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News 06/20/2022

Annual Report 2021/22: “Inventing a Green Future”

Energy-efficient micro- and  nanoelectronics for a climateneutral, secure and independent future.

 

News 05/09/2022

Latest developments in laser and quantum research 

Fraunhofer IAF at LASER World of PHOTONICS 2022

 

News 02/09/2022

Further networking for applied quantum computing 

Status meeting on the projects of the Competence Center “Quantum Computing Baden-Württemberg”

 

News 12/21/2021

Fraunhofer IAF receives €10 million from state and federal governments for new research building

More space for research on quantum technologies

 

News 12/17/2021

We wish you a joyous holiday season and a Happy New Year!

Here is a selection of highlights from 2021

 

News 12/03/2021

Towards a World-Class Supercomputing Ecosystem

Fraunhofer IAF collaborates in the "HPCQS" project on hybrid quantum-high-performance computing

 

News 09/23/2021

Greening the Internet of Things

Successful completion of the Fraunhofer lead project ZEPOWEL

 

News 08/20/2021

2nd place for Fraunhofer IAF in BMBF’s Green ICT innovation competition 

Fraunhofer IAF convinces with it's project "EdgeLimit"

 

News 07/09/2021

Resilient algorithms for quantum computing and innovative hardware made of diamond

Fraunhofer IAF at the Fraunhofer Solution Days 2021

 

News 06/15/2021

Curtain up: Fraunhofer and IBM to unveil quantum computer

Inauguration of the quantum computer in Ehningen

 

News 04/23/2021

Diamond-based quantum hardware for scalable quantum processors

Start of the joint project “QC-4-BW” within the Competence Center Quantum Computing Baden-Württemberg

 

News 04/13/2021

Trust first: “Velektronik” research project creates platform for trusted electronics

 

News 02/24/2021

Quantum shuttle to quantum processor “Made in Germany” launched

Project “QUASAR" aims to lay the foundations for the industrial production of quantum processors in Germany

 

News 2/2/2021

Annual Report 2020/21 »Quantum«

In this year’s annual report we show you how we are actively shaping the second generation of quantum technologies at Fraunhofer IAF.

 

News 01/28/2021

Quantum computing offers big potential for industry

Start of the joint project SEQUOIA within the Competence Center “Quantum Computing Baden-Württemberg”

 

News 01/28/2021

ASCENT+ launches Transnational Access to European nanoelectronics infrastructure

Start of the EU funded Transnational Access (TA) program.

 

News 01/08/2021

€19 million state funds go to projects in the Fraunhofer Competence Center “Quantum Computing Baden-Württemberg“

Three projects with participation of Fraunhofer IAF

 

News 12/18/2020

Merry Christmas and a happy New Year!

As the year draws to a close, we have put together a selection of our innovations, collaborations and events for you.

 

News 12/14/2020

Semiconductor technologies for GreenICT innovation competition

Fraunhofer IAF evaluates disruptive semiconductor technologies and devices for energy-efficient information and communications technology.

 

News 10/19/2020

EU program trains experts for 5G and beyond

PhD program supports two young high frequency scientists at Fraunhofer IAF.

 

 

News 10/08/2020

New machines for future devices

Fraunhofer IAF upgrades its equipment for the production of nanostructures and its competence in material analysis.

 

News 08/27/2020

Appointment to “Fritz Hüttinger Professorship for Energy-Efficient Radio-Frequency Electronics”

Deputy Director Dr. Rüdiger Quay accepts call for professorship at INATECH.

 

News 08/21/2020

The missing piece to the optical coordinate measuring device

Development of the world’s first optical coordinate measuring device for remote and full area measurements of large objects. 

 

News 28/07/2020

Scalable quantum computers through cryogenic 3D nanoelectronics

Fraunhofer IAF researches innovative electronics for quantum computers within the EU project "SEQUENCE"

 

News 04/01/2020

THE WAY AHEAD

The annual report 2019/20 is out! This time we venture a look at the technologies of the future - What will the world of tomorrow look like?

 

News 03/19/2020

The state of Baden-Württemberg is funding the »Competence Center Quantum Computing«

Funding of up to 40 million euros over the next four years.

 

News 03/13/2020

IBM and Fraunhofer bring Quantum Computing to Germany

The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft and IBM announced today the signing of the agreement aimed at advancing quantum computing in Germany.

 

 

News 01/30/2020

Working together to advance quantum computing in Europe

About 100 representatives from research, politics and industry took part in the Quantum Computing Workshop at Fraunhofer IAF.

 

News 12/18/2019

We wish you a Merry Christmas!

We look back on an exciting year and have put toghether some of our highlights of 2019 for you.  

 

News 11/13/2019

Towards Zero Power Electronics

The lighthouse project »ZePoWel« develops energy-efficient, modular hardware as the basis for IoT. IAF is working on energy-efficient integrated circuits.

 

News 11/13/2019

“5G” as a key technology for digitization

Video interview: Dr. Rüdiger Quay explains the advantages of “5G” and the differences compared to its predecessors “4G” and UMTS.

 

News 11/06/2019

Cooperation of Fraunhofer and Rohde & Schwarz for 6G

The collaboration has resulted in a wireless transmit and receive system operating between 270 and 320 GHz.

 

 

News 10/30/2019

Fast internet anytime and anywhere

A project consortium is working on the world's first in-orbit verification of a communication link in the E-band.

 

News 09/26/2019

THz technologies for the wireless extension of fiber optic links

In the research project Terranova, the project partners have achieved a wireless data transmission in real time with a faultless data rate of 100 Gbit/s at a carrier frequency of 300 GHz.

 

News 07/09/2019

Visions of microelectronics

Our expert Dr. Rüdiger Quay gave a talk on the subject of cryogenic measurement technology at the CEA Leti / Fraunhofer workshop during the SEMICON West conference.

 

News 06/05/2019

Quantum technology - an innovation driver for industry?

Workshop »Quantum Technology« at Fraunhofer IAF

 

News 05/16/2019

A turbo for energy savings

In the project »Ultimate GaN« 26 partners from nine countries will conduct research on the next generation of energy-saving chips based on the new semiconductor material gallium nitride (GaN).

 

News 03/21/2019

A complete success: The »44th Freiburg IR Colloquium«

With a comprehensive program of scientific talks and a record number of more than 100 participants, the workshop offered a platform to discuss the latest findings.

 

News 02/22/19

Fraunhofer IAF awarded the FamilyLogo

The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft honors Fraunhofer IAF for its great commitment and its diverse range of services to help employees reconcile work and family life.

 

News 02/13/2019

QUANTUM LEAP

This year’s annual report of Fraunhofer IAF is all about the smallest phenomenon: quantum effects! Read more about it:

 

News 02/12/19

6.7 million euros for Freiburg research laboratory

The German Ministry for Education and Research is funding a project to develop miniaturized sensors for biomedicine.

 

News 02/12/19

Quantum Sensors to Understand and Control the Nanoworld

Quantum flagship: a second project involving Fraunhofer IAF has started

 

News / #WHAT'S NEXT at the Fraunhofer IAF?/ 01/10/19

Welcome 2019

2019 will be a year full of new special moments and events. The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft celebrates its 70th birthday and we celebrate with it.