Members of NB-Photonics have extensive experience in advising industry and academic partners for successful outcomes across a diverse range of scientific and technological challenges.
The expertise of NB-Photonics members is enhanced by their established open lines of communication to provide an optimal means to evaluate feasible solutions and work together with interested parties. We are open to any discussion on your expertise needs. Some examples of our expertise are described as follows.

  • Heterogeneous integration.Consultancy - PRG group
  • Large-scale photonic integration.
  • Technology and packaging platform allowing integration of optical waveguides, coupling structures, light sources, detectors, and electronic circuitry on rigid, flexible, and stretchable substrates.
  • PCB manufacturing and assembly.
  • Active optical cable assemblies.
  • Photolithography and device assembly, including glass substrates and silicon wafers.
  • Printed circuit board-level optical interconnects.
  • Activities in interconnection and packaging technology.
  • Bonding and Transfer printing.
  • Laser processing.
  • Design of integrated circuits in “smart-power” IC technologies.
  • Design of custom CMOS or SiGe BiCMOS chips, complex multilayer boards and even complete instruments.
  • Organic Light Emitting Diodes (OLEDs)Service - Consultancy - LCP group
  • Electrophoresis and optical particle manipulation
  • Solar cells
  • Technologies to make elastic electronic devices
  • Synthesis, processing and characterization of colloidal quantum dots, as well as device fabrication
  • Thin film deposition
  • Modification of biopolymers and synthesize functional polymers from both synthetic as well as bio-based monomers, perform controlled polymerizations.
  • Genetic engineering.
  • Optical characterisation of thin films and measurement of the (diffuse) Service - Consultancy - LGBPPreflectance of powders and thin films using an integrating sphere.
  • Measuring photocatalytic activity of thin films in air.
  • Field emission scanning electron microscope – Several extension are available for chemical and structural analysis: EDX (energy dispersive x-ray analysis), EBSD (electron backscatter diffraction) and CL (cathodoluminescence).
  • Fluorescence spectrometer – Photoluminescence setup, enabling high resolution excitation and emission measurements.
  • Intensified CCD used for measuring integrated and time-resolved optical emission spectra (both electro- and photoluminescence).
  • Chemical structure analysis using FT-IR Spectroscopy, UV-VIS Spectroscopy, and NMR.
  • Spectroscopy.
  • Molecular weight determination via Size Exclusion Chromatography (SEC) and Light Scattering Experiments (DLS/SLS).
  • Physico-chemical and mechanical testing by means of Thermogravimetric Analysis, Differential Scanning Calorimetry, Texturometry, Rheology, Tensile Measurements, and Dynamic Vapour Sorption.
  • Characterisation and applications of thin films e.g. Materials for Nanoelectronics, Materials for energy applications.
  • Multi-axial strain sensing.
  • Biosensing.
  • Advanced light microscopy and image analysis.
  • Advanced fluorescence microscopy methods for investigating the transport and stability of nanomaterials for drug delivery and bio-imaging applications.