Universidad Politécnica de Valencia (UPV) is a public institution founded in 1971 and devoted to higher education and to research and development (R&D) activities. The main scientific and technological domains are information and communication technologies, electric, electronic, mechanical and chemical engineering, civil engineering, architecture, food and agricultural technologies, business sciences and fine arts. The Nanophotonics Technology Center (NTC) at UPV is a Silicon Nanophotonics facility in Spain. The NTC has been created as the hub for scientific research, technological development and innovation (R+D+I) in the field of advanced optical technologies and photonic systems for telecommunication and computing. Its mission is to generate new knowledge in silicon Nanophotonics as well as to bridge properly the science-to-industry gap by creating fabless companies around that benefit from such unique infrastructure. .