Profile

The Fraunhofer Institute for Silicon Technology ISIT develops and produces power electronics and microsystems according to customers specifications.

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Service Offers

The institute’s services assist companies and users in a wide range of sectors

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Equipment

Fraunhofer ISIT has access to a 200 mm Silicon technology line (2500 m²) for front-end processes (MOS and PowerMOS).

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Brief Portrait

Research and Production at one Location

Fraunhofer ISIT in Itzehoe is one of Europe's most modern research facilities for microelectronics and microsystems technology. The heart of the institute are the cleanroom facilities, big enough to operate not only research projects but also to produce the developed microchips in industrial scale. 190 scientists develop at ISIT in close cooperation with industrial partners power electronic components and microsystems, with fine movable structures for sensors (pressure, movement, biochemical analysis, etc.) and actuators (valves, scanners, micromirrors etc.) including the necessary electronics. These miniaturized components are used in medicine, in the environment - and traffic engineering, communication technology, automotive industry and mechanical engineering.