Nanofactory connects you with Yorkshire's universities to
accelerate your innovation in micro- and nanotechnologies.

Nanofactory builds partnerships between companies and academic researchers, accelerating innovation and creating commercial opportunities in micro- and nanotechnologies. We represent hundreds of research groups at Yorkshire’s universities and connect world-leading scientific expertise with the region’s dynamic, technology-based Small and Medium-sized Enterprise community.

Join our network to participate in activity in six technology themes. We offer:

Opportunities to meet academics and business people with common technical interests.

Tailored assistance: we map your needs onto our resources and identify ways to work together.

Access to world-class scientific facilities.

Strong skills in applying for and securing funding support.

Pragmatic mediation of intellectual property negotiations.

Use our site to view upcoming events, to find out more about our themes and to get in touch.