/Imec Joins Forces With Sivers Photonics and ASM AMICRA to Accelerate Hybrid Integration of InP Lasers and Amplifiers with Silicon Photonics

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Imec Joins Forces With Sivers Photonics and ASM AMICRA to Accelerate Hybrid Integration of InP Lasers and Amplifiers with Silicon Photonics

About imec

Imec is a world-leading research and innovation center in nanoelectronics and digital technologies. Imec leverages its state-of-the-art R&D infrastructure and its team of more than 4,500 employees and top researchers, for R&D in advanced semiconductor and system scaling, silicon photonics, artificial intelligence, beyond 5G communications and sensing technologies, and in application domains such as health and life sciences, mobility, industry 4.0, agrofood, smart cities, sustainable energy, education, … Imec unites world-industry leaders across the semiconductor value chain, Flanders-based and international tech, pharma, medical and ICT companies, start-ups, and academia and knowledge centers. Imec is headquartered in Leuven (Belgium), and has research sites across Belgium, in the Netherlands, Taiwan and the USA, and offices in China, India and Japan. In 2020, imec's revenue (P&L) totaled 680 million euro.

Further information on imec can be found at www.imec-int.com.

Imec is a registered trademark for the activities of imec International (IMEC International, a legal entity set up under Belgian law as a “stichting van openbaar nut”), imec Belgium (IMEC vzw supported by the Flemish Government), imec the Netherlands (Stichting IMEC Nederland),  imec Taiwan (IMEC Taiwan Co.), imec China (IMEC Microelectronics (Shanghai) Co. Ltd.), imec India (IMEC India Private Limited), imec San Francisco (IMEC Inc.) and imec Florida (IMEC USA Nanoelectronics Design Center Inc.).


ASM AMICRA Microtechnologies GmbH is a worldwide leading supplier for ultra-high precision die attach systems. The ASM AMICRA systems specialize in submicron placement accuracy to ±0.3µm@3s for the photonics and semiconductor market. The systems also support die attach, flip chip, eutectic, epoxy and Mass Transfer Printing (MTP) processes. Markets served include silicon photonics, optoelectronics, active optical cable (AOC), VCSELs, laser diodes, 2.5D/3D ICs, wafer level packaging (WLP), large panel fan-out/embedded wafer level packaging (EWLP), and automotive sensors/LiDAR. Headquartered in Regensburg, Germany, ASM AMICRA has worldwide sales and support locations.

ASM AMICRA is a subsidiary of ASM Pacific Technology Limited (HKEX stock code: 0522), a leading global supplier of hardware and software solutions for the manufacture of semiconductors and electronics that is headquartered in Singapore.

About Sivers Semiconductors AB

Sivers Semiconductors AB is a leading and internationally recognized technology company that, through its two business areas Wireless and Photonics, supplies chips and integrated modules. Wireless develops RF chips and antennas for advanced 5G systems for data and telecommunications networks. Photonics develops and manufactures semiconductor-based optical products for optical fiber networks, sensors and wireless communications (Li-Fi). The company is listed on Nasdaq First North Growth Market Stockholm under SIVE. The head office is located in Kista, Sweden.

For more information contact: www.sivers-semiconductors.com