FACT Services for Micro-Nano R&D

NSERC funding for CMC Microsystems ends March 2019. No source of government funding has been identified to continue financial support beyond that date.  The Last Chance to apply for financial support is November 12, 2018.  All work must be completed by March 2019.

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Fabrication, Assembly, Characterization and Test

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. 

The FACT Advantage:

  • One point of contact for nation-wide reach into capability and expertise
  • Collaborative problem solving, benefitting from the combined experience of CMC Microsystems and university lab engineers.
  • Client-focused project management
  • Partnerships for pre-production
  • Intellectual property (IP) framework to guide IP rights matters

FACT Services Include: 

  • Design consultation
  • Development and optimization of process flow
  • Characterization and testing of materials and devices
  • Custom fabrication and low-volume production  

Participating Labs:





Canadian Centre for Electron Microscopy joins Canadian FACT Network
May 1, 2018

Lab2Fab2017: Integration for Innovation

Sep. 27, 2017

Canada's FACT Network welcomes 4D LABS
Nov. 25, 2015

Etched-in Success kicks off national discussion on micro-nanofab innovation
Nov. 9, 2015

CMC launches FACT network to leverage expertise in Canada's nano laboratories
Re$earch Money, Oct. 10, 2015


FACT Services are available for Academic Research and Industrial R&D. For more information, contact:

Andrew Fung Client Technology Advisor, Microsystems and Nanotechnology

Tel: 613.530.4785
E-mail: FACTServices@cmc.ca

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