applications, and the economic and financial opportunities it presents.

Inanovation The company develops and licenses industry-specific applications for emerging battery-specific nanotechnology.

Incyte The company has active internal drug discovery programs focused on the identification of novel small molecule drugs for oncology, inflammation, HIV and diabetes.

Industrial Nanotech Nanoparticle based insulation and coating materials.

Industrial Science & Technology Network R&D and commercialization company specializing in the development of nanotechnology-enabled products.

Inficon A leading, worldwide manufacturer of instrumentation and process control software for advanced industrial vacuum processes.

Inframat Advanced Materials Produces a wide range of nanoparticles such as oxides, carbides, nitrides and metals.

InMat Develops products in the field of nanocomposite coatings that improve the barrier properties of polymers and elastomers.

Innovalight Has developed a silicon nanocrystalline ink for the production of low-cost solar power modules.

Innovative Silicon The company develops and licenses Z-RAM – the world's densest, lowest-cost memory technology. Z-RAM – which stands for 'Zero-Capacitor DRAM' – is a direct replacement for today's DRAM technologies and is ideal for complex Systems-on-Chip (SoC), microprocessors, and stand-alone DRAMs.

Innovative Vision Products (IVP) is an intellectual and scientific research group that specializes in the fields of ophthalmic and pharmaceutical products, fine cosmetics and nanotechnology.

Inovatia Laboratories An independent contract research organization providing research, analysis, consultation and technology development services to public and private entities throughout North America. Capabilites include nanoscale materials.

Insert Therapeutics Develops a nanoparticle mediated drug delivery system to solid tumors.

InsituTec Designs and manufactures positioning and measurement systems with nanoscale resolution.

InStep NanoPower have developed an inexpensive simple high-power energy harvester capable of converting mechanical energy to electrical power providing up to 20 Watts, which can dramatically extend the capabilities and operational times of a wide range of mobile electronic devices. The mechanical energy is converted to electrical energy by a novel microfluidic device through the interaction of thousands of liquid microdroplets with a groundbreaking nanostructured substrate.

Integran Provider of nanostructured material technologies.

Integrated Nano-Technologies All of INT's products are based on a patented technology for chemically synthesizing complex electronic circuits and devices. Using DNA as a substrate, conductors, semiconductors, plastics and other materials can be attached to specific locations on a DNA strand to form wires, transistors, diodes and other electronic components.

Integrity Patent Expertise The firm provides patent prosecution legal services for nanotechnology and physics inventions.

Intel Nanoscale transistor technology.

IntelLiDrives The company manufactures various actuators, encoders and positioners suitable for nanomanufacturing.

Intelligent Enclosures Design and manufacture of MiniEnvironment enclosure systems for the isolation of process equipment in ultra-clean, ultra-sensitive manufacturing operations and research settings.

Intelligent Micro Patterning Develops and manufactures maskless exposure systems dor micro and nanopatterning applications.

Intelligent Optical Systems, Inc. (IOS) is an R&D company developing cutting-edge technologies in optical sensing and instrumentation. IOS drives innovative technologies through the development cycle all the way to fully-functioning, independent spin-off companies that focus on physical, chemical, remote sensing, and biological sensing instrumentation. Capabiliteis include nanoprobes and nanomaterials for sensing applications.

IntelliSense Software that enables the design of nanostructures and MEMS combined with nanostructures such as CNTs.

Intematix Develops next generation nano, bulk & thin film (BTF) materials such as for instance its platinum thin film coating on nanostructure fuel cell catalyst technology.

Interface Sciences Corporation Develops and markets a nanoparticle-based surface functionalization technology.

Intermolecular, Inc. delivers High Productivity Combinatorial (HPC) technology products and services that enable customers in the semiconductor and clean energy sectors to maximize their R&D ROI. The company's Tempus HPC Platform provides manufacturers and their supply chain companies with integrated processing, characterization and informatics systems that exponentially accelerate learning in materials discovery, process development and IC device integration.

Intevac The company is a leading provider of magnetic media deposition equipment to the hard disk drive industry and offer leading-edge, high-productivity etch systems to the semiconductor industry. Intevac also develops compact, cost-effective, high-sensitivity digital-optical products for the capture and display of low-light images and the optical analysis of materials.

Intezyn Technologies The foundation of the company's IVEC™ drug delivery platform is based on polymer micelle technology, spherical nanosized capsules formed by the assembly of block copolymers in water.

Intradigm Develops a nanoparticle-based siRNA targeting the VEGF (Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor) pathwayas part of its RNA interference (RNAi) therapeutics for the treatment of human diseases.

Introgen Therapeutics Develops and markets a nanoparticle vector technology that combines DNA with the lipids DOTAP and cholesterol to create a synthetic gene delivery vehicle.

InventeK Colloidal Cleaners A developer of bio-based colloidal products formulated using a proprietary colloidal chemistry process. Food grade ingredients are processed to form a particle called a micelle. Micelles, one to four nanometers in size, are active ingredients in Inventek's products.

InVisage The company develops QuantumFilm, a breakthrough imaging-sensing technology that will replace silicon. Its first product enables the high-fidelity, high resolution images from handheld devices like camera phones and PDAs.

Invitrogen Molecular probes and nano conjugates.

inXitu Inc. is active in portable XRD/XRF based instrumentation. The company specializes in developing the technologies required to enable the next generation of scientific instruments used for materials analysis.

Iosil Energy The company is an innovator in the production of high-purity solar grade polysilicon for the photovoltaic industry.

IQ Micro The company's microactuator is a low voltage nanotechnology pump for fluid movement on the nanoscale.

Irilliant The company commercializes several novel processes of synthesis of nanomaterials, including a Chemical Aerosol-Flow Synthesis (CAFS) that was licensed from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (UIUC). Other disruptive methods of synthesis are also being pursued and are patent pending.

Iris Biotechnologies is dedicated to the development of Nano-Biochip gene expression kits to assist in establishing a solid and reliable foundation for personalized medicine. The company's patented products were developed to overcome the sensitivity, specificity, speed and cost limitations of present state-of-the-art microarray technology.

Ishihara Corporation USA Produces ultrafine titanium dioxide down to nanoscale size.

Isotron works with the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) Reactive Materials Program to develop nanoparticle-bound coatings that can be used in protection of surfaces from the hazards associated with chemical and biological warfare agents.

ITI Imaging Technology International Solution for companies to work with industrial inkjet development in such areas as nanoparticle fluids, printable electronics, organic electronics, OLED and PLED flat panel displays, touch panels, biomedical and other applications.

ITN Energy Systems From direct-write nanometer scaled patterning to a full complement of processes, testing, and characterization, ITN has the capabilities to develop and deliver a quality, fully functional product at the nanoscale.

JC Nabity Lithography Systems Nanometer Pattern Generation System for Direct Write Lithography using a commercial Electron or Ion Beam Microscope.

JCrystalSoft The company sells the Nanotube Modeler software, a program for generating xyz-coordinates for nanotubes and nanocones.

JenLaur Produces metallofullerenes and metallofullerene composites.

JMAR Technologies Develops laser-based technology and x-ray processes for nanoscale imaging, analysis and fabrication.

Jordan Valley Semiconductors, Inc. provides industry-leading metrology solutions for thin films, based on novel, rapid, non-contacting, and non-destructive X-ray technology.

JP Laboratories The company envisioned and developed more than twenty different classes of novel, unique, accurate, affordable and self-reading indicators (Nano-Indis™) which are based on destruction of nanostructures (∼10 nm aluminum layer and its naturally formed oxide layer of a metallized plastic film).

k-Space Associates is a leading manufacturer of in-situ thin-film and wafer characterization technologies to monitor and control MBE, CVD, PLD, PVD, sputtering and evaporation systems.

Kanematsu USA Manufactures a range of nanomaterials such as powders, coatings, polymers, colloids or resins.

Kebaili Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets a full line of instruments based on its MEMS/NEMS sensor technologies. These instruments are used for research and development, in industrial, medical, automotive, military, and consumer applications.

Keithley Instruments Designs, develops, manufactures and markets complex electronic instruments and systems geared to the specialized needs of electronics manufacturers for high-performance production testing, process monitoring, product development and research.

Kemco International Associates Supplier of nanometals and nanooxides.

Kereos Develops targeted molecular imaging agents and therapeutics designed to detect and treat cancer and cardiovascular disease.

Keystone Nano has an exclusive license to Penn State patented technology that allows the creation of stable, non-toxic, 5 to 50 nm-composite particles that they call Molecular Dots (MDs). These Molecular Dots can encapsulate drugs and/or fluorescent molecules.

Kilopass Technology, Inc. is a supplier of embedded NVM intellectual property, leverages standard logic CMOS processes to deliver one-time programmable (OTP) structures based on its extra-permanent memory (XPM) technology. The memory arrays can be used for the storage of firmware, security codes, calibration data and other application critical information.

KLA-Tencor Corporation is a leading supplier of process control and yield management solutions for the semiconductor and related microelectronics industries. The company's comprehensive portfolio of products, software, analysis, services and expertise is designed to help IC manufacturers manage yield throughout the entire wafer fabrication process-from R&D to final yield analysis.

KnowmTech Develops a technology where a nanoscale network can be built that self-assembles and self-repairs while extracting Independent Components from massive data streams, thereby allowing sophisticated pattern recognition technology in a small package.

Konarka The company is focused on the development and advancement of nano-enabled polymer photovoltaic materials that are lightweight, flexible and more versatile than traditional solar materials.

Kopin Manufactures nanostructured heterojunction bipolar transistor (HBT) wafers for wireless power amplifier circuits for cell phones.

Kotura is a leader in silicon photonics, designs, manufactures and markets CMOS optical components that enable optics to migrate throughout the communications industry. The company also provides custom chip design, fabrication, and packaging services.

Kovio Inc., a privately held Silicon Valley company, is developing a new category of semiconductor products using printed silicon electronics and thin film technology. Based on breakthroughs in nanomaterials and printing technology, Kovio has developed printable silicon-based inks and process innovations.

Kurt J. lesker Company Manufactures and distributes vacuum components and systems including for research and applications in nanotechnology.

Kylin Therapeutics has developed a patented RNA nanoparticle technology called 'pRNA' to exploit the enormous potential of RNA interference (RNAi) for treatment of many common diseases.

LaamScience The company develops nanocoatings which inactivate viruses and bacteria when exposed to visible light.

Labcyte Develops and manufactures acoustic droplet ejection (ADE) systems, a fully automated, non-contact, nozzle-free technology to dispense nanoliters of liquids.

Labsphere is world leader in light testing and measurement, and optical coatings. The company?s products include LED, laser and traditional light source light measurement systems; uniform light sources for imaging device calibration; spectroscopy accessories; and high diffuse reflectance materials and coatings for applications in backlit panel displays, computed radiography, and system calibration.

Lake Shore Cryotonics The company develops innovative measurement and control technologies for researchers studying the physical properties of metals and ceramics at very low temperatures. Typical materials that can be measured include nanoscale electronics, quantum wires and dots, organic and dilute magnetic semiconductors, superconductors, and spintronics devices.

Lambda Solutions, Inc. (LSI) focuses on innovative laser-based spectroscopic and optical solutions for commercial quality and process control, environmental monitoring, material identification in industry, security, and law enforcement, and research laboratories.

LAAMPS The open-source LAMMPS Molecular Dynamics Simulator from Sandia Labs has potentials for soft materials (biomolecules, polymers) and solid-state materials (metals, semiconductors) and coarse-grain systems. It can be used to model atoms or, more generically, as a parallel particle simulator at the mesoscale or continuum levels.

Lancetta Develops a Rapid Superheat Cleaning process that could help both cleaning tools and chip makers to solve some tough technological problems of particle removal at micro- and nanoscale levels.

LaSys Develops novel nano-composite materials with enhanced optical properties.

Laurell Technologies Manufacturer of spin processing equipment.

Left Coast Instruments, Inc. offer advanced nanotechnology instruments including Ultra-Fast Confocal Line Scanning Raman Microscopy; Second Harmonic Generation Microscopy; Combined Raman – Fluorescence Microscopy; Scanning Electron Microscopy & X-Ray Microanalysis; Phase Contrast 2D & 3D Tomographic X-ray Imaging; Ion Beam Milling and Cross Sectioning Systems.

Legend Design Software for the characterization, simulation and verification of semiconductor IP down to nanometer designs.

Lehigh Nanotech is a knowledge-driven firm focused on the development of new and innovative products for environmental remediation. The company’s zerovalent nanoiron products bring a fundamental transformation to the in situ soil and groundwater treatment of a wide range of recalcitrant contaminants including chlorinated hydrocarbons, nitroaromatics, pesticides and certain toxic metal ions.

Lexon Nanotech The company produces nanomaterials such as metal nanopowders, nano-coating materials and consumer and industrial products based on these materials.

Lifeblood Medical A cell culture/biotech company making strides in enhancing organ preservation and cell culturing at both room temperature and through cryopreservation. The LIFOR® technology is the nanoparticle component of the solution, which carries the oxygen or any type of drug or nutrient that the developers wish to place into the nanoparticle.

LiftPort Group, founded in April, 2003, is a group of companies dedicated to building the LiftPort Space Elevator, made of a ribbon made of carbon nanotubes.

LightForm develops and sells hyperspectral imaging instrumentation to life science researchers.

Lighthouse Biosciences' signature technology is the NanoLantern. The Lighthouse NanoLantern is a DNA-based system that targets a particular pathogen, and lights up when the pathogen is detected.

LightSmyth develops innovative nanophotonic products. Target areas include integrated photonics, free-space diffractives, and consumer products. LightSmyth products and innovations are centered around application of holographic and diffractive principles combined with manufacturing via state-of-the-art semiconductor patterning tools such as Deep UltraViolet (DUV) steppers/scanners.

Lightwire, Inc. delivers industry-leading 10 Gbps and faster interconnects for next-generation networking, communications and server/storage systems. Lightwire's high-speed interconnects exploit its patented CMOS photonics Lightwire Application Specific Integrated Circuit (LASIC) interconnect platform to achieve unprecedented signal integrity, power dissipation, and scalability.

Liquidia Develops a template manufacturing proces that utilizes technologies adopted from the microelectronics industry for the fabrication of engineered shape and size-specific nanomaterials.

Litmus Nanotechnology Specializes in the production of ultra pure high quality nanostructure materials such as carbon nanotubes and carbon nanofibers.

LSI Corporation A provider of innovative silicon, systems and software technologies in the communications area. Capabilities include sub-100nm channel technology.

Lumarray Develops zone-plate-array lithography (ZPAL) which replaces the 'printing press' of traditional lithography with a technology more akin to that of a 'laser printer.'

Lumera Develops proprietary nanoengineered polymer materials and products based on these materials for a broad range of applications.

Lumiphore Develops and markets biological detection systems based on luminescent lanthanide complexes, which provide a unique combination of sensitivity, reliability, flexibility and high throughput.

Luna Nanoworks Produces carbon nanomaterials such as nanotubes and fullerenes, including fullerene-enclosed metal atoms.

Lux Research A market research and advisory firm. Publishes the Nanotech Report.

Luxtera developed a Silicon Photonics technology platform that enables a new breed of monolithic opto-electronic devices manufactured in a low cost CMOS process.

Lynntech A technology development company that develops scientific and engineering concepts and takes the resulting innovations to the marketplace. Innovation areas include nanomaterials.

Mach 1, Inc. Produces nanoparticles for applications in advanced materials and aerospace industries.

Mad City Labs A manufacturer of nanopositioning systems with sub-nanometer precision.

MAD Nanolayers has developed a polymer coating capable of releasing multiple drugs in a sequential manner, all from a single nanometer-thin coating that is highly uniform and conformal.

Magma Design Automation Develops software for electronic design automation (EDA) for integrated-circuit designers.

Magnolia Solar is seeking to commercialize its nanotechnology-based, high efficiency, thin film technology that can be deposited on glass and other flexible structures. This technology has the ability to capture a larger part of the solar spectrum to produce high efficiency solar cells, and incorporates a unique nanostructure-based antireflection coating technology to further increase the solar cell's efficiency, thereby reducing the cost per watt.

Mainstream Engineering Corporation The company performs applied carbon nanotube research and development for a wide range of applications including thermal enhancements, batteries, ultracpacitors, and sensors.

Makefield Therapeutics has licensed Intellectual Property covering a novel platform technology from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University for the generation of powders comprised of hydrogel/glassy matrix (hybrid) nanoparticles that in a first application are delivering controlled and sustained therapeutic levels of gaseous nitric oxide

Marketech International Offers custom fabricated finished components from advanced materials as well as semi-finished stock including nanofoams and nanopowders.

Maskless Lithography designs and manufactures high performance direct-write lithography production equipment for leading edge PCB manufacturing.

Masscal Scientific Instruments is dedicated to the development, distribution and application of laboratory instruments which utilize core patented technologies for the simultaneous measurements of mass, heat flow and viscoelasticity of thin films and similar samples undergoing reactions within precisely controlled environments.


Master Bond Inc. is a leading manufacturer of high performance adhesives, sealants, coatings, potting and encapsulation compounds and impregnation resins. Their line of products consists of epoxies, polyurethanes, silicones, acrylics, polyamides and latex systems. They also include such specialties as anaerobics and cyanoacrylates. One and two component systems are available. Systems cure at room temperature, exposure to heat and upon exposure to UV light.

Material Interface The company manufactures nanoparticle-based surface treatment for alloys in aggressive industrial conditions of elevated temperature and corrosion.

Material Methods manufactures and markets separation and energy devices and components built on nano-structured materials.

Material Modification Provides innovative solutions in materials science based on nanocrystalline metals and ceramics.

Matrix Metrologies is a supplier of film measurement equipment and services used to determine the thickness and composition of metal depositions commonly employed in the metal finishing and microelectronics industries.

Mattson Technology, Inc. is a leading supplier of dry strip equipment and the second largest supplier of rapid thermal processing equipment in the global semiconductor industry. The company's strip and RTP equipment utilize innovative technology to deliver advanced processing performance and productivity gains to semiconductor manufacturers worldwide for the fabrication of current- and next-generation devices.

Max Levy Autograph The company manufactures precision optical calibration targets; is a photolithography production house; and also does thin film PVD coating. In their engineering division they also do diamond turning, thick film ceramic patterning, conformal patterning/coatings, and large format roll to roll processing.

Maxwell Sensors MSI's technology for multi-step multi-analyte chemiluminescent assays combines microfluidics, nanotechnology, and optoelectronics designed for both Immunoassay and Nucleic Acid Hybridization based applications.

The MayaTech Corporation, a provider of consulting and technical services to Federal agencies, has expanded its services with the establishment of the Center for NanoSystems Technology Applications (NSTA). The center will study the legal, regulatory, ethical, and social implications of nanotechnology and its applications.

Mayaterials The company commercializes nanocoating and nanocomposite technologies.

McCrone Associates' team of scientists use state-of-the-art instrumentation and techniques to solve difficult and unique particle identification, materials characterization, and analysis problems.

MDRNA The company is focused on realizing the potential of RNAi-based therapeutics through the development of a broad-based, state-of-the-art drug discovery platform built upon industry leading expertise in RNA chemistry and oligonucleotide delivery.

MEARS Technologies develops advanced CMOS solutions and associated manufacturing technology for leading-edge semiconductor chip producers and contract foundries to achieve competitive advantages at sub-micron levels.

Meliorum Technologies Producer of semiconductor, metal and oxide nanomaterials.

MEMC is a global leader in the manufacture and sale of wafers and related intermediate products to the semiconductor and solar industries.

MemPro Ceramics operates at the convergence of Nanotechnology, Environmental Solutions and Production Efficiency by offering breakthrough ceramic filtration, nanofiber and catalysis products.

MEMS and Nanotechnology Exchange The company offers a comprehensive and diverse array of foundry processes and design expertise to take MEMS and nanoscale projects from prototyping to production.

Mentor Graphics Active in electronic design automation (EDA), the company provides software and hardware design solutions for board and chip design.

Mer Corporation Producer of fullerenes and carbon nanotubes.

Mersana Therapeutics The company utilizes its proprietary nanotechnology platform to transform existing and experimental anti-cancer agents into new, patentable drugs with superior pharmaceutical properties.

Metallicum The company is ocused on the development of nanostructured metals and alloys.

MetaMateria partners A developer and manufacturer of nano-enabled materials and ceramic manufacturing methods for components with enhanced performance or functionality.

Metatechnica LASAW analytical instrument – laser actuated surface acoustic wave analysis of thin film materials. Analysis of physical/mechanical properties such as hardness, density, and elasticity of thin film materials down to the meso/nano level thickness.

Micro Bubble Technology Inc. is an environmental technology company that exploits nanotechnology that will help reduce greenhouse gasses, harmful emission, and pollutants.

Micro Encoder Precision position transducers, encoders, and other sensors with resolutions and accuracies from 10 microns to sub-nanometer levels.

Micro Measurements Laboratories  An independent contract testing laboratory specializing in particulate matter contamination and particle size analysis of virtually any material.

Micro Photonics Supplies advanced instrumentation for scientific and industrial research including nano-indentation, testers and profilers.

Micro Star Technologies (MST) has developed and designed unique equipment for manufacturing and assembling nano scale diamond tools.

Microchip Biotechnologies A provider of microchip-based biosample preparation systems for the biodefense and genomics industries by exploiting its proprietary microfluidic and nanofluidic technologies.

MicroConstants is a GLP-compliant Contract Research Organization (CRO) dedicated to providing premier quality bioanalytical, drug metabolism, pharmacokinetic, formulation and immunoassay support services to pharmaceutical and biotech companies worldwide.

Microcosm The company's Nanosil™ Microarray Substrate, a nanometal fluorescence-enhancing substrate, is a biochip for biomedical analytical applications.

MicroDysis designs and markets biomedical and environmental devices and systems that use embedded carbon nanotubes to solve a wide variety of real-world problems. The Company's patented micro-molding fabrication and nanotube assembly techniques are able to embed vertically oriented carbon nanotubes into a polymer matrix. This approach increases the functionalized surface of a device by 10,000 times and provides an ideal matrix for attaching molecular probes and other chemically active absorbers for maximum detection sensitivity.

MicroFab Technologies Fluid microdispensing for micro and nanotechnology applications.

Microfabrication Solutions Provides services for micro and nano scale device prototyping.

Microfluidics International Corporation Designs and manufacturers homogenizers for processes including particle size reduction to nano-sized particles for dispersions, emulsions, liposomes, and deagglomerations.

Micro Magnetics is a leader in commercial applications of spintronics, a new technology which combines the fields of magnetism, electronics, and nanotechnology.

Micromeritics Provides a complete line of scientific instruments and laboratory equipment targeted exclusively for areas of application and research involving particle science and particle technology, including nanoscience.

Micronics, Inc. is a leading developer of near patient in vitro diagnostic products for disease diagnosis, prognosis and treatment monitoring. Capabilities include micro-nano assays.

MicroPowder Solutions A technology company with core competencies in nanomaterials, nanotechnology, ultra fine materials, advanced ceramics, and technical due diligence.

Microspheres-Nanospheres Provides provides broad range of research and development microspheres and nanospheres, custom microparticles, standard and custom surface chemistries.

MicroTechNano Producer of carbon nanotubes, nanoparticles and nanowires.

Microtrac Manufacturer of laser particle size measurement instruments.

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.

MikroMasch supplies a wide range of AFM probes, calibration gratings and other accessories for scanning probe microscopes.

Mirus Bio Develops nanoparticle based in vivo delivery applications.

Misonix designs, develops, manufactures and markets ultrasonic medical devices and ultrasonic liquid processors for the dispersion and deagglomeration of nanoparticles.

MMFX Technologies commercializes its proprietary, micro and nanotechnologies that enable the manipulation of the microstructures of materials – steel – to obtain optimum microstructural properties.

Mobius Photonics The company produces fiber-based laser sources for applications ranging from material processing for solar cell manufacturing, semiconductor fabrication and assembly, and flat panel display manufacturing, to scientific uses such as STED microscopy.

Modumetal The company develops Modumetal™, a nanolaminated alloy that is stronger and lighter than steel and will replace conventional metals and composites in many applications, starting with military armor, and eventually in cars, planes, buildings, and other transportation and construction sectors.

Molecular Diamond Technologies Produces diamondoids, tiny diamond fragments which come in a wide variety of shapes and are very rigid and stable. These properties, plus their minute size, make diamondoids potentially useful building blocks for molecular-size machines, or nanotechnology.

Molecular Imaging Manufacturer of Atomic Force Microscope (AFM) and Scanning Probe Microscope (SPM) systems.

Molecular Imprints provides enabling lithography systems for manufacturing applications in: nano devices, microstructures, advanced packaging, bio devices, optical components and semiconductor devices.

Molecular Nanosystems Uses patent-protected site-selective chemical vapor deposition technology to develop solutions for the field of electronics.

Molecular Targets uses nanotechnology to develop diagnostic kits that will allow for the early detection of certain types of metabolic diseases.

Moore Nanotechnology Systems Develops ultra-precision machine systems, typically utilizing Single Point Diamond Turning and Deterministic Micro-Grinding technologies, for the production of plano, spherical, aspheric, conformal, and freeform optics.

MOSIS is a low-cost prototyping and small-volume production service for VLSI circuit development.

MotiCont is a designer and manufacturer of precision positioning systems, linear motors and motion products.

Motorola Technologies Biological and chemical sensors and nano-emissive display technology.

MOXTEK develops and produces nano-optical devices (nano-scale wire-grid polarizers). Their products are based on nano-scale patterning technology.

MP Biomedicals Manufactures various types of functionalized carbon nanotubes.

MP SYSTEMS is a Silicon Valley consulting firm that specializes in identifying very early-stage companies that are active in certain high technology markets, including nanotechnology.

mPhase Technologies A technology commercialization company developing products in the areas of nanotechnology enabled batteries and ultra-sensitive sensors.

MTI Corporation Producer of nanoparticles, crystals and manufacturer of precision machines for crystal and materials processing.

MTS Nano Instruments A leader in quantitative nanomechanical properties management – nanoindenter and nanomechanical testing instruments plus software.

Mulith Develops and commercializes products that use reference distribution aerial image formation (RIF) as a core technology. Products that range from nanoscale microscopes to advanced semiconductor nanolithography exposure equipment are anticipated.

MultiProbe Develops and manufactures the world's highest resolution Atomic Force Prober (AFP).

MVA Scientific Consultants provides critical analysis and support to various industries, research and legal interests worldwide, through the use of electron and light microscopy (includes nanomechanical testing).

MVSystems The company's main line of business is to design, build and deliver state of the art, ultra high vacuum multi-chamber PECVD/sputtering/Hot Wire CVD systems, arranged in a cluster tool configuration and specifically designed for the thin film semiconductor market.

MysticMD™ Inc. is an early stage technology company leveraging specific attributes of carbon nanotube based conductive coatings to solve real world problems for the security, medical and performance coatings markets.

NABsys is developing its proprietary Hybridization-Assisted Nanopore Sequencing (HANS) platform. This platform combines bleeding edge technology in physics, biochemistry, and computer science to sequence DNA in a way that is projected to be orders of magnitude cheaper and faster than any technology available today.

Nascentric develops and markets design automation tools that enable leading edge semiconductor companies to analyze and optimize their designs. Their products accurately predict performance in the presence of nanometer effects such as delay, power, signal integrity, electro-migration, and power supply variation.

NaKnow As a subsidiary of EHS Sciences, the comapny has purchased a significant quantity of generic Internet domain names with a nano prefix. Domain names are available for lease and/or co-development opportunities with ESH Sciences.

Nalco has a long history of work in nanotechnology dating to the 1950s and the development of colloidal silicas. Recent innovations such as Core Shell® polymers, modified at the molecular level for use in wastewater treatment and as process aids in papermaking, petroleum refining, mining and food and beverage processing. Joint venture partner in NanoSpecialties, an R&D company for nanotechnology water and process treatments.

Nanergy Research on the use of single walled and multiwalled carbon nanotubes for hydrogen storage.

Nano and Giga Solutions Computational modeling and simulation tools for nanotechnology applications.

Nano Chemical Systems A nanotechnology R&D and intellectual property commercialization firm.

Nano Enhanced Wholesale Technologies is an engineering support and sales company can supply several different nanomaterials. They are able to supply support for, designing, modeling, and procuring material for customers in a wide variety of areas.

Nano Green Technology An equipment manufacturing company that provides cleaning process solutions for the semiconductor, flat panel display (FPD), and data storage disk drive (DSDD).

Nano Interface Technology Nanotechnology R&D and IP commercialization firm with a focus in biotechnology, medical material sciences and the drug delivery areas.

Nano Mask Manufacturer of NanoMask™, a face mask utilizing nanoparticle enhanced filters to address potentially harmful airborne contaminants.

Nano Pulp and Paper Applies nanotechnology processes and applications to pulp and paper production.

Nano Science Diagnostics The company focused on delivering nanotechnology based innovative diagnostics products.

Nano-C Producer of carbon nanotubes and fullerenes.

Nano-Master 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.

Nano-Oxides is engaged in the research, development and production of nanopowders and dispersions.

Nano-Proprietary R&D and IP commercialization firm.

Nano-Terra is a nanotechnology development company commercializing the inventions of its co-founder and Chairman Professor George Whitesides at Harvard University and a world-wide network of complementary innovators.

Nano-Tex Nanoparticle-treated textile products.

Nanoandmore USA North and South American distributor for NanoWorld, NANOSENSORS and BudgetSensors Atomic Force Microscope probes. They also distribute nanoparticle size analyzers from NanoSight, SPIP image processing software, Minus-K vibration isolation systems, Digital Holographic Microscope from Lyncee tec, calibration standards, etc.

NanOasis is utilizing carbon nanotube technology to make reverse osmosis membranes having breakthrough properties that will dramatically reduce the cost and energy itensity of desalination, water purification and other fluids separations.

NanoAxis The company is developing new pharmaceutical and diagnostic biotechnology applications using nanoparticle technology. Presently it supplies quantum dots for biological applications.

Nanobac Pharmaceuticals The company's objective is to develop methods to treat Calcifying Nanoparticles (CNPs), and by so doing find more effective approaches to the diseases associated with them.

NanoBio Corporation A biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing anti-infective products and mucosal vaccines, based on its nanotechnology platform.

NanoBioMagnetics A nanobiomaterials company pioneering an emerging area of nanomedicine referred to as organ-assisting-device (OAD) technologies.

Nanobiosym Develops nanobiotechnology platforms that address global healthcare needs.

NanoBiotech is a broad-based life science company that discovers, develops, manufactures and markets a range of nanobiotics and medical diagnostics designed to improve people's health and longevity.

Nanobits specializes in the production of microreactor systems.

NanoBlox Creates materials known as Ultra-Dispersed Diamond (UDD), Nanocrystalline diamond or Nanodiamond (the Nanoblox) for industrial and biomedical uses.

Nancerox Produces mixed-metal oxide spherical nanopowders.

Nanochem Provides research, product development, packaging concepts and the manufacture and filling of cosmetics, OTC products, Personal Care, Hair Care and Fine Fragrances; including nanoparticulate ingredients.

NanoChemonics A manufacturer of nanoparticle iron oxides for coating and magnetic applications.

Nanochip The present Nanochip probe tip technology used we typically record a single bit of data in a 15 nm by 15 nm area. The Nanochip scanning probe technology has a growth path that will lead us in the future to bit cells as small as 5 nm (about 400 times denser than present NAND flash chips).

NanoClay and Technologies Producer of halloysite nanotubules.

Nanocomp Technologies Production technology for carbon nanotubes and application focused, nanotube based products.

NanoComposites Inc. develops nanotechnology-enhanced materials for use in seals and gaskets for the energy market. The company's proprietary technology is enabling practical applications of these carbon nanotubes in elastomers – with the potential for many more applications.

nanoComposix Specializes in the fabrication of multi-component nanoparticles that are tailored for specific applications.

nanoCoolers Thermal management systems utilizing advanced thermoelectrics. The company's thin-film thermoelectric technology provides cooling densities never before achieved with commercial solid-state devices.

Nanocopeia Commercializes its proprietary process for creating advanced coatings and drug formulations through its ability to nanoformulate compounds and/or apply those novel formulations as coatings onto the surfaces of medical devices.

Nanocor A global supplier of nanoclays specifically designed for plastic nanocomposites.

NanoCor Therapeutics intends to use its proprietary Biological Nanoparticle technology platform and a proprietary, patent-protected gene to provide Chronic Heart Failure patients worldwide with an effective, economic, and safe alternative.

Nanocrystal Imaging Corp. R&D on nanocrystals and nanocrystal-based applications such as medical imaging.

Nanocs Producer of carbon nanotubes and gold and silver nanoparticles.


Nanodetex Corporation is active in lab-on-chip platform technologies with its gas phase chemical analysis systems.

NanoDrop Technologies manufactures and sells unique analytical instruments based upon patented sample retention technology. These instruments are used globally in biotechnology, pharmaceutical and life science research.

NanoDynamics Energy is developing portable solid oxide fuel cell systems that provide long lasting power in less volume and at a lighter weight than batteries or other fuel cell approaches.

NanoDynamics Energy Produces high performance materials including metal and ceramics nanoparticles and carbon nanotubes.

nanoEdge Technologies is a business development and intellectual property management company focused on emerging nanotechnologies and related applications.

NanoEner Technologies Pioneers high-efficiency nanomaterials deposition technologies for the production of different types of electrodes and other structural materials in several milliseconds.

Nanoexa Develops nanotechnology software design tools that enable modeling and simulation of nano materials. Has developed a variety of synthesis routes to manufacture nanomaterials for wide range of applications.

Nanofilm Develops self-reactive nanothin films and nanocomposite materials for coatings.

Nanoforce General nanotech R&D, business development

Nanogea is a nano-bioscience company focused on commercializing the industry's most sensitive single molecular detection platform based on its innovative NanoCone™ chemistry and NanoCone Enabled Atomic Force (NE-AFMTM) technology.


Nanogen Biomedical diagnostics products.

NanoGetters sells the eponymous technology – thin films of chemically reactive materials that pull air or water vapor out of the cavity or package.

NanoGIANT specializes in the supply of new monodisperse silicon dioxide nanospheres.

NanoGram develop and commercialize new nanoscale materials for optical, electronic and energy storage applications and products : nanomaterials synthesis, laser process, LDR, RMS, manufacturing.


Nanographite Materials (NGM) is a joint venture between Applied Sciences, Inc., (ASI) and GSI Creos Corporation, (GSI). NGM is devoted to the production and marketing of Pyrograf-I vapor grown carbon fiber, and composite materials based on this fiber.


NanoH2O enhances current polymer-based membranes with nanostructured material that allows additional 'degrees of freedom' in the control of membrane properties.

Nanohmics A technology R&D and commercialization company. Capabilities include nanostructured materials development.

NanoHoldings commercializes nano-energy discoveries globally with universities and leading scientists as equity partners.

NanoHorizons A custom nanoscale materials engineering company with a focus on silver nanoparticles.

NanoICE The company's Molecular Ice Technology™ uses ice particles dispensed in a liquid flow form to chill and preserve meats, poultry, seafood and other food products.

NanoImaging Services provides transmission electron microscopy (TEM) imaging services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and nanotechnology industries.

NanoInk Develops and manufactures a dip pen nanolithography system.

Nanoink Offers a nanoencryption technology which is a layered pharmaceutical brand protection solution based on proprietary nanolithographic encryption technology.

Nanoink R&D and IP commercialization firm specializing in nanoscale manufacturing and application development for the life science and semiconductor industries.

NanoIntegris Supplier of single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWCNTs) of uniform diameter and/or electronic type.

NanoLab Produces carbon nanotubes using the CVD growth process. The process produces arrays of aligned carbon nanotubes on substrates.

Nanolake Technology Manufactures nano-TiO2 based photocatalytic surface coatings.

NanoLife Holdings is focused on its mission of the development of a Global Initiative, the commitment of the world's scientific, economic, and political prowess to Saving Lives from the Ravages of Cancer. NanoLife is facilitating advanced developments in radiotherapy for cancer.

NanoLight Technologies is a division of Prolume Ltd., a biotechnology company developing broad applications of natural, light-emitting marine proteins, or marine bioluminescence. The NanoLight division is focused on becoming the leader in high-value reagent & reporter systems for new product development in the pharmaceutical, agrichemical, and research products industries.

NanoLithoSolution Nanoscale imprinting lithography solution with sub-20 nm resolution and accurate overlay alignment.

Nanologix A nano-biotechnology IP and commercialization company.

NanoLume's proprietary designs, processes and equipment relate to Semiconductor Quantum Dot based materials and devices. The company specializes in semiconductor nanocrystals composed of elements from groups III(13) and V(15) of the periodic table of elements (III-V Quantum Dots).

Nanolytics is dedicated to making microfluidics just a tool in the biotechnology industry, using its state of the art Electro-Wetting Lab-on-a-Chip Technology, Nano-Dispensing Technology, Compact Nanoliter Volume PCR Machine.

NanoMarkets Market research firm.

NanoMas Technologies anotechnology and nanomaterials R&D and commercialization.

Nanomat Inc.,Manufactures a wide variety of nanomaterials including ceramics, metals, alloys, polymers and their composites.

Nanomaterials Company Specializes in the production of nanomaterials (nanoparticles and nanopowders) having complex composition and exacting particle size and particle size distribution and tailored surface characteristics.

Nanomaterials Discovery Corporation (NDC) develops nanostructured materials using high-throughput combinatorial electrochemical methods.

The Nanomaterials Innovation Center's mission is to enable technology transfer in inorganic nanomaterials science and microwave processing technology by providing a unique research and prototyping center that encourages and supports market driven collaborations between universities, industry and private labs. The NanoMaterials Innovation Center (NMIC) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Alfred Technology Resources, Inc. The NMIC provides universities and industry with critical technology resources in microwave processing, inorganic nanomaterials, and nanomaterials processing.

NanoMatrix The Company employs proprietary and patented technologies to produce systems that can cut, weld, etch, and shape features as small as 10 nanometers in size.

NanoMech Nanostructured coatings and coating systems.

NanoMed Pharmaceuticals  A specialty pharmaceutical company dedicated to developing improved therapeutic and diagnostic products to treat or detect cancer and other serious diseases. The company's core technology, Nanotemplate Engineering, is a nanoparticle manufacturing technology used to formulate small molecules, peptides, proteins, plasmid DNA, and diagnostic agents.

NanoMedica The company's core technology includes a suite of proprietary drug discovery and drug delivery tools referred to as the NanoDiscovery™ platform.

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.

NanoMEMS Research Engages in RF MEMS and Nanotechnology research, consulting, and education.

Nanometics is a chemical research company dedicated to the development of novel raw materials for the personal care and textile industries. In addition, there are several ongoing collaborations in projects relating to biomedical imaging, chiral molecular switches for quantum computing and supramolecular chemistry for neural prosthetics.

Nanometrics' product lines offer an extensive array of proprietary technologies in optics, software and systems integration designed to meet the process control requirements of today's advanced semiconductor technologies.

Nanometrology has invented a new, leading edge approach to metrology of nanoscale structures for the semiconductor industry.

Nanomics Biosciences offers global screening services to assess the effectiveness and safety of engineered nanomaterials. The company offers a one-stop suite of services ranging from experimental design expertise to data analysis. We help to identify significantly active genes and proteins from cellular interactions of engineered nanomaterials. These biomarkers are identified and will be incorporated into diagnostic assays in future capabilities.

Nanomix Develops nanotechnology based sensors and hydrogen storage systems.

Nanonex Nanoimprint tools and solutions.

NanoNutrients is devoted to the development and production of 'Nano Nutrients' and their associated technologies. The company strives to meet the nanotechnology needs of food and supplement companies that deal in both liquid and non-liquid based products.

NanoOpto Offers a family of optical system building blocks that consist of optical nano-structures which are fabricated on optical wafers and then diced to create compact, high-performance optical chips.

Nanoparticle Biochem was established through unique and original discoveries on the design and development of various types of metallic nanoparticles and bioconjugates by its co founders. Its mission is to apply the principles of nanoscience and nanotechnology to derive imaging and therapy products to ultimately help the patients community, directly or indirectly, in alleviating pain and suffering. NBI's niche in antibacterial and antifungal technologies has allowed the development of sophisticated antifungal agents for applications in the field of human hygiene and agriculture.

Nanopartz™ is recognized as both an innovator and a quality supplier of gold nanoparticle based products including spherical gold nanoparticles and gold nanorods. Products developed at Nanopartz™ constitute the essential core technology for the life sciences in diagnostics, imaging, and therapeutics. In other fields, Nanopartz™ products are perfectly suited for sensors, solar cells, liquid crystals, non-linear optics, polarizers, negative refractive index materials, standards, and as robust subcomponents in electronics. The company offers products for the researcher as well as the materials manufacturer.

Nanophase Technologies Corporation Engineers and produces nanocrystalline materials (ceramic and metallic materials in powder form) using several techniques including Physical Vapor Synthesis and Discrete Particle Encapsulation.


NanoPhotonica brings innovative nanomaterials and production techniques to enable market-altering improvements to displays, solar panels, as well as other electronic device industries. The increased conductivity of their materials enhances electrical-optical conversion, and its ability to act as a moisture, oxygen and UV barrier prevents premature degradation and increases device lifespan.

Nanopoint Develops and markets cellular imaging systems for the life sciences market.

Nanopore commercializes high porosity/high surface area materials for a wide range of applications including adsorbtion, gas separation, advanced thermal insulation, low-K dielectrics, and optics.

NanoPrism Technologies A developer of ferro- and magneto-rheological fluids with dispersed nanoparticles in both aqueous and non-aqueous media specially designed for implementation in various specific high-performance applications in life sciences and the biomedical field.

Nanoprobes Inc.,Manufacturer of nanoparticle immunogold labeling and immunoassay tests.

Nanoptek A development-stage technology company creating photolytic, photovoltaic, and photocatalytic products arising from its technology platform, in which nano-structured plastic templates cause high local stresses in applied thin film semiconductors, thereby shifting their bandgap for more efficient solar absorption.

Nanorex is developing open-source computational tools to support research in structural DNA nanotechnology.

Nanoridge 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.

NanoRite Center for Innovation, part business incubator and part innovation center, offers business incubation services to nanotechnology start-up businesses.


NanoSafeguard Manufactures nanoparticle-based surface treatment products for a wide range of materials.

NanoScale Corporation Producer of nanoscale metal oxides, granules and suspensions.

nanoScience Engineering Corporation Developers and manufacturers of nanofillers and nanocomposites.

Nanoscience Instruments A supplier for a variety of AFM systems, probes, accessories, and related nanoscience tools.

Nanosciences Technologies The company combines business management, technology licensing and commercialization strategies to create a cohesive effort dedicated to delivering nanotechnology manufacturing solutions, nanodevices and nanomaterials to a wide range of industries worldwide.

Nanosciences, Inc. The company provides design, rapid prototyping and production support and services for MEMS/NEMS production.

NanoSelect is a nanotechnology company developing chemical and biological sensors to monitor the quality and safety of our municipal water supply systems.

Nanosense Inc. specializes in the development of new technologies in the areas of chemical sensing, odorant detection and artificial olfaction. The company’s new carbon nanotube FET sensor technology provides breakthrough performance in the detection of analytes in complex 'real-world' environments.

Nanosensors Inc. The nanoporous silicon-based biosensor technology covered by the Company's license agreement with Michigan State University is to detect selected bacteria, salmonella and e-coli.

Nanoshift Provides research and development services in Bio-MEMS, MEMS, Micro and Nanotechnology.

Nanosolar's component nanoengineering capabilities are focused on certain optoelectronically relevant materials and include semiconductor quantum dots and nanoparticles as well as nanotemplates with precise three-dimensional order.

NanoSonic, Inc. Develops molecular self-assembly processes that allow the controlled synthesis of material structure at the nanometer level and the manufacturing of new materials with designed novel and useful engineering constitutive behaviors.

NanoSonic, Inc. Nanotechnology School Kits for Middle and High School Education (US only).

NanoSpective specializes in advanced materials characterization. The company uses cutting edge technology and state of the art equipment to perform nanoscale and macroscopic property evaluation of materials.

Nanospectra Biosciences Develops a therapeutic medical device which incorporates a new class of microparticles/nano-shells to selectively destroy solid tumors.

NanoSperse enables innovation for its customers by assisting them in the design and development of nanocomposites and by supplying commercial quantities to meet their needs.

Nanosphere, Inc. is a nanotechnology-based healthcare company, offering proprietary breakthrough technologies that provide a unique and powerful solution to greatly simplify diagnostic testing.

NanoStar Health aims to become a global leader in the emerging technology arena of nanomedical devices specifically designed for premature infants. The Company began operations in March 2009 and was incorporated in May 2009 to capitalize on the founder's expertise in nanotechnology, neonatal and pediatric medicine, and medical device commercialization.

Nanosteel Company A steel producer that utilizes a solid-solid state self-assembling approach that involves forming a glass precursor and then devitrifying this into a nanocomposite structure.

Nanostellar Engineered nanomaterials for emissions control.

NanoStrata Facilitates research and development of ultrathin films by sequential adsorption.

NanoString Technologies A nanotechnology-based platform for single molecule identification and digital quantification. The NanoString™ system uniquely barcodes individual target molecules, scans them, and delivers a literal inventory of target molecules in the biological sample.

Nanostructured & Amorphous Materials, Inc.Manufacturer and supplier of nanoscale metal oxides, nitrides, carbides, diamond, carbon nanotubes for research and industry.

Nanosyn Design, synthesis, and analysis of small molecule organic compounds for the pharmaceutical industry.

NanoSynergy Worldwide The company's nanofluidization process utilizes a proprietary nanotechnology process which allows molecules to be embedded into nanosuspensions (or nanodroplets) and microdroplets of between about 10 nm to about 10 µm in size, which are used to create highly solulable, stable and uniform emulsions/dispersions.

Nanosys Develops products based on a technology platform that allows the fabrication of nanostructures from one or more inorganic materials,

Nanotailor, has licensed NASA Goddard Space Flight Center's unique single-walled carbon nanotube (SWCNT) fabrication process with plans to make high-quality, low-cost SWCNTs available commercially.

Nanotec-USA The company develops its Bionic Nanotechnology smart-surface protection treatments for a number of industries and surfaces.

Nanotech America (NTA) is the distributor of the family of Scanning Probe Microscopes manufactured by NT-MDT (Zelenograd, Russia).

Nanotech Capital is a North Carolina based nanotechnology intellectual property management and development company.

Nanotech Innovations Offers a benchtop system for producing high-purity nanotubes.

Nanotech Plus A commercialization and business consulting firm.

NanoTechLabs A nanotechnology materials company focusing on the development and production of military and commercial products that have performance benefits through the incorporation of nanotechnology.

NanoTecNexus is a non-profit, volunteer-managed industry organization that showcases applications of nanotechnology with a special interest in the Life Sciences.

Nanotek Instruments The core business of NANOTEK Instruments, Inc., is research, development, manufacture, sales and service of nano materials and processing technologies (including nano materials and bio-materials), energy storage and conversion technologies (including fuel cell systems, batteries, and solar energy materials), and rapid prototyping/tooling/manufacturing technologies.

NanoTEN A consulting company specialized in nanotechnology.

Nanoterra A nanotechnology development company commercializing the inventions of Prof. George Whitesides at Harvard University and a worlwide network of complementary innovators.

Nanotherapeutics Uses nanotechnology to create novel drug delivery systems.

NanoTitan Software applications for nanoengineering and nanodevice design.

Nanotope is building a suite of products to be injected into injured tissue, or in the case of wound healing, to be applied topically. Upon injection, the products form a substrate that actively directs surviving cells to re-grow damaged tissue. The technical basis underlying this is a customizable chemical matrix, or gel, of nanofibers that provides three-dimensional bioactive scaffolding in which cells and tissues may grow and differentiate.

nanoTox Provides nanotoxicological tests and safety screening platforms that are effective and essential for nanotechnology design and engineering.

Nanotrope Commercializes nanoscale droplet technology being developed at the University of California, Irvine. The droplet technology provides high-precision, digital control of biochemical processes at the nanoscale.

Nanounity is a strategic marketing and sales consultancy company in the micro- and nanotechnology area.

Novavax is focused on creating novel, highly potent recombinant vaccines produced via cell culture. The company has developed three proprietary technology platforms: Virus-Like Particles, Novasome® paucilamellar vesicles and Micellar Nanoparticles.

Nanovea manufactures Profilometers, Mechanical Testers & Tribometers to combine the most advanced testing capabilities in the industry: Scratch/Adhesion, Indentation/Hardness, Wear/Friction & 3D Non-Contact Metrology at Nano, Micro & Macro range. Unlike other manufactures Nanovea also provides Laboratory Services, offering clients availability to the latest technology and optimal results through improvements in testing standards.

NanoVec A biotechnology company developing next generation nanobiomolecular vaccines and therapeutics against infectious diseases, cancer and biothreats.

NanoVector An early stage therapeutic drug company, NanoVector Inc. is commercializing a patent pending nanoparticle drug delivery system developed at North Carolina State University. The NanoVector nanoparticle is a plant virus. Central to our technology, this virus, which has evolved over millions of years, has several inherent characteristics essential for a successful nanoparticle delivery system and superior to any designed and engineered by humans.

Nanovere Technologies specializes in the research and development of self-cleaning and car key resistant coatings based on nanotechnology.

Nanoveritas Group Provides nanotechnology consulting services.

Nanoverse Developing early stage companies based on nano, micro, and converging technologies and products.

NanoViricides A nanobio-pharmaceutical company utilizing nanoscale materials and processes to develop anti-viral drugs against a wide range range of human and animal viruses.

Nanowave Develops Scanning Probe Position Encoder (SPPE) technology.

Nansulate The Nansulate brand of coating products from Industrial Nanotech, Inc.

Nantero Uses carbon nanotubes for the development of next-generation semiconductor devices.

Nascentric has developed unique current-based technologies to address nanometer effects, and owns a diverse, valuable patent portfolio in this and many other unique verification and analysis techniques.

Natcore Technology is the exclusive licensee, from Rice University, of a thin-film growth technology enabling room-temperature growth of various silicon oxides on silicon wafers in a liquid phase deposition (LPD) process. Although the implications of this discovery for semiconductors and fiber optics are significant and wide-ranging, the technology has immediate and compelling applications in the solar sector.

National Polymer Laboratories An R&D/Custom Manufacturing company that focuses on polymeric materials especially in the fields of adhesives, coatings and nanocomposites.

NaturalNano A nanomaterials company developing proprietary technologies and processes to provide novel properties for a wide range of applications that include industrial polymers, plastics, composites and additives.

NaturalNano A nanomaterials company that develops and markets proprietary technologies and products that provide novel properties to a variety of materials such as industrial polymers, plastics and composites. Core product: Halloysite nanotubes.


NaudaNeedles The company has developed a breakthrough nanofabrication technology to grow constant diameter, silver-gallium (Ag2Ga) nanoneedles, at any preferred location (e.g. SPM Probe tips) and orientation.

nCoat exploits nano-level processes and nano-formulated materials to develop coatings that produce revolutionary performance in heat management, corrosion resistance, abrasion resistance, friction reduction, superior bond strength and improved appearance.

NCSRT Offers a complete line of patented filter modules for biopharm, nutraceutical and dairy processing. NCSRT's flat sheet filter modules are available in a wide range of membrane materials and pore sizes to accommodate ultra filtration, microfiltration, nanofiltration, and reverse osmosis processes.

NDFusion Delivers enabling technology for realizing the potential of novel process chemistry through the use of process intensification. Process Intensification is created when mixing occurs on a nano- or micro-scale level enhanced by tightly controlled shear conditions using thin films or micro-flows.

nDimension Technologies High precision nanopositioning and scanning instruments.

NEI Corporation Develops, manufactures and distributes nanoscale materials to create significant performance improvements in high-volume manufactured goods.

Nocera Metrology and failure analysis tools. The company serves nanotechnology R&D markets, semiconductor labs for failure analysis and electrical characterization, and wafer labs for process control metrology.

NeoPhotonics Corporation Develops technologies for fiber optical circuits, modules and subsystems in the optical communications using nanoscale fabrication and metrology.

Network Biosystems The comapny develops nanotechnology and microfluidics for DNA analysis in clinical, forensic, and genomic applications.


neuMirRx A specialty pharmaceutical company that targets and transforms approved pharmaceuticals and new chemical entities using their neuNanoParticle technology.

New Scale Technologies Invents, manufactures and sells miniature ceramic motors and positioning systems using patented piezoelectric designs. They enable researchers to create more precise laboratory automation and nanotechnology tools.

Newport Offers innovative photonics for a wide range of ultrafast research applications including multiphoton microscopy, ultrafast micromachining and nanophotonics.

NexPlanar Corporation designs, tests, and manufactures highly specialized CMP pads using proprietary 'nano-domain' technology for the production of advanced semiconductors and hard drives.

Nextreme Thermal Solutions Manufactures solid-state heat pumps fabricated from a nano-structured thin film.

nGimat Co.Manufactures engineered nanomaterials in the following areas: nanopowders, thin film coatings, and devices.


Nikon Metrology offers a complete range of metrology solutions including Coordinate Measuring Machines(CMMs), Optical CMMs, 3D laser scanners, X-ray and Computed Tomography (CT), Optical CNC measuring systems , Laser Radar, iGPS /iSpace systems, and metrology software for 3D scanning, 3D digitizing, 3D inspection and reverse engineering.

Nion Specializes in advanced electron optics, especially the optics of very-high resolution electron microscopes.


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.

nLIGHT designs and manufactures industry leading high-power semiconductor lasers, and tailored integrated solutions. Following the acquisition of LIEKKI, the company is using LIEKKI's Direct Nanoparticle Deposition (DND) fiber technology process in developing new solutions.

NN-Labs Production of colloidal nanocrystals and research into nanocrystal-based technologies such as LEDs, solar cells and biolabels.


NNCrystal is focused solely on leveraging its advanced materials capabilities to deliver breakthrough, differentiated and sustainable solutions to the global lighting industry.

Nobel Polymers Develops and manufactures high-performance nanocomposite resin compounds and plastics solutions.

Nold Intellectual Property Law is a patent and licensing practice devoted to Chemistry and Biochemical inventions. A Physical Chemist by training with 18 years of Intellectual Property Experience, first as a Patent Examiner for 10 years and 8 years as a Patent Attorney developing Intellectual Property for some of the most successful nanotechnology companies in business today.

Nomadics is one of twelve members of the Institute for Soldier Nanotechnologies. Its scientists are exploring nanotechnology in the areas of high specific strength materials, layer-by-layer assembly, nanoparticle phosphors and tissue engineering.

Norcimbus The company offers ultra-high purity (UHP) gas and chemical distribution equipment and controls to the semiconductor, photonics, fiber optics, aerospace, nanotechnology, defense, pharmaceutical, and biotech industries.

Norsam Technologies Supplier of nanotechnology instruments and machining products.

Novacentrix Develops a full portfolio of nanoscale metal inks for printable electronics applications.

Novarials Technology A life sciences company whose core technologies include: (1) high performance catalysts and absorbents; (2) nanostructured membranes for filtration and purification; (3) highly sensitive and highly selective sensors.


Novascan Develops and produces innnovative and state of the art devices that facilitate nanotechnology projects. These improvements range from specialized AFM instruments to the probes and sensors used to characterize samples.

Novavax Creates vaccines using micellar nanoparticles.

ovellus Systems A supplier of chemical vapor deposition (CVD), physical vapor deposition (PVD), electrochemical deposition (ECD), chemical mechanical planarization (CMP), ultraviolet thermal processing (UVTP), and surface preparation equipment used in the manufacturing of semiconductors.


Novelx The company's patented Silicon Stack Technology™ enables it to build the Nano E-beam Engines™ that will drive innovation in a variety of nanotechnology applications including: imaging, metrology and lithography.

Novomer is pioneering a family of high-performance green plastics, polymers and other chemicals to meet the of markets looking for new, advanced materials that combine environmentally friendly attributes, biodegradability, high quality, and low cost.

nPoint Develops nanopositioning tools.

NSG Precision Cells The company specializes in the manufacturing of quartz flowcells, quartz microchips, quartz cuvettes, and other quartz products. Modern development of nanotechnology has allowed NSG Precision Cells to develop state-of-the art solid-state quantum resonance calibration filters.

Ntera Develops advanced printable electrochromic materials, driving electronics, electrochemical assemblies and related technologies targeted at creating high-visibility, low-power electronic display and signage applications.

NTIA A distributor and reseller of nanomaterial products.

Nuclear Solutions A technology development and commercialization company with projects in laser nano-machining and nuclear micropower generators for the defense, aerospace and nanotechnologies communities.

Nucryst Pharmaceuticals Develops, manufactures and commercializes medical products based on nanocrystalline silver technology.

NVE Corportatioon Manufactures high-performance spintronic products including sensors and couplers which are used in a variety of applications including industrial control, factory automation, and medical devices.

Nyacol Nanotechnologies, Inc. Colloidal dispersions and inorganic oxides for applications involving translucency, transparency, flame retardants, abrasion resistance, catalyst binders and refractory binders.

OAI is a leading manufacturer of reliable, precision equipment for MEMS, semiconductors, nanotechnology, cleanroom automation, and for UV light measurement.

Ocean Nano Tech The company provides synthesis, production as well as R&D of dispersible quantum dots and magnetic nanoparticles.

Ocean Optics is a diversified photonics technology firm and a global leader in optical sensing.

Oceanit A diversified science and engineering company. Research areas includes nanotechnology such as nanocomposite materials.

OCZ Technology The company manufactures high performance memory and computer components. It builds advanced CPU heatsinks with carbon nanotubes.

Ohmx Corporation A protein biosensor company focused on the development of portable, electronic detection devices for use in in vitro diagnostics using nano-engineered electronic surfaces arrayed on disposable chips.

Olympus Surgical and Industrial USA The company's range of microscopes includes laser scanning confocal microscopes that offer high-resolution 3D observation and measurement in real time for applications in nanotechnology production.

OmegaGenesis, Inc. is a biotechnology company that discovers and produces nano-scale materials that work on the cellular and sub-cellular level to promote or inhibit angiogenesis, the growth of new blood vessels.

Omnetics Designer and manufacturer of micro and nano miniature interconnect products, featuring COTS, Standards and Custom connectors for industries such as Military, Aerospace, Defense, Medical and other technology oriented OEMs

Omniprobe The company develops and manufactures nanomanipulator systems.

OnMaterials offers innovative materials solutions for the environmental remediation marketplace. OnMaterials' Z-Loy™ products are engineered zero valent metal powder suspensions designed for injectablity as nano- and/or micro-scale powders.

Opti-Cal develops and manufactures ZeroTrack, 5 nanometer positioning systems.

Optical Dynamics has a history of developing innovative optical products, durability enhancing coatings, and highly engineered nano/polymer films. The company is pursuing new business and product development opportunities for nano-based coatings and optical materials.

Optodot Corporation Developed two material platforms for energy, security and communications applications: nanoporous membranes and organic semiconductor materials.

Optomec is a supplier of advanced manufacturing equipment and additive manufacturing solutions for the Electronics, Photovoltaics, Display and Defense industries.

Optotrack Provides innovative design and engineering solutions to hot embossing and precision replication, vacuum deposition, microfabrication, and nanotechnology.

Optronics Design The Heterostructure Design Studio is a state-of-the-art quantum simulation CAD system developed for semiconductor heterostructure engineering.

Ovonics Develops cognitive computer technology with nanoscale devices.


Oxane Materials, Inc. is an energy-focused nanoproducts company. The principal product under development is an oil and gas recovery enhancer, OxFrac (ultralight high-strength proppant). Follow-on products include sour gas abatement technologies, high temperature stable PEM fuel cell membranes, and low-density composite agents.

Pacific Biosciences Combining recent advances in nanofabrication, biochemistry, molecular biology, surface chemistry and optics, the company has created a powerful technology platform called single molecule, real-time, or SMRT, technology. SMRT technology enables real-time analysis of biomolecules with single molecule resolution, which has the potential to transform our understanding of biological systems by providing a window into these systems that has not previously been open for scientific study.

Pacific Fuel Cell Utilizes nanotechnology to manufacture fuel cell components.

Pacific Industrial Development Corportaion A technology and solutions company, focused on producing specialty chemicals and performance nanomaterials for a wide array of environmentally focused products.

Pacific Nanotechnology Develops and manufactures AFM systems and probes.

Pall Corporation Purification and filtration technologies and products for the manufacture integrated circuits, including semiconductors, compound semiconductors, MEMS microsystems and molecular manufacturing or nanotechnology devices.

Panisolar Develops electrochromic windows and dye solar cells. The company uses nanocomposite materials and advanced technologies based on printing and roll-to-roll processing techniques.

Panomics Delivers innovative tools and solutions for Parallel Quantitative Biology (PQB) – contextual, systems-level measurements of genes, proteins and their cellular functions.

Panorama Labs Panorama's core technology in Magneto Photonic Crystals, combined with nanotechnology fabrication techniques, enables a variety of products including projection, large direct view displays, hand-held display devices, virtual reality goggles, holographic memory and more.

Parabon NanoLabs designs and develops a new class of therapeutics and other products made possible by proprietary technology for precisely directing the self-assembly of designer macromolecules that are functionalized with molecular subcomponents (e.g., enzymes, metals or pharmaceuticals).

PARS Environmental, Inc. is a full service environmental consulting firm that offers creative solutions to a broad range of engineering, health & safety, and environmental issues. One of their solutions is the NanoFe submicron nanoparticles remediation technology for soils and groundwater.

Particule Measuring Systems The company is a global leader in designing, manufacturing, and servicing particle counters and molecular/gas analyzers.

Particle Sciences is an integrated provider of both standard and nanotechnology approaches to drug development and delivery. The company originally pioneered use of encapsulated ingredients and nanoparticles for sunscreens and personal care. In 1999 the company licensed a portion of its nanotechnology portfolio to BASF and focused its efforts on providing services to Life Sciences companies. Now, through a full range of formulation, analytic, and manufacturing services, Particle Sciences provides pharmaceutical companies with a complete and seamless development solution designed to minimize the time and risk between discovery and the clinic.

Particule Sizing Systems The company provides instrumentation for the field of particle size analysis.

Particle Technology Labs, Ltd. is a leading service laboratory for particle characterization in the United States. Their laboratory contains over 30 instruments from many of the leading major manufacturers which gives them the capability to characterize a broad range of particle sizes as well as conduct various other physical characterization tests including: Suface Area; Porosimetry; Density; Powder Rheology.

PChem Associates has developed a patented nanomaterial technology for printed electronics.

PDS Biotechnology Corporation is a biopharmaceutical company applying the company's platform Versamune nanotechnology to a new class of safe, simple, potent and targeted immunotherapies for the treatment of cancer and infectious diseases.

PEL Associates is an innovative technology company providing new and novel technology and systems engineering services for industrial, marine, defense and homeland security requirements. The company's micro/nano sensor products include smart micro composites and smart renewable nano coatings.

Pennsylvania Nanomaterials Commercialization Center Provides assistance and funding to promising nanomaterials research which has a well defined defense or commercial application.

Pentagon Technologies The company develops innovative products and services that improve the productivity and utilization of semiconductor manufacturing equipment.



Pentron Clinical Technologies The company developed the Artiste™ Nano Composite System for dental restoration.

PerkinElmer Life And Analytical Sciences Active in the field of automating cell biology, the company's portfolio reaches from Optical Instruments and Automation Systems to Nano Liquid Handling Solutions and Cell Handling Devices.

Petersen Advanced Lithography The company provides the foundation and the tools for the semiconductor industry's ongoing move from conventional optical lithography to optical enhancement techniques.

PharmaIN Develops a Protected Graft Copolymer (PGC™) nano-carrier drug delivery system.

PharmaNova Inc. is a privately held, specialty drug development company founded on the re-purposing and enhancement of known drugs using our proprietary nanoparticle technology platform and other complementary formulation and drug delivery technologies.

PharmaSeq A genomics company that has developed the world's first light-powered microtransponders and nanotransponders for performing nucleic acid-based assays.

Phenomenex is a leading provider of advanced technology solutions for chromatographic techniques in the areas of sample preparation, high-pressure liquid chromatography (HPLC) and gas chromatography (GC).

Phoenix S&T Develops and sells patented high performance, injection-molded nanospray devices for mass spectrometry applications in drug discovery, clinical diagnostics and homeland security.

Phosphorex develops and supplies various types of microspheres and nanospheres for a broad range of scientific applications. In addition to supplying ultra pure polystyrene nanospheres and microspheres, we encapsulate fluorescent, phosphorescent, near-infrared and color dyes in polymers to form particles with sizes ranging from 20 nm to over 20 µm.

PhotoMetrics A commercial analytical laboratory specializing in solving production and failure analysis problems through chemical analysis and materials characterization.

Photon Technology International The company devotes its resources exclusively to the technology of fluorescence instrumentation and designs, manufactures and markets proprietary electro-optical instruments. Their products are used in leading laboratories around the world for medical research, health care, industrial process, quality control, environmental science and other applications.

Photon X Research, development and manufacturing of advanced photonic devices for optical communications and biomedical sensors based on nanofabrication technology, high performance/advanced photonic polymers, nanoparticle doping, photonic waveguide device design and manufacturing.

Photronics Reticle and photomask manufacturing solutions.

Picarro produces ultra-trace gas analyzers for environmental monitoring, automotive emission testing and high-tech manufacturing. Picarro's Cavity Ring-Down Spectroscopy (CRDS) instruments are setting new standards for sensitivity, speed, selectivity and ease-of-use in trace gas detection for monitoring greenhouse gases, reducing diesel emissions, advancing semiconductor manufacturing, and improving petrochemical processing.

PICOCAL is a technology-based venture whose objective is to provide novel measurement solutions to its customers. The company's first product is a MEMS scanning thermal probe that enables users to quickly and clearly view and measure thermal properties at the nanoscale.

Piercell is a nanotechnology venture that is developing a biomolecular delivery device that pierces into primary and other hard-to-transfect cells. Piercell's vision is to pave the path to cell therapy by enabling ex vivo DNA and RNA drug delivery into clinically relevant cells of patients.

Pillbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman A law firm with expertise in IP law relevant to nanotechnology.

Pioneer Surgical Technology is a leading innovator in the design and manufacture of spinal and orthopaedic implants and instruments. The company's proprietary nanocrystalline hydroxyapatite technology – NanOss™ Bone Void Filler – is the first ever nanotechnology medical device to receive clearance by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). NanOss™ is an innovative structural biomaterial that is highly osteoconductive and remodels over time into human bone with applications in the sports medicine, trauma, spine and general orthopaedics markets.

Pixelligent The company develops unique and proprietary materials that improve the performance of integrated circuits, renewable energy systems, and specialty materials.

Planar Energy Devices is a venture backed technology company that designs and manufactures high energy density "solid state" thin-film and large format batteries for commercial and OEM applications.

Plasma Dynamics is a privately held company devoted exclusively to the plasma processing of advanced materials by reactive ion etching (RIE) and plasma enhanced chemical vapor deposition (PECVD). Company services include R&D, process development, and low level production.

Plasma Etch The company designs and manufactures Plasma Etching systems. Plasma etching technology offers a wide range of cost-effective, safe, and environmentally sound solutions to problems faced by manufacturers in the electronic, industrial, medical, and solar panel sectors.

Plasma-Therm is a supplier of advanced plasma process equipment that caters to various specialty markets including photomask, solid state lighting, thin film head and compound semiconductor. Plasma-Therm offers both dry etch and PECVD technologies.

Plasmaterials, Inc. is a leader in providing high purity materials for all types of thin film applications. Whether the requirement is for large area, single piece, enhanced design, base metal alloys for architectural glass coating, or high purity semiconductor alloys, Plasmaterials can provide state-of-the-art materials to meet the most demanding needs. Through an extensive manufacturing and supply network, Plasmaterials, Inc. produces and markets a full range of products for R&D, pilot and full-scale production. Materials for such diverse applications as Architecture Glass, Microelectronics, Display Technology, Transparent Conductive Coating, Packaging, and Decorative Coatings to name a few, are all produced to exact specifications.

Platypus Technologies The company develops, produces and markets nanotechnologies for the life sciences. They produce a variety of nano-structured surfaces for use in research and are also developing a range of products that derive from a proprietary platform technology using liquid crystals for the rapid detection of molecular interactions.

Plexon Neurotechnology Research Systems offers a wide variety of products for neurological research. The company offers optional carbon nanotube coating on its range of electrodes.

Plextronics Develops active layer technology for printed electronic devices with the ability to control polymer design at the nanoscale.

PolyBrite Using patented polymer nanotechnology, PolyBrite has created a light bulb that will last for 50,000 hours and save consumers up to 90 percent in energy costs.

PolyFuel Developed the capability to directly engineer the nano-architectures and the chemical characteristics of a membrane based upon system-level requirements, for instance for use in fuel cells.

PolyInsight Specialists in Atomic-Force Microscopy for Nanotechnology and Materials R&D.

PolyMicrospheres The company is specialized in developing cutting-edge nanoparticle technologies for the development of targeted drug delivery systems.

PolyOne A provider of polymer products, services and solutions including nanocomposites and nanscale compounds.

PolyRemedy, Inc. manufactures robotic systems for the fabrication of nano-material based wound dressings at the point-of-care, allowing wound care clinicians to deliver easily and cost-effectively customized wound care on-demand for each patient's unique wound.

Polysciences Manufactures monomer and polymer products including gold nanoparticles and a line of precision microparticles useful for measurement in nanotechnology applications.

Porifera Inc. was founded with the goal of developing membranes with vastly superior permeability, durability, and selectivity for water purification and other applications such as carbon sequestration. The company's vision is to use carbon nanotubes to improve membrane performance, enabling affordable and plentiful fresh drinking water worldwide.

Porter Wright Morris & Arthur A law firm with expertise in IP law relevant to nanotechnology. Publishes the Nanotechnology Law Report blog.

Positron Systems Applies induced Positron Analysis – Volumetric (IPA-V) and Induced Positron Analysis – Surface (IPA-S) technologies for surface analysis and defect detection down to the nanoscale.

Powdermet specializes in modifying powder and particulate surfaces through applying metal and ceramic coatings onto particulate matrices. The company designs, develops, and manufactures metal and ceramic nanoengineered fine powders and particulates using fluidized bed surface modification technology.

PowerMetal Technologies Provides design and development support for nanometal components with unique properties that enable sporting goods companies to create breakthrough products which significantly enhance product performance.

PPG Industries is actively involved in nanotechnology, from Research & Development to the commercialization of several products that either contain nanoparticles within a polymeric matrix structure or are formed as nanostructured films on a substrate by physical or chemical vapor deposition processes.

Praxair Manufactures nanocomposite wires.

Precision Detectors Specializes in the manufacture of state-of-the-art detectors and software for the characterization of proteins, polymers, macromolecules and nanoparticles.

Precision Photonics The company provides a line of optics and opto-electronic assemblies includes etalons, laser mirrors, beamsplitter cubes, micro-optics, bonded high-power laser optics, and IBS coatings with optics-manufacturing limits to the nanometer level.

Precitech Manufactures ultra precision diamond machining systems for single point diamond turning, precision grinding and diamond milling of spherical, aspheric and non-axis symmetric (freeform) optics, optical molds and precision mechanical components.

Prescient Medical A medical device company dedicated to reducing deaths from heart attacks The company applies nanotechnology techniques ot fabricating its stent products.

Pressure Chemical Company Provides services to many nanotechnology market segments and has considerable experience in the synthesis and isolation of nanoparticles.

Presto Engineering, Inc. is a provider of product engineering services to the semiconductor industry. The company's in-silicon analysis capabilities are part of the company?s Design Success Analysis™ offering for process technologies down to the 45nm node.

Prime NanoScience The company is focused on the development and commercialization of enhanced responsivity sensor systems using thin film coatings incorporating nanomaterials.

Primet Precision Materials designs and manufactures an extensive array of nanopowders and material systems.

Princeton Instruments Spectroscopy and imaging instruments.

Prior Scientific, Inc., is a leading manufacturer of microscopes, programmable motorized stages, fiber optic microscopy inspection equipment, and microscopy accessories for a variety of applications.

Process Tube Systems Offering chemical delivery products, subassembly gas systems, and production equipment, PTS is working with OEM's of nanotechnology manufacturing systems, nanomaterial providers, major fine chemical manufacturers and a number of University based research groups.

Promega's products are used in life science research, particularly in genomics, proteomics, and cellular analysis to support molecular diagnostics and human identification.

Proteus Biomedical The company is developing intelligent medicine products internally and in partnership with device, pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies. These products address therapeutic areas where disease management complexity, patient monitoring requirements, therapeutic efficacy, and poor patient adherence create large clinical and commercial opportunities.

Protochips Creates specimen supports for electron microscopy. The company's products enable the highest resolution of nanostructures in their native environments.

Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) focuses on providing contract research and development services in a variety of technical areas to both government and commercial customers. New materials developments include nanoparticle-derived constructs.

PureLux is a spin-out from the Center for Nanotechnology and Molecular Materials at Wake Forest University focused on commercializing next generation light sources that are 10 times more efficient than incandescents and 3 times more efficient than fluorescents.

PVD Products Designs and manufactures unique thin film deposition systems and components for material scientists and process engineers.

Pyrograph Products Manufacturer of carbon nanofibers.

Pyxis Technology This electronic design automation (EDA) company is developing new integrated circuit (IC) and system on chip (SoC) routing software for complex nanometer IC designs. Their solution is an architecture optimized for the challenges of sub-100 nm manufacturing process technology.

QD Soleil The company is a wholly owned division of Nanosys and focused on the use of its proprietary nanotechnology in solar panel cell designs.

QD Vision is working on quantum-dot materials advancements and manufacturing process development for the next-generation of displays.

Quad Group The company has developed LAwave – an ultra-thin film test instrument that uses a non-destructive method to measure and characterize coatings in the <5 nanometer range.

QualSec Inc. is the developer of the NanoNose, the next generation of electronic olfactory sensory technology. The company develops cutting-edge proprietary detection systems which meet the discrimination, sensitivity, and portability requirements of the homeland security market, as well as applications in other high volume markets including the health care, environmental, petrochemical, and food industries.

Qualtré Inc. is commercializing the next generation of motion sensors, further broadening their applicability in CE devices like cellular handsets, personal navigation devices, and gaming controllers. Using a proprietary high-performance, low-cost technology platform, Qualtré aims to be the leading supplier of inertial sensors for these devices.

Quant Technologies The copmpany designs, manufactures, sells and services specialized scientific instrumentation to measure physical, chemical and biological properties of airborne particles.

Quantachrome Instruments is a world leader in the design and manufacture of laboratory instruments for characterizing properties of porous materials and powders.

Quanterix Corporation is developing a novel platform for single molecule analysis that will bring an unprecedented level of sensitivity, precision, and assay robustness to clinical diagnostics, drug development, and life science research.

QuantTera is developing a new class of lasers and detectors. Nano-structured materials will be the basis of their technology from multilayer two dimensional structures to quantum dot technology.

Quantum Composers is an internationally recognized pioneer in the Test and Measurement market place with the design and production of laser systems and precision pulse generator instrument lines.

Quantum Composers, Inc., specializes in precision pulse and digital delay generators and development of custom controls, electronics and lasers for the electronic, opto-mechanical and photonic industries.

Quantum Logic Devices Develops nanoelectronic platforms to directly detect the reactions of biomolecules at the molecular level without amplification or labels.

Quantum Polymers provides engineering and high performance plastic stock shape products and engineering services for industrial applications.

QuantumBio, Inc is accelerating the drug discovery efforts by providing pharmaceutical, biotechnology companies and life science research organizations a next generation of Computer-Assisted Molecular Modeling (CAMM) and Computer-Assisted Drug Design (CADD) solutions.

QuantumSphere, Inc. A manufacturer of nano catalysts for applications in portable power, renewable energy, electronics, defense and other markets demanding advanced materials.

QuarTek Çorporation Nanotechnology research and development/incubator.

Quesant Designs and manufactures scanning probe microscopes.

Quickshot XRF The initial product offering from Quickshot XRF focuses on two main applications; precious metal analysis and hazardous substance detection. Additional instruments and software packages are in development to provide low-cost options to organizations that require accurate coating thickness measurements and alloy verification.

Radiation Shield Technologies The company manufactures Demron&trade, a material constructed from a unique nanotechnology that far surpasses the effectiveness of current nuclear-biological-chemical suits that only protect against radioactive particulate sources.

RainDance Technologies A nanotechnology company devoted to developing, and commercializing the Personal Laboratory System™, a lab-on-a-chip analysis platform for droplet-based ('digital') microfluidics.

Randcastle Extrusion Systems manufactures bench and floor model single screw extruders for laboratory, R&D, and low output production applications. Unique features include patent pending compounding elements (The Recirculator) with twin like performance. Studies show nanopowders compounded at 50,000 x, wood sheet in one step up to 40% incorporation and more.

RASIRC develops products that purify and deliver ultra pure liquids and gases with a primary focus on water vapor. Products include applications in carbon nanotube synthesis.

RAVE Nanomachining has emerged as the industry leader in the field of advanced Photomask repair. They provide the most comprehensive instruments necessary to meet the most stringent demands of the next generation of Photomask manufacturing process requirements.

Raydiance The Raydiance platform is the world's only commercial-grade ultrafast laser technology. Deeply integrated software and computer control make application development easy and practical.

RBC Life Sciences Developed NanoClusters™, a nanosize powder that combines with nutritional supplements. When consumed, it reduces the surface tension of foods and supplements to increase wetness and absorption of nutrients. Also manufactures a range of nanoceutical nutritional and skincare supplements.

Reactive Nanotechnologies Develops and manufactures NanoFoil™, fabricated by vapor depositing thousands of alternating nanoscale layers of aluminum and nickel, to precisely control the instantaneous release of heat energy for reaction initiation and joining applications.

Reade Advanced Materials is a global distributor and value add toll chemical processor / packager of higher technology specialty chemical solids (metal, non-metallic minerals, ceramic, composite, conductive, magnetic, nanomaterial, powder, fibers, abrasives, sheet, rod, additives, fillers & reinforcements) with 3 customer care facilities in The Americas.

Renishaw is a global company with core skills in measurement, motion control, spectroscopy and precision machining. Their products are used for applications as diverse as machine tool automation, co-ordinate measurement, Raman spectroscopy, machine calibration, position feedback, CAD/CAM dentistry, stereotactic neurosurgery and medical diagnostics.

Research Facilities Design is an architectural firm specializing exclusively in the programming and design of teaching and research laboratory facilities for college and university, industry, and governmental clients.

Research Support Intruments Provides research and development services, systems engineering, and technical support services to government and industry customers. Capabilities include nanopropulsion and carbon nanotube applications.

Resonetics Laser micromachining for rapid prototyping of microfluidic, bioMEMs and nanotechnology related devices.

ReVera is a leading provider of next generation metrology used to monitor and control films and critical layers deployed in the semiconductor manufacturing process down to monolayer thickness.

Rexahn Pharmaceuticals and the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) Center for Nanomedicine & Cellular Delivery (CNCD), are jointly pursuing the development of water-soluble nano-polymers for targeted delivery of anticancer drugs.

RF Nano Corporation Develops a CMOS compatible suite of discrete, wafer and integrated circuit products based on the outstanding electronic properties of carbon nanotubes.

RHK Technology Develops and manufactures a complete line of scanning probe microscopes.

Riley Solutions The company designs and manufactures advanced materials, including ceramic nanomaterials, for Armored Vehicles, Aircraft, Helicopters, Airships and Alternate Energy Systems.

Rogue Vallet Microdevices A microelectronics manufacturing company, Rogue Valley supplies services to customers with a wide variety of applications, including Semiconductor, Biotechnology, Nanotechnology, and MEMS.

Rohm and Haas Electronic Materials develops and delivers innovative material solutions and processes to the electronic and optoelectronic industries. Focused on the circuit board, semiconductor manufacturing, advanced packaging, and flat panel display industries, its products and technologies are integral elements in electronic devices around the world.

Rolith The company develops breakthrough technology based on proprietary 'Rolling Mask' lithography concept, which will enable cost-effective nanostructuring on large areas of rigid and flexible materials in conveyor or roll-to-roll modes.

RTP Company The company develops and manufactures specialty thermoplastic compounds including nanocomposites.

Rudolph Technologies Design, development, manufacture and support of high-performance process control metrology and macro defect inspection equipment used by semiconductor device manufacturers.

Rushford Hypersonic was founded in 2007 to utilize the patented Hypersonic Plasma Particle Desposition (HPPD) and focused particle beam process, a new generation of coating technology, developed by the University of Minnesota.

RXi Pharmaceuticals is a discovery-stage biopharmaceutical company pursuing the development and commercialization of proprietary therapeutics based on RNA interference (RNAi) for the treatment of serious human diseases. The company has developed novel and proprietary nanotransporters that have been shown to deliver RNAi compounds to target tissues in animal models.

SAGE Electrochromics The company is the world leader in the development, manufacture and international commercialization of electronically tintable dynamic glass for the building industry.

Saint-Gobain Grains & Powders Develops and manufactures biodegradable coolants, lubricants, abrasive slurries, cleaners, and specialty fluids for use in a wide variety of industries including ceria nanopowders for polishing applications.

Salvona Technologies Developed several controlled-release nanosphere delivery systems for use in industries involving health care, personal care, food, beverage, fabric and household products.

San Air Technologies Laboratory Since its founding in 2003, SanAir has grown into a full-service laboratory offering analytical and consulting services specialized in asbestos, bacterial detection and identification, environmental microbiology, Legionella, and materials testing.

Sand9 The company is dedicated to using their advanced nanomechanical semiconductor technology for the design of Radio Frequency and other components that will dramatically improve the performance and increase the capabilities of wireless devices.

Sarnoff Corporation An innovation services and product development company; licenses ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company's portfolio of mesoporous materials for application development in potics and electronics.

Savara Pharmaceuticals is is an inhalation drug development company developing next generation respiratory therapeutics utilizing its proprietary NanoCluster dry-powder formulation technology.

Schmeiser, Olsen & Watts A law firm with expertise in IP law relevant to nanotechnology.

Schrödinger The company develops state-of-the-art chemical simulation software for use in pharmaceutical and biotechnology research. The company's products range from general molecular modeling programs to a full-featured suite of drug design software including both ligand and structure based methods.

Sci-Tec A manufacturer and distributor of instruments and services in the particle science field. The product line includes laboratory and process analyzers for testing powders, granular materials, dispersions, emulsions, and aggregate.

ScienceGL develops leading edge 3D and 4D visualization software for science, health care, technology and business applications including nanometrology, nanotechnology, and nanomanipulation.

Sciencenter NanoWorld The Nanobiotechnology Center at Cornell University and the Sciencenter have created a traveling 3,000 square-foot hands-on interactive museum exhibition that introduces children and their families around the United States to the biological wonders of the nano world.

SD Nanosciences The company's proprietary 'Triad' technology has applications in vaccines, cancer diagnostics, and specialty research probes. Triad combines carbohydrates and proteins on nanoparticles, which enables presentation of sugars and proteins in a controlled and logical way.

SDC Powders Manufacturing produces a wide range of nanopowders – metals, nitrides, ceramics, alloys.

SDCmaterials, Inc is a privately held company focused on creating and commercializing high value nano-enhanced products. They target applications where we can deliver compelling benefits to end-users of our products. The cornerstone of the company is their novel Rapid Material Synthesis System which can fabricate a wide variety of discrete or composite nanomaterials with unique physical properties in extremely short development cycles.

Seashell Technology, LLC  Nanostructured material design, synthesis and applications. Supplies nanoparticles and nanostructured materials for academic research, development projects and for industrial processes.

SEI Chemical is a global leader in the fields of release and anti-stick, anti-abrasion, antimicrobial and corrosion preventative coating and additive technologies. SEI's Mold, Graffiti, Corrosion and Coatings lines employee nanoparticulates that provide leading-edge performance characteristics.

Selah Technologies A manufacturer of quantum dots and carbon nanotubes.

Seldon Laboratories The company focused on incorporating the unique properties of carbon nanotubes into various products. A first prototype is a water purification system.

Selecta Biosciences is a biopharmaceutical company developing the first generation of nanoparticle immunomodulatory drugs for the treatment and prevention of human diseases.

Semicore Equipment, Inc. is a Silicon Valley based manufacturer and worldwide supplier for the electronics, optical, solar energy, medical, automotive, military and related high technology industries. The company's high-performance production or R&D vacuum sputtering and thin film evaporation systems provide coatings on a variety of materials including plastic films, glass, ceramics, metals and hybrid substrates.

SEMTech Solutions is a provider of reconditioned scanning electron microscopes (SEMs), both thermionic and field emission, as well as SEM service, parts, equipment, and accessories.

Sensory Analytics The company's SensorMetric™ software packages help Sensory systems meet a breadth and depth of application challenges to include color measurement, nanometric measurement, primer measurement and L/O coating thickness measurement on a wide variety of metallic and non-metallic substrates.

Sepax Technologies The company develops and manufactures products in the area of chemical and biological separations (including carbon nanotubes), biosurfaces and proteomics.

Sequence Design Provides Electronic Design Automation software solutions for power management and low power design closure of nanometer SoC (system on chip) design.

Sequoia Pacific Research Company A chemical research and development holding company, which applies the science and art of Nanochemical Technology to create new products and unique chemical process applications.

SeraCare Life Sciences Develops, manufactures, and sells a broad range of biological based materials and services essential for the manufacture of diagnostic tests, commercial bioproduction of therapeutic drugs,including clinically annotated DNA and RNA.

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.

Shimadzu Scientific Instruments The company manufactures instruments and software for the analytical laboratory industry. It's Analytical Division is one of the world?s largest manufacturers of analytical instrumentation and environmental monitoring equipment.

Shocking Technologies develops Voltage Switchable Dielectric embedded nanocomposite materials that protect electronic components from harmful electrostatic discharge (ESD).

Shrink Nanotechnologies brings together leading scientists, business advisors and an executive team that is dedicated to bringing its technology to the commercial marketplace. Shrink solutions, including its substrates, devices and research tools are being designed to not only be mechanically effective in the solar energy, environmental detection, stem cell and biotechnology markets, they are also being made from biodegradable materials, including corn-based plastics.

SiEnergy Systems is a Harvard spin-off company commercializing novel solid oxide fuel cells using nanometer scale oxide thin films.

Sigma Technologies International The company develops leading edge technologies in the areas of thin-film coating and surface functionalization, providing solutions for both roll-to-roll and batch processes.

Sigma-Aldrich A global manufacturer and supplier of nanomaterials and instruments for nano research and production.

SiGNa Chemistry, Inc., an advanced materials company, has developed a green nanotechnology-based solution that makes reactive metals far more efficient, safer, and cost effective.

Silco International Producer of high quality and ultra pure colloidal silica.

Silicon Genesis Owns a suite of licenses for process technologies that enables new innovations in nanotechnology and takes advantage of SiGen's layer-transfer and engineered wafer technologies as well as advanced process and equipment technologies.

Silicon Kinetics The company has developed its proprietary nano-Pore Optical lnterferometry (nPOI) platform for biomolecular interaction analysis.

Silicon Valley Nano Ventures Focuses on start-up and early stage nanotechnology and clean energy companies, projects, and ventures.

SiMPore is a early-stage company commercializing a breakthrough membrane technology for the separation and purification of biomolecules and other nano-sized particles in a wide range of applications. Such application areas include biomedical research, biopharmaceutical processing, nanotechnology development and hemodialysis.

Sinmat is an emerging materials nanotechnology company developing value driven technological solutions for the semiconductor industry. For instance, its use of their nano/nanosponge particle technology allows successful development of a flexible, defect-free process to fabricate copper-based interconnects.

SiOnyx is the leading innovator in shallow junction photonics, a patented semiconductor process that dramatically enhances the performance of the light sensing devices commonly used in consumer, industrial, medical and defense related applications.

Sirnaomics, Inc. is dedicated to becoming the leader in the RNAi technology focusing on (1) enhancement of the potency of active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) using multi-targeted small interfering RNA (siRNA) cocktail; (2) improvement of the API delivery in vivo using clinical viable synthetic polymeric and lipid nanoparticles.

Skyray Instrument is the largest Xray Fluorescence Spectrometer supplier worldwide.

Skyray XRF is the North American representative of Skyray Instrument, Inc. Established in 1990, Skyray Instrument, Inc specializes in X-Ray Fluorescence spectrometer (XRF) research, development, production and sales.

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.

Small-Tech Tools supplies the MEMS and Nanotechnology market with quality new and refurbished equipment.

SmallTech Consulting provides consulting services in the fields of MicroElectroMechanical Systems (MEMS), Nanotechnology, Optics and Photonics and Materials Characterization.

SmalTec Manufactures machining instruments with nanometer precision.

Smart Imaging Technologies Provides a set of software tools as well as advanced research and development capabilities for analyzing specific problems and delivering complete solutions in areas of quantitative image analysis and 3D computational modeling of particulate materials, including nanoscale materials.

Solar Botanic will introduce artificial trees that make use of renewable energy from the sun and wind, they are an efficient clean and environmentally sound means of collecting solar radiation and wind energy.

Solar Metrology is a global leader in high-performance X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) analysis systems. Solar Metrology XRF tools are specifically engineered for the demanding thin film measurement requirements of the Solar Electric and Power Storage industries.

Solaris Nanosciences Develops and commercializes core-shell nanostructures and nanomaterials for solar cell applications.

Solarmer Energy Inc. is a developer of transparent, flexible plastic solar panels.

Solexant Corp. is a venture-backed private company committed to developing high-efficiency, low-cost photovoltaic modules. Solexant's Nanocrystal Solar Cell, developed at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, is the first ultrathin-film solar cell incorporating nanocrystals made of high-performance and flexible inorganic materials that dramatically increase solar cell efficiency and reduce manufacturing costs.

Solexel is developing crystalline silicon based PV modules that offer the performance, quality, and sustainability of the best silicon based PV at the low costs of non-silicon based PV.

Soligie The company manufactures products with integrated, printed electronics in a thin, flexible form-factor.

Solmetex Manufacture of specialized technology for the safe and economic removal of heavy metal contaminants using polymer based bead with hydrous iron oxide nano-particles impregnated throughout the bead.

Soltera Renewable Technologies The company's mission is to become the leading producer of third generation photovoltaic cells (solar cells) through the use of quantum dots.

Sono-Tek Corporation Manufactures ultrasonic spray nozzle applications used in nanotechnology applications such as the gentle drying of nano particles, the isolation of highly effective pharmaceutical agents, the production of spherical ceramic matrices, or micro-encapsulation, as well as efficient and safe spray drying of aqueous and organic solvent-based solutions and slurries.

SonoPlot provides innovative fluid dispensers and chemical surface treatments for microelectronics and the life sciences. The Microplotter line of dispensers can print microcircuitry on a desktop for research and development or deposit high-density grids of biomolecules such as DNA or proteins for fabrication of microarrays. A wide variety of materials can be treated with the SonoCoat surface modification process, producing ideal surfaces for adhering molecules in a microarray.

Soundwave Research Laboratories A medical device manufacturer, Soundwave Research Laboratories, Inc. has developed a proprietary Acoustic Nanofilm technology which allows them to convert many polymeric substrates into acoustic and pressure sensitive transducers.

Southern Clay Products Nanoscale additives for reinforced plastics in the automotive industry, of flexible and rigid packaging such as films, bottles, trays, and blister packs, and also of electronics plastics such as wire and cable coatings.

SouthWest NanoTechnologies , Inc. The mission of SouthWest NanoTechnologies is to be the leading producer of high-quality single-wall carbon nanotubes and to be an innovative partner in the continued development and application of carbon nanotubes.

sp3 is a full service provider of products and services relating to thin-film and freestanding diamond deposition and other diamond materials.

Specialty Materials The company is a manufacturer of boron and silicon carbide fiber products used primarily to reinforce advanced composite materials, and boron nanopowder for conversion to magnesium diboride.

Specs Technologies Corporation A manufacturer and distributor of surface analysis and thin film deposition components and systems.

Spectrum Laboratories Nanofiltration technology.

Spectrx The company develops biophotonics applications for studies of human tissue objectively at the cellular and molecular level to detect, diagnose and monitor disease.

Spheric Technologies, Inc. markets high-temperature industrial microwave furnaces and technologies for the processing of powder metals and ceramics, and is developing microwave treatment systems for the mining and wastewater industries. The company has also developed and patented technology for the production of fine-particle, high-purity metal oxides.

Spherics The company's Phase Inversion Nanotechnology (PIN™) enables oral and non-oral delivery of biologics, poorly soluble drugs and/or drugs with low permeability.

SRI International Employs microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) fabrication processes and materials science to develop innovative micro- and nanometer-scale structures, devices, and systems to solve important problems.

SRU Biosystems The company develops biosensor technology that incorporates a proprietary nanostructured optical grating,

Stainless Design Concepts (SDC) is a manufacturer UHP gas and chemical delivery systems for state-of-the-art semiconductor, solar, MEMS, LED or nanotechnology fabrication processes.

Stanford Materials Worldwide supplier of rare earth, non-ferrous, advanced ceramic materials and carbon nanotubes.

Starfire Systems Manufactures nanostructured ceramic forming polymers.

StarMega A patent commercialization firm formed solely to exploit a number of nanotechnology patents.

Stemedica Cell Technologies The company uses a proprietary nanotechnology delivery systems designed to support the environment during stem cell culturing, harvesting, differentiation and post transplantation procedures.

Steward Environmental Solutions The company solves environmental and industrial challenges in liquids and gases with nanomaterials. Steward Environmental Solutions is part of the Steward group which has been manufacturing advanced magnetic powders for over 30 years. By combining the Steward powder expertise with the Battelle SAMMS technology, we are able to offer innovative adsorbent solutions for the collection of heavy metals. SAMMS is a molecularly engineered material specifically designed to solve complex heavy metal remediation issues.

Stion Corporation (formerly NStructures) is a solar photovoltaics company developing high-efficiency thin-film modules. The Company is aiming to minimize the total installed system costs of solar electricity. Stion was founded in 2006, and its technology is based on the work of Dr. Howard Lee, a leading researcher in nanotechnology and semiconductor materials and devices.

Strasbaugh has over 60 years of leadership in design and manufacturing of advanced surfacing technology for the global Semiconductor, Silicon, Data Storage, MEMS, LED, Telecommunications and Optics industries. Through close alliances with premier manufacturers in these high-technology markets, Strasbaugh developed pioneering technology that has become the standard in polishing and grinding today.

Stratosphere Solutions Inc. is a leading provider of innovative parametric yield and performance improvement solution. The solution comprises of a silicon-proven IP tool suite and modeling software tools that enable customers to characterize, model, and analyze impact of variability on parametric yield and performance.

Strem Chemicals, Inc. Manufacturer of metal nanoclusters, nanocolloids, nanopowders and magnetic fluids.

Structure Probe Supplier of microscopy instruments and manufacturer of sample preparation equipment, consumable supplies, accessories for microscopy and microanalysis laboratories.

Structured Materials Industries A supplier of Metal Organic Chemical Vapor Deposition (MOCVD) Systems and supporting processes and components, including a three zone heated tube furnace suitable for deposition of nanowires and nanotubes.

Sub-One Technology The company's systems deposit super-hard, smooth sub-micron thin films on the internal surfaces of large and small pipes to improve the flow of fluids or gases.

Sughrue Mion The company's expertise is in protecting intellectual property through legal services for patent protection, technology transfer, line extension and maintenance of exclusive use of rights. Sughrue Mion has a dedicated nanotechnology practice group.

Sumitomo Electric Industries (SEI) has developed nano-size Metal Fine Powders with small and uniform particle size from a liquid synthesis process.

Sun Innovations Nanomaterial Store The company synthesizes and supplies functional nanomaterials.

Sun Nano Supplier of nanopowders and carbon nanotubes.

Sundew Technologies A supplier of advanced film deposition equipment and services that use atomic layer deposition (ALD).

Superlattice Power Inc. (SLAT)  pioneers Superlattice Cathode Material for the use in Lithium Ion Rechargeable. It has successfully introduced Superlattice nano and submicron materials from laboratory to industrial scale.

Surface Engineering Associates (SEAC) has experience in the area of novel, high-performance thin film surface coatings and plasma surface modification including nano-layer coatings.

Surface Finishes Using lapping, optical polishing, single point diamond machining, low stress grinding and honing, Surface Finishes provides Angstrom level tolerances on prototype or production components such as: mirrors for optical imaging and scanning, air bearings, optical disc molds, large area reference surfaces and custom gauging.

Surface Technology Develops composite diamond coatings including hardness/wear resistant coatings with diamond nanoparticles.

Surgrx The company's medical The SurgRX™ EnSeal™ System incorporates Smart Electrode Technology that consists of millions of nanometer-sized conductive particles embedded in a temperature-sensitive material.

SurModics® Synthetic ECM is a synthetic, stable, and scalable cell culture platform that provides an in vivo-like cell culture environment with its biomimetic extracellular matrix structure and surface. The technology produces results for cell research and cell-related applications. The nanofibrillar matrix utilizes Ultra-Web™ technology.

Sustainable Carbon NanoTechnology and Engineering is a advanced materials manufacturing and engineering firm that is committed to producing the finest nanoscale carbon materials for composite, electrochemical and electrical applications.

SVT Associates is a leading Ultra High Vacuum (UHV) and Molecular Beam Epitaxy equipment development and manufacturing company. SVTA also produces state-of-the-art III-V epitaxial materials and devices, in-situ monitoring tools, and system deposition components.

SVTC Technologies SVTC provides customers a cost-effective, real-time way to develop novel, silicon -based technologies and accelerate their product's time to market.

Symphotic Tii Develops spectroscopy, lasers, and imaging instruments.

Synkera Technologies develops, manufactures, and markets advanced chemical sensors, nanoporous ceramic membranes, functional nanocomposites, and ceramic MEMS devices.

Synopsis A leader in delivering semiconductor design software, intellectual property (IP), design for manufacturing (DFM) solutions and professional services that companies use to design systems-on-chips (SoCs) and electronic systems.

Syntec Optics is the largest independent custom manufacturer of polymer optics in the United States, serving a worldwide customer base.

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.

T/J Technologies' nano and micro structured materials specifically address the concerns of performance, cost and reliability of batteries and fuel cells.

T2 Biosystems is creating a new generation of lab-quality diagnostic tools. Its technology is based on superparamagnetic nanoparticles. NanoDx particles have a superparamagnetic metal core surrounded by a polymer layer decorated by multiple analyte-specific binding agents. This nanoparticle platform can be used with a variety of binding agents such as antibodies, nucleic acids and small molecules.

Tascon USA A contract laboratory specializing in chemical surface analysis.

TDA Research R&D company which develops new materials (polymers, carbons and ceramics), catalytic and sorbent-based chemical processes and military and aerospace components. Materials include fullerenes and carbon nanotubes. TDA is developing an exciting new class of nanomaterials, the metal-carbon nanoencapsulates, for use in medial and electronics applications.

Tegal Designs, manufactures, markets and services plasma etch and deposition systems that enable the production of, among other things, nanoscale actuators.

Teledyne Scientific & Imaging has extensive capabilities in the fabrication of electronic devices and nanostructures.

Telomolecular Produces synthetic DNA nanocircles and PGLA biodegradable nanoparticles for applications in human tissue regeneration like human aging, age-associated diseases, and cancer.

Tempo Pharmaceuticals  is focused on significantly improving the efficacy and safety profile of existing and new drugs employing advances in nanotechnology. The Company utilizes its proprietary Nanocell™ technology to develop multi-compartmental, nanoparticle-based therapeutics in which two drugs with varied release rates are packaged within a single nanoparticle.

Term USA Supplier of fullerenes.

The Microscopy & Imaging Place A market research and consulting firm for all things microscopy and imaging technologies including applications for biotechnology and nanotechnology.

The Programmable Matter Corporation A research corporation formed for the express purpose of exploring and developing dynamically configurable ismart materials and the technology associated with them. Most forms of Programmable Matter™ smart materials rely on nano-circuitry, designer molecules, or both.

The Shore Council of Nanotechnology was created by iNano Capital Markets as a network of experts within the academic, professional, and investment community specifically focused upon nanotechnology. As an investment banking and brokerage firm, iNano seeks to create the first interactive forum available solely focused upon the opportunities presented by nanotechnology.

Thermo Scientific supplies analytical instrumentation, lab equipment, automation technologies, reagents and consumables, and LIMS solutions, including spectrometers suited for nanotechnology.

Third-Order Nanotechnologies The comapny designs and produces high-end electro-optic polymeric materials.

Threellop is the first non-American MIT start-up, developing the first silicon artificial DNA. This is an artificial DNA-based electronic circuit based on the Inchrosil technology (Inorganic Chromosome based Silicon) that will emulate the structure of organic DNA.
Tigon Nanostrategies Develops nanotechnology-based clinical imaging agents.

Tiny Technology Offering nanotechnology consulting and nanotechnology education.

Tinytechjobs Career services devoted to jobs at the convergence of nanotechnology, biotechnology, and information technology.

Torrey Hills The company desigs and provides three roll mills used to mix, refine, disperse, or homogenize viscous materials.

TPL A materials science-based technology development and manufacturing company whose Capacitance Products Division is developing advanced capacitance materials such as nano-size ceramic dielectric powders.

Transducer Technology, Inc. is a manufacturer and developer of a wide array of chemical sensor products and accessories used for safety, hygiene, process, and environmental measurements.

Transfer Devices has identified a water-dissolvable, biodegradable polymer material formulation with unique chemical and physical properties that has enabling features for a range of nanofabrication applications including high resolution printing.

Trion Technology Since its founding in 1989, Trion Technology, Inc. has become the largest domestic US supplier of custom Plasma Etch and Deposition Equipment. Trion manufactures a wide variety of systems for the Compound Semiconductor, MEMS, Opto-Electronic and other markets.

TriSep Offers nanofiltration membrane chemistries.

Triton Biosystems The company has leveraged its experience with magnetic nanomaterials and magnetic field energy to make antibodies tumoricidal and more therapeutically selective, without the side effects of conventional therapies.

Triton Systems Triton's area of interest and expertise in nanotechnology includes materials such as additives (Functionalized Nanoparticles for High-end Resin Applications, Nanoaddtives for Transparent Ballistic Materials) and barriers (O2 and H2O Barrier Films for Packaging Industry).

TrueGage specializes in both off-the-shelf and custom software development for the surface and dimensional metrology industries.

TSI Incorporated designs and manufactures precision instruments used to measure flow, particulate, and other key parameters in environments the world over.

Tursiop Technologies is developing revolutionary MRI coil devices utilizing proprietary nanotechnology, which will produce higher image quality and faster scan times resulting in a significant boost of the functional capabilities of any installed MRI system.

TW Nano Materials The company manufactures nanomaterials for academic and industrial research for a broad range of cutting edge applications.

UES A science and technology company that provides its government and industry customers with research and development expertise, technical support, and value-added management services. Research areas include nanomaterials.

Ultrafine Technologies Ultrafine's patented process allows the preparation and handling of nanoparticles while maintaining discrete nanoparticles in a highly concentrated state. The reversible encapsulation process facilitates handling, storing, and ease of use of such materials in a wide range of applications.

Ultramet Advanced materials Solutions engineers, develops, and manufactures refractory metals, platinum group metals, and ceramics for extreme environments and high performance.

Ultratech Designs, manufactures and markets photolithography equipment used worldwide in the fabrication of semiconductor and nanotechnology devices,

Uluru 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.

ULVAC Technologies USA An international corporation that designs, manufacturers and markets equipment and materials for industrial applications of vacuum technology. The company also produces nanoparticulate pastes and nanometal inks.

Umech Technologies A developer and producer of the MMA – MEMS Motion Analyzer™ product family. These tools enable researchers to visualize and quantify three-dimensional surfaces and motions from millimeters to Angstroms.

UNI-SOLAR is the world's largest producer of flexible solar panels with a light, durable product that provides more total energy production than any other solar panel on the planet. UNI-SOLAR's triple-junction technology incorporates Nano-Crystalline silicon layers on a flexible stainless steel substrate and increases the cell's efficiency by about 50%, relative to current UNI-SOLAR cells in production.

Unidym is developing high-performance, cost-effective products for the electronics industry using carbon nanotubes.

Unisun aims to manufacture low-cost photovoltaic solar products using proprietary non-vacuum, nanoparticle technologies.

US Nanocorp An R&D company to identify, develop, and commercialize breakthrough technologies in the field of energy storage and energy conversion devices which exploit the extraordinary properties of nanostructured materials.

US Photonics A provider of Femtosecond Laser Machining for nanometer and micron size features.

USGlobalNanospace A solutions oriented R&D company that specializes in identifying, developing, and commercializing new and emerging technologies and products for integration into the security, defense and health and safety markets.

UT Dots Inc. is a nanotechnology research and manufacturing company based at the University of Illinois Research Park at Champaign, Illinois. The company specializes in manufacturing high quality silver and gold nanoinks. Their current technology enables continuous production of nanoparticles of desired chemical nature and quality from aerosol.

Vampire Optical Coatings Specializes in nano-composite coatings for the opto-electronic marketplace.

Vantage Resin Systems is a Nanotube-Neutral formulator of carbon nanotubes for thermoset epoxy applications.

Varian's scientific instruments and vacuum technologies, consumable supplies, and solutions are key tools in bio-molecular and academic research, pharmaceutical R&D and manufacturing, and industrial R&D and quality control.

Veeco A provider of metrology and process equipment solutions used by manufacturers in the data storage, semiconductor and compound semiconductor/wireless industries, including nanotechnology.

Velocys, Inc. is commercializing revolutionary processing systems, including nanoscale ones, that provide energy companies with new synthetic fuels and chemical companies with substantial capital cost savings, improved product yields, and greater energy efficiencies.

Vendum Batteries Inc. is developing an innovative new cellulose-based power source that in the next few years could help revolutionize the powering of the automotive and aeronautical industries. This revolutionary battery is entirely biodegradable, as it is primarily composed of cellulose and uses none of the toxic elements used in traditional batteries, such as mercury, lead, chromium, or cadmium. Using cutting edge Carbon Nanotube Technology, this non toxic power source, will in the future be capable of providing higher power output, for longer periods of time, and because the batteries can be so small and light weight, it will be possible to revolutionize human implant technology such as pacemakers or cochlear implants.

Versilant Nanotechnologies pioneers the invention, development and production of nanotechnology-based materials (website doesn't appear to be maintained).

VeruTEK Technologies The company provides proprietary, patent-pending, green nanotechnology solutions for cleaning up the environment.

Vesta Technology An equipment and enabling solution provider for semiconductor manufacturing and nanotechnology applications.

VisiGen Biotechnologies, Inc. is developing a revolutionary approach for DNA sequencing that will enable rapid, inexpensive whole genome sequencing. The VisiGen® sequencing system will become an enabling platform technology for single-molecule genetic analysis.

Vitatech Engineering EMF/EMI/RFI Testing, Human Exposure/Risk Assessment & Electromagnetic Shielding, specializing in Nanotechnology, Scientific & Medical Research Laboratories and Facilities.

Vitex Systems, Inc. is commercializing transparent ultra-thin barrier films for use in the manufacture of next-generation flat panel displays (FPDs). The company's proprietary encapsulation solution (Barix™) as well as its Flexible Glass substrate are landmark developments designed to enable the cost-effective production of organic light-emitting diode (OLED) displays that are lighter in weight and thickness than any other commercially available displays.

Vorbeck Materials develops Vor-x products to meet real-world industrial challenges. Vor-ink formulations harness the exceptional conductivity of graphene.

Voxtel A developer of photonic devices and optical instrumentation products such as nanocrystal devices.

WaferGen Biosystems, Inc. is a leader in the development, manufacture and commercialization of next-generation systems for gene expression, genotyping, stem cell research and cell biology for the life science and pharmaceutical industries.

WaveSense develops, manufactures, and markets breakthrough analytical nanotechnologies for use in cellular and molecular assay markets. The company's patented and hierarchy technology is called Xenographic Retention Chromatography (XRC) – branded as EpiSep, which is a lateral flow separations platform that provides rapid, advanced detection and characterization of live cells, proteins, and/or genes. Researchers can then harvest the targets for interrogation purposes within their desired application.

Wilmer Cutler Pickering and Dorr A law firm with expertise in IP law relevant to nanotechnology.

Woodcock Washburn A law firm with expertise in IP law relevant to nanotechnology.

The World Technology Evaluation Center, Inc. is a leading organization in conducting international technology assessments via expert review. Assignments and projects include various nanotechnology studies.

X-Ray Optical Systems (XOS®) has been a leading global provider of advanced X-ray optics for material analysis systems since the optics' commercial introduction in the mid-1990s. The systems are important for essentially all industries that use materials – from cement to semiconductor to pharmaceutical to petroleum – measuring aspects such as semiconductor film thickness, stress in turbine blades, groundwater contamination, and contaminant levels.

Xanofi A spin-out of NC State's Technology Entrepreneurship and Commercialization program, Xanofi specializes in producing custom, low-cost, functional nanofibers for applications in medicine, energy, and performance textiles. We are currently seeking co-development projects with customers seeking a nanofiber solution for their products.

XDx Expression Diagnostics  is a molecular diagnostics company developing and commercializing practical applications built on insights from the Human Genome Project.

XEI Scientific manufactures and sells the Evactron De-Contaminator, which removes hydrocarbon contamination from SEMs, FIBs and other vacuum systems.

XetaComp A nanobiomaterials company focusing on the manufacture and commercialization of physical sunblocks that are broad-spectrum UVA/UVB attenuators.

XG Sciences develops and produces multifunctional materials that are based on their xGnP brand graphene nano-platelets. The company manufactures these nano-platelets through proprietary techniques that allow them to control their size and surface characteristics.

Xidex Manufactures nanodevices based on individual carbon nanotubes (CNTs) and CNT arrays with well-controlled properties using a proprietary, scalable core process – CNT based probes for high-end microscopy tools, including CNT tips for Atomic Force Microscopes (AFMs); CNT field emitters for Scanning Electron Microscopes (SEMs).

XiGo Nanotools' range of particle characterization products provides measurements of particle size, particle size distribution, and surface area. XiGo Nanotools also offers contract testing, consulting, or training in particle characterization.

XinRay Systems LLC is a joint venture between Siemens Medical Solutions and Xintek. The company develops and manufactures distributed x-ray sources for a broad range of applications including diagnostic medical imaging, homeland security, and industrial inspection. Its proprietary nanomaterial based field emission electron sources have superior emission properties including high emission current and long term stability.

Xintek, Inc. Major products include: carbon nanotube(CNT)-based field emission electron source, field emission grade CNT material, field emission x-ray source and CNT AFM probes.

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.

Xradia designs and manufactures a suite of ultra high resolution 3D x-ray microscopes and fluorescence imaging systems for non-destructive imaging of embedded internal structures.

XsunX is focused on lowering the cost of solar power generation and increasing solar energy applications through the development of unique thin film photovoltaic (TFPV) materials, designs, and manufacturing processes. Includes Hybrid Nano Crystalline for high performance opaque applications rivaling silicon wafer efficiencies.

Xtalic is focused on providing unique nanostructured alloys that provide corrosion resistance, wear resistance and exceptional appearance across a wide range of metal coating applications including decorative, functional and electronics.

XTI The company manufactures titanium-dioxide nanoparticle-based photocatalyst applications and coatings.

XUREX is a specialty chemical company focusing entirely on industrial protective coatings that leverage its unique expertise and proprietary nanotechnologies.

Xylos Corporation is a biotechnology company that offers superior solutions for the treatment, repair and replacement of human tissue. Using their proprietary bioengineering methods, the company alters the chemical, mechanical and structural properties of their proprietary biocellulose nanofibers to produce medical devices with a wide array of properties.

Y-Carbon's core mission is to develop and promote an innovative method of making novel nanostructured carbon materials with precisely defined structure, porosity, and surface chemistry.

Z-Medica Corporation is a medical products company focused on innovative blood clotting nanotechnologies.

Zemetrics is a manufacturer of high-precision, optical profilometer measurement systems for surface metrology.

Zeox Performance Materials, LLC (ZPM) has a collection of patented and proprietary technologies that can be used to convert Li-Mg smectite raw materials into self-dispersing nano-clays suitable for use in thermoplastic, thermoset, and elastomer applications. ZPM has begun to commercialize this technology.

Zeta Instruments' Focus Map technology brings 3-D imaging and metrology capabilities to your microscope.

Zettacore A molecular electronics company focused on molecular memory applications.

Zikon Inc. uses proprietary REED (Reverse Emulsion Electrophoretic Display) technology to create low-cost nanotechnology-based electronic Ink for flat panel displays.

zNano is developing third generation Nanofiltration and Reverse Osmosis membranes.

Zygo esigns, manufactures, and distributes high-end optical systems and components for metrology and end-user applications. ZYGO's metrology systems are based on optical interferometry measuring displacement, surface figure, and optical wavefront. Metrology and optical markets for end-user and OEM applications include semiconductor capital equipment, aerospace/defense, automotive, and research.










































































































































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