Imec combines electronics and data science expertise to develop and validate wearable solutions for our customers’ health applications.
We develop solutions for a variety of wearable health applications, focusing on:
- Medical devices and chronic disease management
- Lifestyle and preventive care
Accelerating innovation, reducing risk
Our pioneering hardware and software solutions enable comfortable, reliable, clinical-grade healthcare and lifestyle applications through continuous monitoring and coaching on-the-go, at home, and during daily life. Founded on advanced technologies, our solutions provide you sustained differentiation to bring a unique product to the market.
We accelerate your next-generation product development and shorten time to market.
Building on our expertise and experience with several development cycles for circuits, systems, and algorithms, we reduce R&D risk.
Our multi-disciplinary, in-house expertise helps us quickly develop customized solutions from spec to qualified systems, for a variety of wearable health & lifestyle applications.
Our R&D portfolio
We are experts in a wide range of applications, including:
Biomedical sensor systems-on-chip
For accurate, reliable and multimodal health and vital sign monitoring.
Build your custom solutions from the groundbreaking and clinical-grade imec prototypes.
Algorithm development for valuable health data insight
Find out more about imec’s algorithm development and data investigation for consumer health applications.
Flexible electronics for textiles and wearables
Discover smart textiles, flexible electronics and stretchable interconnects for wearable medical devices by imec.
How can we help you?
Some examples of what we have done
At imec bright people build a bright future.
You could be one of these builders. Whether you are an engineer or an operator, a consultant or PhD student, we need a versatile group of people to help us create positive change.Join the forward thinkers
Mist spraying with Surface Acoustic Wave device
This topic provides the opportunity to design and characterize an application-oriented SAW device.
Hardware design for Binary Neural Network
Energy efficient architecture and design for resource constrained sensor platforms.
Demoisation of an optical pressure sensor
Demonstrate a new type of pressure sensor
Driving digital innovation in mental health applications
Explore the potential of wearable sensor data towards understanding mental healthMore job opportunities
What can we do for you?
- We can assist you with the transfer to volume manufacturing.
- We have in-house knowledge to help you realize your complete and customized wearable solution from spec to qualified system.
Our industrial affiliation program (IIAP) connects you with imec’s global partner ecosystem, enabling you to share costs and lower risk through collaborative and precompetitive research.
Why work with us?
- Our technology is clinically validated, demonstrating clinical-grade signal quality.
Our teams’ impressive expertise spans across ultra-low power medical sensor electronics, advanced signal processing and data science techniques.
You will profit from our extensive partner network across the value chain