Center of Microscopy and Nanotechnology

The Center of Microscopy and Nanotechnology (CMNT) is a strategic research unit of the University of Oulu. The CMNT offers cleanroom, research, and analysis services for the University’s research groups and industry. Versatile selection of modern research equipment creates an excellent research environment for carrying out research in the fields of micro and nanotechnology and materials science.

Most of the research devices of the CMNT can be used in various fields of science and technology, for example microelectronics, metallurgy, chemistry, and biomedicals. The personnel of the CMNT supports researchers by training them to use the devices and by solving problems related to their research. Research infrastructure of the CMNT is also utilized in education of students.

The CMNT works in close collaboration with several Finnish and foreign universities, institutes, and companies.