Dr. Nir Karasikov is Nanomotion’s President and General Manager. Dr. Karasikov joined Nanomotion in 1997 and lead the technology and market development from a young start up stage to a mature, well recognized and appreciated company worldwide.
Prior to joining Nanomotion, Dr. Karasikov was involved for many years in various hi tech industries, leading the development of infrared systems, electro-optic systems, laser based metrology systems, security systems, image analysis systems and precision mechanical systems for microscopy.
Dr. Karasikov has vast experience in developing and introducing new pioneering technologies into the market and in collaboration with major worldwide corporations. Since acquiring his Doctorate in Material Science and Solid State Physics from the Technion, Dr. Karasikov has authored over 30 articles in his field, and has invented and patented over 50 applications in electro-optics, inspection and piezoelectric related fields.
Dr. Karasikov is a Fellow in Nanomotion parent company, Johnson Electric and as such is involved in future roadmap and strategy determination.