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Welcome to LIMMS and EUJO-LIMMS web site

LiMMS is an international research unit on MEMS and NEMS (Micro- and Nano-Electro-Mechanical Systems) operated in joint names of France, CNRS - Institut des sciences de l'ingenierie et des Systemes INSIS, and Japan, Institute of Industrial Science (IIS), The University of Tokyo.

LiMMS is located on Komaba Campus (II), in Tokyo. Our Research activities are focused on 3 main fields related to micro- and nano- technologies: Bio MEMS, Nanotechnologies, Advanced MEMS.


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BNR #55 by Pr. Masaki SANO, University of Tokyo, Jan 15th, 2015, C-lounge, PM 5:00
Collective motion of active matter: bridging matter and living matter
BNR # 54 - Dr Wojciech Chrzanowski (U Sydney), 2014, Dec.17th, PM5:00 - C lounge
Biointerfaces and bio-nano-characterization – beyond imaging with scanning probe microscopy
BNR #53 - Pr. Jennifer HASLER (GeorgiaTech, USA), Feb 17th 2014, PM5:00- E-lounge
A Large-Scale Neuromorphic Hardware Systems Roadmap
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AURA 1st Workshop (in French)
premier Workshop organisé en France par l’Association des Unités de Recherche du CNRS en Asie (AURA), le 15 Décembre 2014 à Paris au Centre de Recherche des Cordeliers Amphithéâtre Bilski-Pasquier, 15 rue de l’Ecole de Médecine 75006 PARIS (FRANCE).
EUJO-LIMMS Information Day - June 18,2014 organized by VTT at Haltia, Espoo (Finland)
In 2014, EUJO-LIMMS opened up to MESA+ Institute for Nanotechnology of The University of Twente in the Netherlands and will start building an active collaboration from April 2014 on. In order to introduce the new partnership and projects with MESA+, the results of current projects with partners, and start paving the way for the future of this EU laboratory, EUJO-LIMMS organizes an Information Day at Haltia, The Finnish Nature Centre - Espoo (Finland) on June 18, 2014. REGISTRATION by June 3, 2014.
MESA+, Institute for Nanotechnology of The University of Twente, The Netherlands, to join EUJO-LIMMS in April 2014
MESA+, Institute for Nanotechnology of the University of Twente, in The Netherlands, was selected among 5 excellent competitors to become a new partner of the EUJO-LIMMS project as of April 2014, after a call launched in 2013. The new partner will be introduced during the second EUJO-LIMMS InfoDay at VTT (Finland) on June 18, 2014.
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Open Positions

Open Positions : JSPS Post-Doc (until Sept.12th 2014)
1) Physics and engineering of heat transport in semiconductor nanostructures at ultraslow temperatures (Pr. Nomura) 2) Microfluidic devices for advanced Cell/Tissues culture and engineering (Pr. Matsunaga) 3) Nanoprobing technology (Pr. Takahashi)
ABG-54562 (deadline March 7th, 2014)
Atomic-scale nanoscience and nanodevices Host Lab: Pr. Kazuhiko HIRAKAWA
ABG-54561 (deadline March 7th, 2014)
“SPISE” – Self Powered Intelligent Swarm Electronics (To develop flexible, disposal Point-of-care & Environmental monitoring Biosensors). Host Lab: Prof. Beomjoon KIM
Call for Trainee 2014
(deadline for applicants is Nov. 29th, 2013) We are pleased to inform you that LIMMS have decided to host 3 trainees (master 2 trainee) for 2013-2014. The support, provided by LIMMS, corresponds to the former basic CNRS trainee fees (in 2013 it was : 436.05 Euro/month ) for the duration of the stay limited to 5 months. (this support can be combined with other fund ressources)
ABG-52856 (Deadline Oct. 14th, 2013)
ABG-52838 (Deadline Oct. 14th, 2013)
Microfluidic Devices for cellular tissue encapsulation
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The Microsystem Materials Laboratory (MML) of the Department of Microsystems Engineering (IMTEK) at the University of Freiburg, Germany,...
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