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Imec increases focus on industry-ready sensor and actuator developments

Semiconductor manufacturing technologies are key enablers to realize cost-effective sensors and actuators and to enable new sensing modalities.

Summary

Imec makes its internal strategy on sensor and actuator development more proactive for high-potential application areas and brings these selected technologies towards a higher technology readiness level.

As such, it will be easier for stakeholders in domains such as life sciences, industry 4.0, and agrofood to recognize the added value of semiconductor technologies to achieve cost-effective manufacturing, and to open new application horizons.