Packaging technology for electronic system integration

Dr. Henning Schröder receives Fraunhofer IZM Research Award 2018

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DISCO CORPORATION and Fraunhofer IZM-ASSID introduce new Plasma Grooving

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Gauss and Gaiety: 25 Years of Fraunhofer IZM

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Fraunhofer IZM is one the world’s leading institutes for applied research and the development and system integration of robust and reliable electronics.

For over 25 years, more than 230 institute researchers have been finding technological solutions in cooperation with partners from industry and academia. Emerging challenges are addressed in branches such as automotive and industrial electronics, medical engineering, ICT and semiconductor technology.

The advantages of working hand-in-hand with Fraunhofer IZM include:

  • Industry-compatible high-tech equipment
  • Flexible cooperation models
  • Peace-of-mind thanks to IP protection
  • International, strategic networks with universities, research institutes and private enterprise in Germany and abroad.




DISCO CORPORATION and Fraunhofer IZM-ASSID introduce new Laser Grooving

At Semicon Japan, Fraunhofer IZM, Germany and DISCO CORPORATION, Japan have agreed to collaborate in the field of laser processing.


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Gauss and Gaiety: 25 Years of Fraunhofer IZM

On 27 November, Fraunhofer IZM celebrated its 25th anniversary. High profile speakers from science and industry used the opportunity to look back at a quarter of a century of progress and to look ahead at the future of microelectronics and electronic packaging.


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Dr. Henning Schröder receives the Fraunhofer IZM Research Award 2018

The physicist adapted integrated optics processes for use with thin glass. The result of his efforts: Thin glass with optical capabilities.





Symposium | 01/30/2019

Panel Level Packaging Symposium

Status update at SEMI’s 3D & Systems Summit.


Workshop | 02/12/2019

Polymer Ageing and Microelectronic Package Reliability

  • Introduction of polymers used in microelectronics
  • Important aspects of encapsulation technologies for reliable packaging
  • Aging mechanisms of polymers
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Seminar | 02/14/2019 - 02/15/2019

Ecodesign Learning

The Ecodesign Learning Factory is a training open for professionals and teachers which aims to convey methods and tools to enable participants to design products and services for a circular economy.


Berlin Center for Digital Transformation

The Berlin Center for Digital Tansformation is a cooperation of the four Berlin Fraunhofer-Institutes FOKUS, HHI, IPK and IZM.

The focus activities are technologies and solutions that take into account the increasing digitalization and networking of all spheres of life.


Research Fab Microelectronics Germany

To reinforce the position of Europe’s semiconductor and electronics industry beside global competition, eleven institutes within the Fraunhofer Group for Microelectronics have, together with the IHP GmbH - Innovations for High Performance Microelectronics and the Ferdinand-Braun-Institut, Leibniz-Institut für Höchstfrequenztechnik, come up with a concept for a cross-location research factory for microelectronics and nanoelectronics.



Fraunhofer IZM annual report & Brochure

How do IZM developments contribute to improving medical care? Which technology literally saw the light and what else went on at Fraunhofer IZM last year? All this and much more in the current annual report!

Get a taste of Fraunhofer IZM labs...