INEX (Electronics, Microsystems and nanotechnology)

INEX inspection and testingINEX is a contract development, manufacturing & commercialisation centre for specialist electronic devices, microsystems and nanotechnology (MNT). It works with technology innovators and systems integration firms worldwide to develop and commercialise new technologies and products.

Services Offered

INEX is the largest Microsystems and Nanotechnology facility in the UK with microfabrication clean rooms, packaging & test facilities, analytical and bioscience laboratories, and associated business incubator. It is the largest third strand unit of Newcastle University.

INEX has wide ranging capabilities extending from:

  • design
  • modelling and simulation
  • microfabrication
  • packaging
  • metrology
  • inspection and test.

These are supported by comprehensive microscopy and characterisation tools.

INEX works with its customers to identify and deliver cost and time effective solutions. Those solutions draw as required on competencies across all business areas; from consultancy and start-up business coaching, through design, research and development, refinement and conditioning for manufacture, to production. The emphasis is on tailored and appropriate solution provision in a commercially focused environment.

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