Fraunhofer Institute for Electronic Nano Systems

Fraunhofer ENAS is part of the Research Fab Microelectronics Germany (FMD)

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Fraunhofer ENAS - Your System and Technology Partner in the Field of Smart Systems Integration by using Micro and Nano Technologies

The particular strength of the Fraunhofer Institute for Electronic Nano Systems ENAS lies in the development of smart integrated systems for different applications. Fraunhofer ENAS develops single components, technologies for their manufacturing as well as system concepts and system integration technologies and transfers them into production. The institute offers research and development services from the idea, via design and technology development or realization based on established technologies up to tested prototypes.



»DigiMan«: Development of an R2R Printed and Hybrid Sensor System

The international project was successfully completed after two years.


Prof. Dr. Kuhn takes over the management of the Center for Microtechnologies at CUT

Prof. Dr. Harald Kuhn is the new head of the Center for Microtechnologies (ZfM) in the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology at Chemnitz University of Technology.


Thomas Gessner Award

The Thomas Gessner Award is a contribution of Fraunhofer ENAS to promote applied research by awarding a prize for excellent scientific work at the annual Smart Systems Integration Conference.

Interested scientists are invited to submit their documents in digital form until March 1st, 2021.




Fraunhofer ENAS Resarch Award 2020

Dr. Alexander Otto, head of a group at the Fraunhofer Institute for Electronic Nano Systems ENAS, has successfully developed highly accurate lifetime models in power electronics and has now been awarded the Fraunhofer ENAS Research Award 2020 for his work.


Best Innovation Award for the European Project MAMA-MEA

During the European Hydrogen Week, the Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking awarded the project MAMA-MEA with the Best Innovation Award 2020. We congratulate our colleagues and the whole project team.  


New Director of the Institute

Today, September 1st 2020, Prof. Dr. Harald Kuhn became the director of the Fraunhofer Institute for Electronic Nano Systems ENAS. Moreover he is the Chair for Smart Systems Integration at the Chemnitz University of Technology.

Smart Systems Integration - Next Conference in 2021

The next SSI Conference will will take place April 27th-29th, 2021. The conference will be an online event.For more information please visit:

Conference Webpage



Online Web Event / 25.3.2021

EFDS Live Online Web Event: Simulation for ALD

Fraunhofer ENAS in co-organzier of the English-language EFDS Live Webeventpresent on the basics of ALD modeling and simulation on March 25.

Dr. Jörg Schuster will present an »Overview of simulation concepts for atomic layer processing« and Dr. Xiao Hu from ZfM will talk about »Atomistic simulations of atomic layer processes«.


Online Exhibition »NATUR - MENSCH - TECHNIK 2021« by Ines Escherich

The current exhibition of the Chemnitz photographer Ines Escherich shows photographs under the title "Nature - Human - Technology 2021".

Due to the current restrictions we show the exhibition online for the first time.


Labor 2025

From March 8-12, Klub Solitaer e. V. invites students and post-graduates to LABOR 2025 in Chemnitz. The workshop "The Offline Gallery" was developed by the artist Fabricio Lamoncha Martínez in collaboration with Fraunhofer ENAS. It links technologies and procedures of the institute with artistic concepts and processes andaim at exploring possible connections and aesthetic-practical implementations. The application for workshop participation is still possible until March 1, 2021.




Trade Fairs

Fraunhofer ENAS at Trade Fairs in 2021

Fraunhofer ENAS presents its research work at virtual fair shows and will meet you at the following trade fairs and exhibitions:

MEF | Apr 21-22, 2021, digital

SENSOR+TEST |  May 4-6, 2021, digital

MikroSystemTechnik-Kongress | Nov 8-10, 2021

COMPAMED | Nov 15-18, 2021

SEMICON Europa | Nov 16-19, 2021


digital event / 26.10.2020

Fraunhofer Solution Days 2020

The Fraunhofer lighthouse project »Go Beyond 4.0« will present online technologies and application examples for individualization in mass production at the Fraunhofer Solution Days on October 26, 2020. In a live presentation and at our virtual trade fair stand, you will learn how individual mass products are manufactured using digital production technologies and can talk directly to our experts via video and text chats.


Webinar / 10.12.2020

Webinar »Molecules That Count«

Learn how millions of biomolecules solve mathematical problems in an energy-efficient way and discuss with our partners of the EU-funded project Bio4Comp innovative applications.



Fraunhofer Project Center »MEMS/NEMS Devices and Manufacturing Technologies at Tohoku University«


Research Fab Microelectronics Germany (FMD)


High-Performance Center »Functional Integration of Micro and Nanoelectronics«


Fraunhofer ENAS Annual Report and R&D Service Brochure


High-Performance Center »Smart Production and Materials«