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Expertise

We perform world-leading research in nano-electronics and create groundbreaking innovation in application domains such as healthcare, smart cities and mobility, logistics and manufacturing, and energy.

The combination of our widely acclaimed leadership in microchip technology and profound software and ICT expertise is what makes imec unique.

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CMOS: advanced and beyond

Imec enables next-generation computing, storage and interconnects – providing its partners with the disruptive breakthroughs they need to create their future products.

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Artificial intelligence

Explore the technologies and possibilities of AI – no longer the stuff of science fiction.

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Imaging, sensing and actuation

Find out more about imec’s custom CMOS-based image sensor and vision systems and other imaging and actuation innovations. 

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Integrated photonics

Take a look at technologies for high-performance optical transceivers, sensors and more.

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Large-Area Electronics

Preview groundbreaking applications based on thin-film electronic technologies and devices. 

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Life sciences

See how imec brings the power of chip technology to the world of healthcare.

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Connected health solutions

Explore the technologies that will power tomorrow’s wearable, implantable, ingestible and non-contact devices.

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Photovoltaics

Discover why imec is a reference in the development of photovoltaics, including cell and module technologies.

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GaN

Find out more about imec’s GaN-on-Si technology on 200mm wafers and GaN power devices. 

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Sensor solutions for IoT

Dive into innovative solutions for sensor networks, high speed networks and sensor technologies. 

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Wireless IoT communication

Look into our system-on-chip design for high-performance, low-power cellular and 5G communication.

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Radar sensing systems

Discover imec’s pioneering work on compact, low-power, low-cost and ultra-sensitive radar systems.

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Energy technologies

Explore our innovative solutions for more sustainable ways to store and convert energy.

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Data science and data security

Learn more about imec’s research in and solutions for data extraction, mining, visualization, security and machine learning.

What can we do for you?

  • Boost your research or custom product development through collaboration with our pool of experts.
  • Assistance on chip design, development, prototyping and manufacturing.
  • Access our IP via licensing.
  • Use our industry network to access advanced technology.
  • Develop your skills through specialized technical training

Why work with us?

  • Gain access to our unique state-of-the-art infrastructure
  • Use our large international network of expertise
  • Lower your research costs and risks trough precompetitive collaboration
  • Enhance competitiveness with our in-depth technology knowledge
  • Accelerate your product roadmap
  • Reduce your time to market (TTM)

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