CAN GmbH - Hamburg

Nanoparticles and polymers for your purpose

The Center for Applied Nanotechnology offers companies and other institutions contract research and analytics in the area of nanotechnology. A variety of nanoparticles and polymers with different properties are marketed as CANdot.

Since January 1, 2018, the Hamburg Center for Applied Nanotechnology CAN
has been a research division of the Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Polymer Research IAP in Potsdam-Golm.

to Fraunhofer IAP

Life Science

CANdot® for applications in life science

Use of fluorescent or magnetic nanoparticles in the area of medicine, diagnostics and life science gives an overview in the field of nanotechnology. [more...]

Home & Personal Care

Nanomaterials and polymers

Tailor-made polymers and nanomaterials for application in cosmetics or household products [more...]

Technical Applications

Usage of nanoparticles in technical applications

Our profound knowledge in nanoparticle synthesis and modification allows their use in systems for modification and arrangement of materials and interfaces in the area of energy and functional polymers. [more...]

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    CAN GmbH
    Grindelallee 117
    20146 Hamburg