Micron Engineering is a consulting and engineering firm. Most work involves the design and development of breadboard and prototype devices and equipment primarily in the Medical Device, Diagnostic, and Biotechnology industry. Services include design and fabrication of instruments, automated systems, medical devices and disposable medical products.

Services provided can be anything from simple fabrication of evaluation devices to full Project Management and design of integrated systems will full project and engineering documentation.

Micron Engineering has a complete machine shop and electronics lab on site. All work is done to meet the appropriate regulatory compliance requirements of ISO and FDA Design Control.


Micron Engineering is owned and operated by Paul C. Harris, Ph.D. Dr Harris has over 26 years industry experience in the field of Medical Devices and Diagnostic system R&D. Dr Harris has held senior positions at Beckman Instruments Clinical Systems (now Beckman-Coulter) and Genetic Systems Sanofi (now part of Bio-Rad). Dr Harris served as Director of R&D at STC Diagnostics (now Orasure Diagnostics) and as Vice President of Engineering at CellPro Corporation.

Dr Harris started Micron Engineering as a full-time service company in 1998. Since then he has consulted for several Medical Device and Diagnostic Companies including: Northwest BioTherapeutics , International BioProducts, Spacelabs, Qiagen Genomics, Cypress BioSciences, PATH and Response Biomedical Corporation. At Response Biomedical, Dr Harris serves as Vice President of R&D.

Dr Harris holds a PhD in Molecular Biology-Immunology from the University of California- Irvine . He has numerous publications and 12 issued US patents and 5 pending US patents. Other international patents are also issued and pending.


Paul C. Harris Ph.D.

3022 184th Place, SE
Bothell WA , 98012

(206) 390-1056