Nanosys is an industry leading nanotechnology company developing nano-enabled systems based on a platform technology incorporating patent-protected, high performance, and highly integrated inorganic semiconductor nanostructures. These systems are being applied into major industries that include energy, defense, electronics, healthcare and information technology. The initial applications include exquisitely sensitive chemical and biological sensors, high performance large area macroelectronics, lightweight high efficiency conformal photovoltaics and novel nanostructured surface coatings. Nanosys has several product oriented collaborations with companies that include Intel, Matsushita Electric Works, In-Q-Tel and SAIC. The company has established a broad intellectual property position in the field of nanotechnology that includes licenses from world leading nanotechnology centers. Nanosys’s scientific founders represent leading pioneers and developers of the field of nanotechnology.