One of the major challenges in the manufacture of micromechanical and microoptical systems at wafer level is the hermetic encapsulation of the components. In the context of general miniaturization, traditional metal or ceramic packages are increasingly being replaced by caps made of silicon and glass, which are already hermetically bonded to the component at wafer level. As one of the leading development service providers in the field of wafer-level packaging, ISIT has a large toolbox of processes for the realization of diverse cap wafers made of glass and silicon and their connection to the substrate.
One of ISIT's specialties is the production of lenses and glass caps using a patented glass flow process. Depending on the application, spherical or planar surfaces with high optical quality can be produced, whereby the inclination of the planar surfaces can be freely adjusted.