Fraunhofer Institute for Microelectronic Circuits and Systems

Microsystems Technology

New procedures of post-processing serve the integration of sensors with electronics onto a microchip. Deploying these high-end sensors in thermography and the health sector is part of the special know-how of the institute.

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Reflect together, discuss and profit

Workshops, seminars and conferences take place regularly and draw many participants attention to Duisburg.

Defy the heat

High temperature electronics enable the application of microelectronic circuits within a temperature range of up to 250°C. Ordinary electronics already reach their limits at 125ºC under such harsh conditions.

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New ways in detecting biochemical parameters

As a capable partner in the field of biohybrid systems, the Fraunhofer IMS offers the development of market-free, bio-electronic analysis systems among a broad variety of services.

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Microsystems Technology


CMOS Clean Room and ASIC Services


Events and Fairs


inHaus Center

Fraunhofer IMS


Finkenstraße 61

47057 Duisburg

Phone: +49 (0) 203 / 37 83-0

Fax: +49 (0) 203 / 37 83-266

Latest News


Fraunhofer IMS develops extremely low-noise read out-ASIC for capacitive sensors

Extremely low-noise, highly precise: Those are the prominent characteristics of the »IMS-CAP51«. The new IMS-CAP51 adds these »merits« to the read-out of capacitive sensors, for example of acceleration-MEMS. Its special talents come into effect where highly accurate measured data is of great importance: for example seismic measurements for the early detection of earthquakes...

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