Fraunhofer Articles

Displaying 1 - 20 of 84
Cyber Security
6th March 2023
Fraunhofer IPMS presents new controller IP-Core MACsec

Data security is one of the most important issues in today's digital age.

Events News
28th February 2023
LOPEC 2023: Printed electronics - thin, brilliant, stretchable

Quantum materials for electroluminescent QD-LED displays, fast inline monitoring for thin film printing or stretchable printed electrodes. Scientists from the Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Polymer Research IAP in the Potsdam Science Park demonstrate what is already technologically possible in the field of printed electronics and present current projects at LOPEC 2023 in Munich from March 1st to 2nd (ICM, booth FO.16).

Quantum Tech
13th February 2023
Secure optical data communication using quantum cryptography and Li-Fi

Modern quantum technology opens up many new areas of application. But it also harbours risks. Due to their enormous computing power, quantum computers could undermine even the most modern data encryption methods.

Quantum Tech
6th February 2023
Secure quantum communication for critical identity access management infrastructures

The security of digital identities is threatened by future quantum technologies. In the hands of attackers, quantum computers will be able to break classical encryption methods. To fend off such attacks, four partners launched the Quant-ID project. In this project, they are researching the development of novel methods and systems that guarantee cryptographic security in the long term based on quantum random numbers and post-quantum cryptography. ...

30th January 2023
Fraunhofer IPMS present latest photonic tech at SPIE Photonics West

Fraunhofer Institute for Photonic Microsystems IPMS believe digitalisation, automation and efficiency are the buzzwords of the industry of the future. To this end, the Fraunhofer Institute for Photonic Microsystems IPMS develops customer-specific sensors, actuators and optical components. These represent the key technologies for IoT and numerous future applications with artificial intelligence, it claims.

5th January 2023
Changing shapes at the push of a button

Programmable materials are true shapeshifters. They can change their characteristics in a controlled and reversible way with the push of a button, independently adapting to fit new conditions. 

13th December 2022
Fraunhofer IPMS presents loudspeaker concept

We want modern technology to become smaller and more energy-efficient without losing quality. Technical innovation is needed to achieve this. For several years, the Fraunhofer Institute for Photonic Microsystems IPMS has been researching a novel energy-efficient actuator system for micro loudspeakers.

Events News
7th December 2022
Fraunhofer IPMS at the International Laser and Photonics Fair

Photonics focuses on the use of light with all its possibilities. From light control to laser technologies and data transmission, photonics is used in many fields such as medicine, industry, astronomy, microscopy or traffic safety.

Eco Innovation
2nd December 2022
Ystral and Fraunhofer Battery Cell Research Manufacturing

The machine and plant manufacturer ystral supports the project Battery Cell Research Manufacturing in Münster / Germany with a mixing and dispersing system in the “FFB PreFab”, which is intended for testing manufacturing processes as well as new recipes for battery cell production. The start of the test operation on the ystral system is scheduled for the end of next year.

21st November 2022
Fraunhofer IPMS presents 200 and 300mm technologies

The level of automation and efficiency in industry has increased significantly with Industry 4.0 and the Internet of Things. This requires more and more sensors, actuators, control devices and machine learning systems. The demand for compact, energy-efficient and advanced technologies as well as miniaturised components with innovative functions is increasing. However, the development of many of these technologies involves high costs and the use o...

14th November 2022
First implementation of chiplet project on Samsung’s 5nm process technology

Fraunhofer IIS/EAS has announced its first implementation of the Bunch of Wires (BoW) standard-based interface IP from the Open Compute Project (OCP) on Samsung’s 5nm technology.

Artificial Intelligence
11th November 2022
Sensor and actuator-based signal pre-processing using AI-based methods

In everyday life, digital helpers – such as smart apps or cars that think for themselves – are already firmly integrated.

7th November 2022
Sustainable satellites using Li-Fi GigaDock transceivers

Humans cause too much waste not only on Earth. Space debris is also becoming an ever greater problem. 

22nd September 2022
Made in Germany – Distributed Manufacturing project

A consortium of Fraunhofer institutes and well-known German industrial companies is developing a split-manufacturing project for semiconductor production in the project: Distributed Manufacturing for Novel and Trustworthy Electronics T4T. This will enable the secure assembly of subsystems in Germany and safeguard supply chains.

Events News
6th September 2022
Miniaturised components of Fraunhofer IPMS – MEMS & Imaging Sensors Summit 2022

Highly sensitive electronic components are the drivers of our digitalised world. Micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS) open up new possibilities for miniaturisation in wide-ranging application areas.

5th September 2022
From optics to AI: Fraunhofer Research leads way into future of robotics

Joseph Fraunhofer was a 19th-century pioneer in optics who brought together scientific research with industrial applications. Fast forward to today and Germany’s Fraunhofer Society – Europe’s R&D organisation – is setting its sights on the applied research of key technologies, from AI to cybersecurity to medicine.

28th June 2022
Semiconductor research meets German Oceanographic Museum

The many innovations resulting from the applied research of the Fraunhofer Gesellschaft have so far mainly benefited industrial companies. In the future, Fraunhofer IPMS intends to make its research increasingly available to cultural institutions and thus to the public community.   

21st June 2022
Fraunhofer develops CANsec Controller IP-Core CAN-SEC for security in EV systems

Modern vehicles have a large number of electronic systems that are networked with each other.

Test & Measurement
14th June 2022
Near infrared spectral analysis for mobile applications

Anyone who has ever ruined a cake knows that the correct identification of visually similar substances such as sugar and salt have great significance in food preparation. However, complex compositional analyses can also provide information about the quality, ripeness, or freshness of products. Therefore, Fraunhofer IPMS is researching and developing the smallest energy-efficient scanner systems, which enable non-contact and mobile freshness testi...

8th June 2022
New center for semiconductor research opened in Dresden

A flagship of semiconductor research with international reach is emerging in Dresden. Fraunhofer IPMS and Fraunhofer IZM-ASSID are bundling their competences and establishing the Center for Advanced CMOS & Heterointegration Saxony. The center will offer the complete value chain in 300 mm microelectronics, a prerequisite for high-tech research for future technologies.

First Previous Page 1 of 5 Next Last

Featured products

Product Spotlight

Upcoming Events

View all events
Latest global electronics news
© Copyright 2023 Electronic Specifier