Power-saving chips for neuromorphic computing

Neuromorphic computing refers to the complex nerve network of the brain. Integrated memory technologies and innovative concepts for analog and digital circuits aim at drastically reducing the energy hunger of the high-performance chips required for this purpose.

more info

Resource-saving production of conducting paths

The LEO project combines competencies such as fine line metallization, reel-to-reel processing and thin-chip integration in foils - and aims for making classic processes in printed circuit board manufacturing more cost-effective as well as environmentally friendly and resource-saving in the long term.

more info

Failsafe electronics for autonomous driving

Researchers at Fraunhofer EMFT, together with several industrial partners, have developed a redundant, generic control unit as part of the AutoKonf project that can perform both steering and braking functions.

more info




Research despite and because of Corona

We support Heimann GmbH in the development of thermopile sensors. These enable contactless temperature measurement, for example.


Corona: Safety at work

In order to ensure the health protection of all employees, Fraunhofer EMFT has further tightened its safety standards at workplace safety.



Research in the times of Corona

Research thrives on trying out new things - in times of Corona this statement takes on a whole new meaning.

Measures concerning Covid-19


Dear Customers and Partners,

The rapid spread of the corona virus is currently changing our everyday life massively and is a huge challenge also for Fraunhofer EMFT. The protection of our employees and their fellow human beings is our top priority. At the same time we are utilizing all possibilities of the modern media to keep in touch with you.

Read more about the measures taken by Fraunhofer EMFT and how we are currently securing our operations.




Annual Report 2019


New Chairmenship

Prof. Albert Heuberger (Fraunhofer IIS) and Prof. Christoph Kutter are the new spokespersons of the Fraunhofer Group for Microelectronics.


360° tour

A virtual tour through laboratories and premises of Fraunhofer EMFT.


Research Fab Microelectronics


for the complete micro and nanoelectronics value chain



Fraunhofer EMFT

Hansastraße 27d
80686 Munich
Phone +49 89 54759-0
Fax +49 89 54759-100

E-mail: contact@emft.fraunhofer.de