(Formerly the Office of the Chief Scientist and MATIMOP)

1st Call for Proposals New York-Israel Collaboration Program in Applicative Nanoscale Tech

Submission Deadline: December 31, 2014
Thematic Sector: Nanoscale Technologies
New York-Israel Collaboration Program in Applicative Nanoscale Technologies

Release Date: July 15, 2013; Submission Deadline: December 31, 201 3

Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor; the SUNY College of Nanoscale Science & Engineering (CNSE) in Albany, New York; and the Israel National Nanotechnology Initiative (INNI), are jointly announcing a New R&D collaboration platform in the field of Nanoscale Technologies. The new program offers access to CNSE’s resources, services and know-how and enhances collaboration with US and international entities that operate within CNSE in the following fields:

• Sub systems, sensors and accessories for the nano-level clean rooms

• Simulation, modeling tools and methodologies

• CMOS nano-level design tools, methods and testing

• Advanced CMOS, 3Di and post-CMOS devices, architectures and applications

 • Photonics

This new initiative with CNSE includes 3 collaboration tracks:

(1) Industrial R&D and Commercialization collaboration

(2) Academic collaboration

(3) Collaboration between the Israeli MAGNET Consortium Metro 450 and the global consortium G450C that operates in the CNSE

In the framework of this cooperation, the following Calls for Proposals are now released:

(1) EOI for Industrial R&D

(2) EOI for Academic Collaboration

For more information, please see the attached Request for Proposal. 


(1)Industrial R&D Track

New York

Mr. Paul Farrar Jr.

General Manager of Global 450mm Consortium (G450C); CNSE Vice President for Manufacturing Innovation

Tel: +1 (518) 437-8653



Jonathan Cohen

North American Desk

MATIMOP – Israeli Industry Center for R&D

Tel: +972-3-5118155


Mr. Rafi Koriat

Head of Industry and Academia Cooperation

Israel Nanotechnology Initiative (INNI)

Tel: +972-52-550-5757


(2)Academic Cooperation Track

New York

Professor Michael Liehr

CNSE Executive Vice President of Innovation and Technology

Tel: +1 (518) 956-7345



Professor Yigal Komem

Tel. +972-4-829-4581


Dr. Meir Weinstein

Israel Nanotechnology Initiative (INNI)

Tel: +972-50-629-8640


Note: For information on the dedi cated collaboration track between the Israeli MAGNET Consortium Metro 450 and the global consortium G450C please contact Mr. Menachem Shoval: menachem.shoval@gmail.com