What is NAMIS?
NAMIS is an international research network on Nano and Micro Systems initiated by the french National Center of Scientific Research (CNRS) and the Institute of Industrial Sciences (IIS) of the University of Tokyo.
NAMIS was officially founded November the 2th, 2005 by 6 European and Asian organizations: CNRS (France), IIS/University of Tokyo (Japan), EPFL (Switzerland), IMTEK (Germany), SNU (Korea) and VTT (Finland). In the 2006-2010 period, new organizations from Canada (Polytechnique Montréal), South Korea (KIMM), France (ESIEE/université Paris-Est), Japan (Tohoku University), Taiwan (NTHU) and USA (University of Washington) successively joined NAMIS. In 2016 Tohoku university leaved NAMIS network while MESA+ Institute of Technology (The Netherlands) was welcome as a new partner.
The network now gathers 12 organizations from 10 countries representing more than 90 high rank laboratories or Institutes.
Institute of Industrial Science (IIS), The University of Tokyo
Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS)
Center for International Research on Micronano Methods, Institute Industrial Science,The University of Tokyo