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Company Title Company Description City

3F is developing bio-based, high-strength reinforcing fibers for use in fiber reinforced plastics and composites.

Center for Nanotechnology and Molecular Materials - WFU

The Nanotechnology Center at Wake Forest University conducts innovative research in the areas of biomedical technologies, bioelectronics, alternative energy technologies and novel materials development.

Coventor Inc.

Coventor provides 3D simulation, analysis and design automation software for the development of micro- and nano-scale devices and systems.

Cree Inc.

Cree develops and manufactures semiconductors that improve the energy efficiency and value of LED solid-state lighting, power and communications.

Custom Nano Inc.

Custom Nano manufactures gold nano-rods (GNRs), which can be used in targeted therapies, biosensors, biomedical stents, catalysis and security materials.

Duke University - Fitzpatrick Institute for Photonics

The Fitzpatrick Institute for Photonics is an interdisciplinary collaborative research and educational program that focuses on research areas such as biophotonics, nano/microsystems, nanophotonics, quantum optics and information photonics.

ECSI Fibrotools Inc.

ECSI Fibrotools is a manufacturer of disruptive electroplating technologies, specializing in benchtop electroplating machines for micro and nano structures for MEMS applications, as well as flexible electronics.

Elevate Textiles Inc.

Elevate Textiles operates a collection of companies that develop and manufacture performance and next-generation textile products.

Elmarco Inc.

Elmarco makes industrial scale nanofiber production equipment.

Encapsio LLC

Encapsio is developing a system of manufacturing microscopic silicone spheres for encapsulating and controlling the release of active ingredients in product formulations. Its first product is a retinol-encapsulated microsphere for use in cosmetics.

HexaTech Inc.

HexaTech develops and produces single crystalline aluminum nitride (AlN) substrates for high performance electronic and optoelectronic devices, including Ultra-Violet Light Emitting Diodes used in sterilization and analytical systems.


HzO manufactures protective nano coatings for safeguarding electronics used in the consumer, automotive, IoT, industrial, health and other industries.

InsituTec Inc.

InsituTec designs and manufactures precision measurement sensors.

International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry

The International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry works to advance the chemical sciences and to apply chemistry to human problems. As a scientific, international, objective body, IUPAC can address global issues involving the chemical sciences.

Research Triangle Park
Laird Durham Inc.

Laird Thermal Systems designs, develops and manufactures thermal management solutions for applications across medical, transportation, industrial and telecommunications markets.

MicroPhase Coatings Inc.

Microphase Coatings is a provider of coatings solutions and other unique high performance specialty materials with hydrophobic and hydrophilic properties to enhance equipment performance and longevity.

Nanofabrication Facility (NNF) - NCSU

The NCSU Nanofabrication Facility provides users with a broad range of instruments in a 7,400-square-foot class-100/1000 clean room to support a diverse set of projects. The facility is open to all academic institutions, government labs and industry.

nanoScaffold Technologies LLC

nanoScaffold Technologies provides consulting and advice on nanofiber materials development, nanofiber manufacturing and other aspects of nanofiber technology commercialization.

Chapel Hill
NanoTechLabs Inc.

NanoTechLabs develops and produces military and commercial products that have performance benefits through the incorporation of nanotechnology.

NSF Nanosystems Engineering Research Center (NERC) for Advanced Self-Powered Systems of Integrated Sensors and Technologies

ASSIST develops nano-enabled wearable sensor platforms. ASSIST’s platforms are creating innovative, battery-free, body-powered, wearable health monitoring systems for correlation of health and environment.

NSF-Engineering Research Center for Revolutionizing Metallic Biomaterials & Center for Advanced Materials and Smart Structures (CAMSS)

The CAMSS at NC A&T is an interdisciplinary program that conducts basic research on structural and electronic materials, sensors and smart structures.

Optoniks Corp.

Optoniks develops precision measurment systems that employ a combination of algorithms and structured light. The company's primary markets are semiconductor manufacturers, medical device and life science technologies and film/paint coating industries.

Indian Trail
Research Triangle Nanotechnology Network

The Research Triangle Nanotechnology Network is a collaboration between NC State University, Duke University and UNC-Chapel Hill to broaden access to nanotechnology resources. It encompasses facilities, technical staff and training and outreach programs.

Rivis Inc.

Rivis is a defense contractor that provides custom microfabrication services.

Sanctuary Systems LLC

Sanctuary Systems develops and markets fiber technology and nonwoven materials. Applications for its fabric technologies include health and medical, filtration and thermal insulation.

Semiconductor Research Corp.

Semiconductor Research Corporation is a technology research consortium that connects industry, university researchers and government partners.

Tiny Technology Inc.

Tiny Technology provides nanotechnology consulting and education services.

Triangle Advanced Materials LLC

Triangle Advanced Materials manufactures customized nano-carbon based materials for commercial and industrial applications.

United Protective Technologies LLC

UPT develops thin film coatings for both military and commercial applications. These include inert and durable carbon based films and non-wetting superhydrophobic coatings. UPT also provides engineering and materials consultations.

VaporPulse Technologies Inc.

VaporPulse provides nanoscale coatings and process technology. The company's nanoscale coatings create engineered surfaces with purpose (i.e. chemical barrier, adhesion, etc.).

Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine

WFIRM works to engineer replacement tissues and organs, and to develop cell therapies, with the goal of applying regenerative medicine to treat human diseases and injuries.

XinRay Systems Inc

XinRay Systems develops and manufactures multibeam x-ray sources and systems for a broad range of applications including diagnostic medical imaging, homeland security and industrial inspection.

Xintek Inc.

Xintek develops and manufactures nanomaterial-based field emission technologies and products for a broad range of applications including diagnostic medical imaging, homeland security, and information display.