Research and development from design to prototyping

We are your partner for product oriented research and development of new sensor solutions and microsystems based on silicon technologies. Customers benefit from our closed value chain from design to production. We focus on mechanic optoelectronic and capacitive microsystems for industrial application and radiation detectors for science and research.


Successful R&D project MIREC at the BMWI 2021 Innovation Day for SMEs

The digital edition of the BMWi 2021 SME Innovation Day will take place on June 17, 2021. Under the heading Success Stories, the CiS Research Institute presents the successful INNO-KOM project Miniaturized Infra-Red Emitter Chip (MIREC) [learn more]

Presentation at ACHEMA Pulse on 15.06.2021

In the virtual session "Safety First! Pt.1 at ACHEMA Pulse, Dr. Klaus Ettrich will present the topic: "Innovative sensors for monitoring mechanical connections" on 15.06.2021 at 14:20 [learn more]

Sensitive washer detects clamping force of screw connections

For the measurement of clamping forces in safety-relevant bolted joints, the CiS Research Institute developed a sensitive washer including a measuring method for detecting and testing [learn more]

Novel gravity sensors for high-precision exploration of the Earth's surface geology

As part of the M-Gravi project, the CiS Research Institute is developing novel gravity sensors for high-precision exploration of the geological features of the Earth's surface. The sensors consist of four individual silicon wafers and use a wafer-level stacking technology [learn more + watch video]

UV-LED lamp with integrated digital control

As part of the "Advanced UV for Life" online workshop, Prof. Thomas Ortlepp will report on current project results in his presentation "UV-LED lamps with integrated digital control" on May 20, 2021. The aim of the project is to control the light intensity of UV-LEDs with low current ripple [learn more]

Mid-Week Coffee Break - A Virtual Technology Conversation

Mid-Week Coffee Break - At the virtual technology talk of the IVAM trade association, the CiS Research Institute is the host on 19.05.2021. Our business unit manager MOEMS Dr. Martin Schädel will give the participants an insight into the topic "IR components for contactless temperature measurement and gas analysis" [learn more]

Optical sensors at the pulse of time

ams & CiS Forschungsinstitut enter into strategic R&D partnership. Both partners expect synergy effects from the cooperation in order to make innovative optical sensor solutions for the acquisition of vital data available to patients and end users in the form of wearables and hearables in the near future [learn more]

Intelligent development environment for flexible and fast microsensor prototyping

With the support of the European Union within the framework of the European Regional Development Fund (EFRE), the CiS Forschungsinstitut is establishing an intelligent development environment for flexible and fast microsensor prototyping that enables permanent, largely automated parameter acquisition and control in the course of microsystem prototype production [Show info]

Supported by the Free State of Thuringia with funds from the European Social Fund

Supported by the European Social Fund, CiS is preparing to modernise its infrastructure in order to be fit for future research and development activities [show info]

15.06.2021 - 16.06.2021:
online, Germany [+Cal]
Innovationstag Mittelstand des BMWi
online, Germany [+Cal]
21.06.2021 - 23.06.2021:
38th RD50 Workshop
online [+Cal]
VIPO Symposium 2021
Weimar, Germany [+Cal]
14.09.2021 - 17.09.2021:
EPHJ Fachmesse
Genf, Schweiz [+Cal]

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