About us

The Fraunhofer Group for Microelectronics, founded in 1996, is a service provider for R&D in the areas of microelectronics and smart systems integration. As part of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, Europe's largest organization for application-oriented research, it combines the expertise of 11 Fraunhofer Institutes (plus five guest institutes) with a total of more than 3,000 employees.

The activities of the 16 member institutes and research institutions are coordinated by the business office in Berlin. This central coordination office forms the portal between the institutes on the one hand and science, business, and government on the other.

The employees of the business office of the Fraunhofer Group for Microelectronics are also responsible for the development and monitoring of a common strategy as well as for the cross-institutional public relations. 

Our Mission#

In the Fraunhofer Group for Microelectronics, we carry out internationally networked top research in

- microelectronics / nanoelectronics,

- microsystem and communication technology.

With a unique range of expertise, not found elsewhere in the world, we bridge the gap between fundamental research and product development to strengthen Germany’s and Europe’s innovativeness considerably.

Member Institutes

Board of Directors

Office Team