European Partners

Fraunhofer ENAS (Germany)

Coordinator PodiTrodi-EU
Microfluidics, System Integration
Fraunhofer ENAS is one of the 60 Fraunhofer Institutes in Germany all dedicated to applied research. The institute mainly focuses on the research and development in the section of smart systems integration by using micro and nano technologies.

CEA-LETI (France)

Assay Development
CEA-LETI, the Laboratory for Electronics & Information Technology is operated by Direction de la Recherche Technologique at CEA, the French Atomic Energy and Commission.

Teknologian tutkimuskeskus VTT (Finland)

ASIC development
Teknologian tutkimuskeskus VTT is a governmental multidisciplinary expert organization that carries out technical and technoeconomic research and development work.

ST Microelectronics (Italy)

On-Chip RT-PCR, Instrumentation
ST Microelectronics is the world’s fifth largest semiconductor company with net revenues of US$ 8.51 billion in 2009. According to the latest industry data from iSupply, ST holds market leadership in many fields.

Häcker Automation GmbH (Germany)

Assembly and Fabrication Technologies
Haecker Automation GmbH provides innovative process solutions for microsystems technology. The company’s core areas of competence are 3-D Micro Assembly as well as Nano + Micro Dispensing.

University of Aveiro (UAVR), Centre for Research in Ceramics and Composite Materials (Portugal)

Peptide Nanotube Sensor SurfacesUniversity of Aveiro is a leading educational and research organization in the area of materials science and biochemistry in Portugal and participates in many international programmes on education (e.g., ECIU program) and research (e.g., EU projects Enermat and FAME).

CNRS, Charles Coulomb laboratory (L2C) (France)

Graphene/CNT-based sensor surfaces
The Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (National Center for Scientific Research) is a government-funded research organization. With more than 1200 research units, it is the largest fundamental research organization in Europe.

BiFlow Systems GmbH (Germany)

Evaluation Kit for quick assay miniaturization
Founded in 2010 as a spin-off of Chemnitz University, BiFlow Systems GmbH develops and commercializes highly innovative microfluidic solutions that provide a unique combination of properties.