Fraunhofer Institute for Silicon Technology

Microelectronics and Microsystems Technology in Itzehoe, Northern Germany

Welcome to Fraunhofer ISIT, the specialist in development, manufacturing and integration of components in microelectronics and microsystems technology. On the following pages you can find information about Fraunhofer ISIT and different possibilities of cooperating with our institute.

Service Offer

FAB-SH Battery Systems

Customized battery solutions from northern Germany.

Power Electronics

Development and production of innovative active and passive power semiconductor devices based on silicon and gallium nitride.

Micro Manufacturing

Industrialization, quality and reliability of individual cleanroom processes, process platforms such as wafer-level packaging, and devices.

MEMS Applications

Microelectromechanical systems (MEMS): Design, development and manufacturing of MEMS components


Technology platforms

Learn about our clean rooms and technology platforms.



Press release / 9.11.2022

Power supply of medical devices with sensor-monitored accumulators


Press release / 8.11.2022

NeurOSmart: Development of a smart LiDAR sensor with integrated neuromorphic data processing picks up speed


press release / 10.10.2022

Microtec Nord 2022


Press release / 28.9.2022

Starting signal for the Green ICT @ FMD competence center


Press release / 18.7.2022

Prof. Dr. Holger Kapels is the new Managing Director of Fraunhofer ISIT

There is a change in the institute management at Fraunhofer ISIT. The Executive Board of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft has appointed Prof. Dr. Holger Kapels as managing director of the institute. In this position, he succeeds Prof. Dr. Axel Müller-Groeling, who is moving to the Executive Board of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft in Munich.


Start of the Fraunhofer Lighthouse Project NeurOSmart: Sensors learn how to think


Electrical Energy Systems - New Working Group at Fraunhofer ISIT and CAU Kiel


Fraunhofer ISIT expands its portfolio with "Technologies for Quantum Solutions"



Trade Fair / 26.4.2022


Take the opportunity and meet our experts at the 25th LASER World of Photonics - World's Leading Trade Fair in Munich for Photonics ComponentsSystems and Applications. Our topics: Opto-Packaging, micro optical components & systems, MEMS scanners for LiDAR & laser material processing.


Webinar / 30.3.2022

MEMS Manufacturing for Quantum Technologies with trapped Ions

On March 30, 2022 at 11 am we will host a joint webinar with Alpine Quantum Technologies GmbH on "MEMS Fabrication for Quantum Technologies with Trapped Ions". Our speakers: Dr. Thomas Knieling (Fraunhofer ISIT) & Dr. Philip Holz (AQT).


Trade Fair / 28.3.2022

International Battery Seminar and Exhibit Orlando (Florida)

Our topics: 

  • Rapid Prototyping
  • High Power Batteries
  • Dry Coating

Trade Fair

Photonics West SPIE 2022

Under the motto "Micro Actuators for Optical Applications" Fraunhofer ISIT presents its offer at Photonics West on January 22-27, 2022! Our topics this year: 

  • MEMS LIDAR Systems
  • Opto-Packages
  • Laser material processing

Annual report 2021

Here you will find the latest review of the year.


Here you can find all institute brochures and annual reports from previous years.