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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.



News/ Opening / 6.1.2020

Fraunhofer IZM Branch Lab for High Frequency Sensor Systems in Cottbus

Fraunhofer IZM opens a branch lab for High Frequency Sensor Systems in Cottbus, which will focus on design, test and characterization of integrated antennas, chip-package-antenna co-design as well as on system-integration solutions for the development of miniaturized high frequency sensor systems.


News/ Livestream from the Digestive System / 6.1.2020

Magnet-Guided Camera Capsules for More Pleasant Gastroscopies

Working with two dedicated partners, Fraunhofer IZM is researching a completely tubeless technology in the nuEndo project supported by Germany’s Ministry of Education and Research. Their vision: a simple-to-swallow capsule, equipped with cameras and guided by an external magnetic system.


Happy Birthday, Klaus-Dieter Lang! / 8.12.2019

The Director of Fraunhofer IZM turns 65

Professor Klaus-Dieter Lang, Director of Fraunhofer IZM since 2010 and professor at the Technical University of Berlin’s chair of “Nano Interconnect Technologies” since 2011, is celebrating his 65th birthday on 8 December 2019.





Workshop | 01/21/2020

How to Optimize Plastics Recycling

The goal of this workshop is to elaborate together with pre-processors, recyclers and manufacturers how to improve recycling steps to produce high-quality polymers which can be reused in electronic applications.


Summit | 01/27/2020 - 01/29/2020

European 3D & Systems Summit 2020

Under the motto „Expanding Application Space“  this year’s edition of the European 3D & Systems Summit will continue to explore the most relevant and advanced topics related to the 3D packaging roadmaps, heterogeneous integration and system-In-package (SiP) manufacturing.


San Francisco, USA | 02/04/2020 - 02/06/2020

SPIE Photonics West Exhibition 2020

The Photonics West is the most influential conference for biophotonics and biomedical optics, high-power laser manufacturing, optoelectronics, microfabrication, and green photonics.


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!