Fields of research

To meet our responsibility for a better world tomorrow, we research, develop and produce along a wide range of challenges. If you would like to conduct research on one of the following main topics, then you should get ready for our Mission Future and apply for admission to our PhD program.

We are looking for researchers in the fields of:

  • Power Electronics (Technology & Application Development)
  • Microcontroller (Technology & Application Development)
  • Sensors (Technology & Application Development)
  • MEMS & MOEMS (Technology & Application Development)
  • RF & Wireless controll
  • Security & Smart Card solutions
  • IoT Applications
  • Energy harvesting / Sensors
  • Optical Time-of-flight sensing technology (Development & Application)
  • Microphone Technology (Development & Application)
  • Integrated Silicon Battery Technology (Development & Application)
  • Pressure Technology (Development & Application)
  • Gas Sensing Technology (Development & Application)
  • Laser Projection Technology, augmented reality,
    head-up displays (Development & Application)
  • Radar Technology (Development & Application)
  • RFID/NFC-Technology (Development & Application)
  • Quantum Networking
  • Quantum Computing
  • Medical/ Health/ Lifestyle applications
  • Applications for energy conversion chain
    (from generation to consumption)
  • Energy Storage and Charging
  • Battery management
  • Autonomous Driving
  • E-Mobility
  • Chip Design (Methodology & Application)
  • Toplevellayout (RFGAN)
  • Toplevellayout (Sensors, RF&Wireless controll)
  • Development and optimization of chemical and physical processes for semiconductor production. (Litho/Etching/CVD/PVD/Implantation/Galvanic/Metrology)
  • Laser Technology & Application in Semiconductor Manufacturing
  • Thin Wafer & Ultrathin Wafer Technology
  • SOI and Carrier Technology
  • Heterogeneous Integration
  • Robotics, Handling Systems and Material
    Transport for Production (HW/SW)
  • Automation & Digitisation in Production and Laboratory
  • Control concepts & fast decision making & problem-solving
  • Anomalie detection and failure prediction
  • Data Science & Big Data Analysis
  • Electrical Test Engineering
  • Reliability Testing & Prediction
  • Pattern recognition and defect classifications
  • Physical & optical surface characterization
  • Chemical analysis and elemental mapping
  • Quantitative imaging and computer vision
  • Electrical failure localization methods
  • Wide Band Gap Materials (SiC & GaN)
  • Material Science &  Reliability
  • Metallurgy, Alloys and Multimetal sytems
  • Corrosion and Material Degradation
  • Surface and Interface Characterisation
  • Porous Materials
  • Nano- and 2D-Materials
  • Material Simulation and Prediction Modelling
  • AI Algorithms (Development & Application)
  • Simulation, Modelling and Digital Twins
  • Business IT Solutions:
    (Knowledge about Business Processes/Data and their implementation in the IT landscape and Business Domains. Supply Chain, Sales, Enterprise, R&D, Cost of Sales, General & Administration)
  • Information Engineering:
    Knowledge about document, information & data management their underlying platforms and specific methodologies and standards. Information & Data Mgmt, BI, AI, Document Mgmt, Master Data
  • Application Technology Stack:
    Knowledge about major IT enabling technology solutions, their underlying platforms and specific methodologies and standard. DB Technologies, Integration, UI, Enterprise Platform. SW Dev, Requ. Eng, Design, Test & Release
  • Infrastructure:
    Knowledge about hard- network, -security and software which is mandatory for the IT Infrastructure providing Cloud Native Architectures