FRAUNHOFER IZM SHARES ITS KNOWLEDGE

As a future-oriented research institute, we stand at the forefront of innovation in the field of microelectronics. We want to reach out and share our insights with you – Welcome to our scientific blog RealIZM! RealIZM is an online communication…

CIRCULAR ECONOMY – A MORE SUSTAINABLE JOURNEY FOR ELECTRONIC DEVICES

When we think of the journey of electronic products, most of us are probably thinking about the journey that our new washing machine takes from the shop and worrying about getting it up the stairs and into our flat. Very…

THE FUTURE OF TECHNOLOGY IN YOUR EAR – ‘HEARABLE LABS’

RealIZM meets Pauline O’Callaghan, the CEO of ‘Hearable Labs’, a start-up developing futuristic technologies that will live inside your ear. RealIZM: Tell us about Hearable Labs. Pauline O’Callaghan: I should start by telling you what hearables are: generally, they’re true…

THE GLASSY FUTURE OF CIRCUIT BOARDS

It’s an understatement to say that a lot has changed in microelectronics in the last fifty years – and the same goes for circuit boards.  But even greater changes are afoot: with ever more data being used and shared, electrical…

LOW POWER AND COMMUNICATIVE MICROSYSTEMS: TURNKEY SOLUTION FOR INDUSTRY

In factories, cars, agriculture, medicine – microsystems are used everywhere. Julia Günther-Sorge, a researcher on microperipheric technologies at the Technical University of Berlin and member of the Sensor Nodes & Embedded Microsystems group working in cooperation with Fraunhofer IZM, has…