Aktionsprogramm 'Fraunhofer versus Corona'
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Microelectronics vs. Corona

Experts from the institutes of the Fraunhofer Group for Microelectronics are helping to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. Here you can find an overview of the initiatives.

Solutions and actions to deal with the Corona crisis

Solutions from the member institutes

Here you will find an overview of the projects and competencies of the institutes of the Fraunhofer Group for Microelectronics to overcome the corona crisis. The information is continuously updated.


Fraunhofer ENAS, ISIT, EMFT, IME und IBMT

Project »CovMoTe«

In the Fraunhofer joint project "CovMoTe", a combined test system for sustained acceleration of SARS-CoV-2 virus detection and existing immunity will be developed.


Fraunhofer HHI

Corona infection probability in a concert hall

Fraunhofer HHI conducts initial aerosol and CO2 measurements in concert hall.


Project M³Infekt

The cluster project aims to develop a monitoring system that enables early intervention in the event that a patient’s condition suddenly starts to deteriorate.

Proximity tracing and the coronavirus pandemic:

Fraunhofer’s proposal for a German approach


Fraunhofer ITEM, IZI, ISC, IAP und IZM


Fraunhofer consortium to jointly develop therapies and platform technologies against COVID-19 and other infectious diseases.

Fraunhofer IPMS

Fast help for the University Hospital Dresden

Fraunhofer IIS, IST and ITEM

Filter4Flow: Intelligent viral filter for SARS-CoV-2 patients


Fraunhofer IIS

Fraunhofer assists with the development of the Coronavirus Warning App


Fraunhofer IZM

Corona rapid test in under 2.5 hours


Fraunhofer IZM

Certainty in just 15 minutes:

Researchers develop a graphene oxide-based rapid test to detect infections


Fraunhofer IPMS

Manufacturing urgently needed parts using 3D printing technology

Frauunhofer IIS


Fraunhofer IMS

New biosensor research group aims to enable ultra-fast identification of pathogens


Fraunhofer IZM

Drugs against SARS-CoV-2

High-resolution X-ray cameras help to decode the virus

Fraunhofer IIS

Filter4Flow – A smart, non-invasive respiratory filter system

Monitoring breathing close to the patient: Precise, wireless and intuitive



Mobile test system detects SARS-CoV-2 infections at an early stage

The partners are working on a mobile test system for rapid detection of the Sars-CoV-2 virus.

Action program "Fraunhofer vs. Corona"

The COVID-19 pandemic is taking a toll on day-to-day life, on people’s health, on businesses, on the domestic economy and on global trade. The current situation and the dynamic developments throughout Germany and across the world are posing major challenges for people. Working at the forefront of the fight against the pandemic, Fraunhofer experts are supporting the efforts of industry and society to cope with the immediate effects and the consequences to come.