The GTQ belongs to Institute of Microelectronics of Barcelona (IMB). The IMB together with Institutes of Microelectronics of Madrid and Seville forms the Centro Nacional de Microelectónica (CSIC).
The main activity of the IMB-CNM (CSIC) is the R&D applied in the field of silicon-based micro-and nano-technologies, devices and systems.
The IMB-CNM (CSIC) has several facilities such as Integrated Micro and Nanofabrication Clean Room and some additional laboratories for processing microsystems, packaging and electrical characterization of devices.
Overall, this facilities are considered a "Singular Scientific and Technological Infrastructure" (ICTS) by the Miniterio de Ciencia e Innovación.
Besides the use of the Clean Room, the GTQ has specific laboratories for develop his activity:
- General Chemistry Laboratory
- Chemical Transducers Laboratory
- Integrated Optics Laboratory