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  • Bosch entwickelt COVID-19-Schnelltest
    © Bosch

    Bosch wants to launch a new rapid test that shows a result at the test site in under 2.5 hours instead of the previous 2 days. This technical solution is based on a PoC analysis platform, which was developed together with Fraunhofer IZM in the EU project CA-JAL4EU.

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  • © Paulista – stock.adobe.com

    The corona pandemic presents us with major challenges. Infection numbers are increasing exponentially and in recent days more and more countermeasures have been ordered by the authorities.

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  • PLC 2.0 - Group Photo
    © Fraunhofer IZM

    More than 50 international guests gathered at Fraunhofer IZM for the first kickoff meeting in mid of february to mark the great news: After the international Panel Level Consortium 1.0 achieved its ambitious goals for the project in 2019 with significant technical progress in the field of large-area Fan- Out Panel Level Packaging, a new consortium – consequently called PLC 2.0 – has been formed to continue on that trajectory, with special focus on ultra-fineline routing, including an exploration of migration effects as well as warpage and die shift on large-area panels.

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  • Event Review / 2020

    embedded world 2020

    2.3.2020

    Exponat teaser - embedded world 2020 Nürnberg
    © Fraunhofer IZM

    For years embedded world has been considered the world's leading international trade fair and epicentre of expertise in embedded technologies. Fraunhofer IZM presented two highlight projects: One was KameRad, a highly integrated camera-radar module for autonomous driving, and the other was an interactive setup where visitors could see the wastewater detector microMole with its modular sensor system in action.

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  • 324 electrodes and complex electronics integrated into the flexible implant
    © Fraunhofer IZM | Tim Hosman

    Fraunhofer researchers are investigating the potential of microimplants to stimulate nerve cells and treat chronic conditions like asthma, diabetes, or Parkinson’s disease. Find out what makes this form of treatment so appealing and which challenges the researchers still have to master.

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  • Tapani Jokinen

    “Recycle and reuse” has become an increasingly common way of life for private consumers, but also for industrial enterprises. Still, many manufacturers continue to adhere to a creed of cost-effective – read: commercially rewarding - production. But what can companies and we as individuals do to produce less CO2, and what does that really mean for the environment?

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  • Fraunhofer IZM auf dem 3DSUMMIT 2020 - Tanja Braun

    Anybody who is – or wants to become - anybody in the 3D integration scene had to be in Dresden from 27 to 29 January 2020 for this year’s 3D & Systems Summit.

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  • Livestream from the Digestive System / 2020

    Magnet-Guided Camera Capsules for More Pleasant Gastroscopies

    11.2.2020

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    Many patients dread the thought of having to swallow tubes to give their doctors a look at their gastrointestinal tracts. Long waits caused by the lack of specialists offering the procedure make this experience even worse. 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.

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  • Recycling High-Quality Plastics / 2020

    International Electronics Recycling Congress IERC 2020

    Salzburg / 6.2.2020

    International Electronics Recycling Congress IERC 2020

    Every year, the International Electronics Recycling Congress IERC 2020 in Salzburg brings 500 of the world’s leading recycling specialists to Salzburg in Austria: recycling enterprises, technology providers and mechani-cal engineers, industry associations, NGOs and governmental bodies, standards organizations and many others send their representatives.

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