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.



Our annual report 2020 is online

Within the annual report 2020, we focus on the topics and results of our three application-oriented and our two technology-oriented bussiness fields. The chapter strategy contains an interview with the institutes management to different questions. By clicking on the button you get access to the online version.  


Best Paper Award winner of Smart Systems Integration Conference SSI2021 selected

Dr. Bruno Fain from CEA-leti was honored with the Best Paper Award of Smart Systems Integration Conference SSI2021.


Thomas Gessner Award has been handed over at Smart Systems Integration Conference

At the  Smart Systems Integration Conference 2021,  the Thomas Gessnner Award has been virtually handed over to  Dr. Ulrike Nabholz.  The conference took place as a vitual event.  




»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.


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.



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

In March, Klub Solitaer e. V. invited 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. The documentation of the workshop is now online.

The results will be presented at the Ars Electronica Center Linz. The online opening of the exhibition will take place on April 22, 2021, at 6 pm.




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:

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«