Nanotechnology and microsystems technology in North Rhine-Westphalia
  1. nrwinvest.com
  2. Branże w NRW
  3. Nanotechnologie i techniki mikrosystemowe (MST)

Nanotechnology and microsystems technology in NRW

Nanotechnology and microsystems technology unite various scientific disciplines and are expected to play a pivotal role in the 21st century. The strong research infrastructure and the close links between science and industry in NRW have speeded up the pace of innovation. North Rhine-Westphalian nano/microtechnology enterprises profit from the dynamism of this market and ensure that the state occupies a leading position in these crossover technologies within Germany and throughout Europe.

22 percent

in nanotechnology
22 percent of the round 1,900 actors within nanotechnology in Germany have their headquarters in NRW, far ahead of Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg.

28 percent

in NRW
28 percent of all German actors are to be found in NRW, placing the state in a leading position nationwide with regard to microsystems technology.

170

companies
Around 170 microsystems technology companies, including 130 small and medium-sized enterprises, nearly 100 university institutes and approx. 20 other research institutes are based here.

Broad-based research infrastructure NRW

Around 210 research establishments in NRW – including ten Fraunhofer Institutes and three Max Planck Institutes – are engaged in nanotechnology research. In addition, NRW is home to two further centers of excellence: the NanoBioAnalytics Center in Münster (NBZ) and the NanoEnergyTechnologyCenter (NETZ) at Duisburg-Essen University. Europe's first interdisciplinary center for applied nanotechnology, CeNTech, is located in Münster. A major focus of microsystems research is the MST Cluster in Dortmund. With more than 40 companies and over 2,200 employees, MST is one of the largest clusters in Europe.
 

Nanotechnology enterprises in NRW

AIXTRON, AMO, ION-TOF
 

Microsystems enterprises in NRW

Bartels, Boehringer Ingelheim, Elmos, LIMO

How to do business in NRW

Do you have questions about entry regulations, tax issues and relevant laws for your investment project? You can find all the important information on setting up a company and other practical answers in our Business Guide.

W razie pytań jesteśmy do Państwa dyspozycji

NRW.INVEST GmbH
Economic Development Agency of the German State of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW)
Völklinger Str. 4
40219 Düsseldorf
Germany

Terminy

EXPO REAL | München
05.10.2020

AWszystkie terminy

In 4 easy steps to North Rhine-Westphalia | NRW

We support you in your successful settlement in NRW with our international offices abroad and our headquarters in Düsseldorf. We are your partner and accompany the project in confidence – from the first contact to the successful settlement and beyond.

Consulting & Planning

Consulting & Planning

Select location

Select a location

Set up a location

Set up a location

Successful growth

Successful growth

新素材

NRW州は金属、プラスチック、先端・機能複合材料に従来から強みを持っています。また州内には先端学術研究機関と長い伝統を誇る素材加工メーカーが集積し、新素材分野でのコンピテンスを高めています。

バイオテクノロジー

NRW州のバイオテクノロジーは優れた科学技術環境を有し、化学・製薬分野で世界的に活躍するグローバル企業や中小企業、さらには多数の若手スタートアップが躍動中。