Micro-Nano Technologies Facilities Portal

The MNT Facilities Portal provides researchers and lab managers with one place to search for information related to university micro-nano technology facilities across Canada.

MNT Portal

MNT Research Projects

View descriptions of current research projects that benefited from equipment and processes at MNT facilities across Canada, as well as related financial assistance provided by CMC.

FACT Services

With FACT Services, turn your design into a successful prototype. Leverage experts and state-of-the-art toolsets from micro/nano fabrication laboratories at Canadian universities for custom fabrication and characterization services. Learn more


Overview

This web portal consolidates the information, guidance, and services you need to most efficiently choose from and access more than 30 micro-nano technology (MNT) facilities.

Search for labs, processes, and equipment at universities across Canada. Locate the following capabilities:

  • Mask generation
  • Etching
  • Deposition of materials
  • Lithography
  • Characterization
  • Access to cleanroom
  • ...and more, all start from here.

In addition, researchers who are registered with CMC can apply for financial assistance to ease the cost of travelling to a lab of their choosing, and to reduce the cost of processing their devices. Those awarded the ENGAGE grant through NSERC are eligible for a supplement of $2,000 from CMC Microsystems; upload your Engage documentation to your MNT application and receive an automatic award. For more information, please contact MNT@cmc.ca.

Also view the CFI Research Facilities Navigator, a searchable directory of participating research labs and facilities in universities, colleges and research hospitals across Canada that are open to working with business.