Imec is an R&D hub for nano- and digital technologies. We believe in the combination of extremely talented people and a world-class infrastructure to enable a prosperous and sustainable future for all.

Explore this website to discover all our activities. And find out how you can partner with us to shape the future.

Unique research tool sheds light on one of telecom operators’ best-kept secrets

Years of research from imec and Ghent University culminate into a technology and vendor agnostic 4G and 5G RAN design tool

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Imec virtual talks at IMID 2021

Get our latest breakthroughs in display technologies and image sensor innovations for consumer electronics.

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Getting the most out of your system

Connecting advanced technology options to system-level performance

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OSCAR-QUBE: diamond-based magnetic sensing in space

ESA’s ‘Orbit your thesis’ competition makes dream of UHasselt student team come true

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Quantum technology R&D at imo-imomec

Discover the latest achievements and some background links

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Research

In our 12,000 m² cleanrooms and state-of-the-art labs, we’re taking nano- and digital technology to the next level.

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Development

Building on our infrastructure and expertise, our partners are able to accelerate their digital innovation.

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Solutions
Solutions

A selection of our mature technologies is available for immediate application in research and industry.

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Venturing & start-ups

Our venturing ecosystem supports tech entrepreneurs by providing them with funds and knowhow.

Boost your start- or scale-up

Expertise
Expertise

With firm roots in nanoelectronics, our portfolio covers a range of hardware and software technologies.

Dive into our expertise

Applications
Applications

Get inspired by an overview of the ways in which imec’s technologies can transform your industry.

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Sustainability

Take a look at how the goal of a sustainable future guides our research and our internal organization.

Discover our Sustainable Development Goals

COVID-19

With the COVID-19 pandemic, imec has taken several measures to protect the health and safety of the imec community and to limit the impact on the continuity of imec, on our operations, our research and our commitment to partners.

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