Imec combines electronics and data science expertise to develop and validate wearable solutions for our customers’ health applications.
We develop solutions for a variety of wearable health applications, focusing on:
- Medical devices and chronic disease management
- Lifestyle and preventive care
Accelerating innovation, reducing risk
Our pioneering hardware and software solutions enable comfortable, reliable, clinical-grade healthcare and lifestyle applications through continuous monitoring and coaching on-the-go, at home, and during daily life. Founded on advanced technologies, our solutions provide you sustained differentiation to bring a unique product to the market.
We accelerate your next-generation product development and shorten time to market.
Building on our expertise and experience with several development cycles for circuits, systems, and algorithms, we reduce R&D risk.
Our multi-disciplinary, in-house expertise helps us quickly develop customized solutions from spec to qualified systems, for a variety of wearable health & lifestyle applications.
Our R&D portfolio
We are experts in a wide range of applications, including:
Biomedical sensor systems-on-chip
For accurate, reliable and multimodal health and vital sign monitoring.
that integrate hardware/firmware/software/mechanics, such as brain monitoring headsets, patches, smart wristbands/watches, hearables and wearable health platform reference designs. These can be used as the starting point for the development of your wearable health products.
Algorithm development for valuable health data insight
Find out more about imec’s algorithm development and data investigation for consumer health applications.
Flexible electronics for textiles and wearables
Discover smart textiles, flexible electronics and stretchable interconnects for wearable medical devices by imec.
How can we help you?
At imec bright people build a bright future.
You could be one of these builders. Whether you are an engineer or an operator, a consultant or PhD student, we need a versatile group of people to help us create positive change.Join the forward thinkers
R&D Project Leader Electronics Design & Manufacturing
You will focus on industrial applicability of the R&D project results.
Technical Project Leader Medical Device Development
The Wearable Health Solutions department is an international team, which develops future wireless and wearable healthcare applications for both the medical as consumer market. These applications sense physiological signals and translates these signals to information that empower people to mana…
PhD researcher on Real-time motion artefact reduction of PPG signals for wearable health applications by means of machine learning techniques
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What can we do for you?
- We can assist you with the transfer to volume manufacturing.
- We have in-house knowledge to help you realize your complete and customized wearable solution from spec to qualified system.
Our industrial affiliation program (IIAP) connects you with imec’s global partner ecosystem, enabling you to share costs and lower risk through collaborative and precompetitive research.
Why work with us?
- Our technology is clinically validated, demonstrating clinical-grade signal quality.
Our teams’ impressive expertise spans across ultra-low power medical sensor electronics, advanced signal processing and data science techniques.
You will profit from our extensive partner network across the value chain