Valtion Teknillinen Tutkimuskeskus (VTT) Technical Research Centre of Finland

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VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland is the biggest contract research organisation in Northern Europe. VTT provides high-end technology solutions and innovation services. From its wide knowledge base, VTT can combine different technologies, create new innovations and a substantial range of world class technologies and applied research services thus improving its clients’ competitiveness and competence. Through its international scientific and technology network, VTT can produce information, upgrade technology knowledge, create business intelligence and value added to its stakeholders. VTT is a non-profit-making research organisation.

Technology areas of microtechnology and sensors

・Thin film components
・MEMS fabrication and sensors
・3D integration on silicon
・Printed electronics
・Miniaturised optics and photonics modules
・Millimeter wave technology
・Optical Instruments for process industry applications

Knowledge Centres

・Digital Information Systems
・Microtechnologies and Sensors
・Materials and Building
・Industrial Systems
・Energy and Pulp&Paper

VTT in figures

・2780 Employees
・233 M€ turnover in 2006 (35% basic goverment 51% private and public sector (domestic), 14% income from abroad)
・5700 customers (domestic & foreign companies, public organisations in Finland and abroad
・~ 1000 domestic and ~1300 foreign patent applications and more than 40000 publications during past 20 years

NAMIS members laboratories

MEMS and Micropackaging Centre
Micromodule Centre
Dr. Janne AIKIO