CMOS and beyond CMOS
Discover why imec is the premier nanoelectronics R&D center in the development of industry-relevant solutions for advanced logic & memory devices.
Connected health solutions
Explore the technologies that will power tomorrow’s wearable, implantable, ingestible and non-contact devices.
Life sciences
As a pioneer in nanoelectronics, imec brings the power of chip technology to the world of healthcare.
Sensor solutions for IoT
Imec develops innovative solutions for sensor networks, high speed networks and sensor technologies for the Internet of Things.
Artificial intelligence
Artificial intelligence is no longer the stuff of science fiction: its technologies are ready and its possibilities are real. It’s time to explore them, and imec is ready to help you.
More expertises
Discover all our expertises.
Be the first to reap the benefits of imec’s research by joining one of our programs or starting an exclusive bilateral collaboration.
Build on our expertise for the design, prototyping and low-volume manufacturing of your innovative nanotech components and products.
Use one of imec’s mature technologies for groundbreaking applications across a multitude of industries such as healthcare, agriculture and Industry 4.0.
Venturing and startups
Kick-start your business.Launch or expand your tech company by drawing on the funds and knowhow of imec’s ecosystem of tailored venturing support.

Academic Excellence

At imec, students have the excitement of working in an international environment with world-class expertise and using state of the art facilities. Besides R&D with world-leading companies, imec strongly invests in fundamental research. This long-term research is key for imec’s research funnel. It is the base of our future R&D leading to industrial innovations. 

Academic excellence at imec

Imec bridges the gap between universities and industry. Universities are usually doing long term research with limited budgets, whereas industry is focusing on shorter term applications with high investments. At imec, you can bring novel ideas from academic research towards higher technology readiness levels making them suitable for industry. Therefore, doing research at imec gives you a high exposure to our industrial partners. At the same time imec translates future technology needs from industry into research at universities in order to keep them focused on industry relevant topics. 

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Imec bridges the gap between universities and industry

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