Smart Sensing and Electronics

We develop smart sensors, integrated circuits and software solutions for a better everyday life.

Smart Sensing and Electronics

Applied Research – Bringing Technology to the People

In the division »Smart Sensing and Electronics« we develop and realize customer-specific and future-oriented solutions in the fields of Medical Engineering, Electronic Imaging, Integrated Sensor Systems and IC Design. Integrated circuits that we have developed are found in machines and production facilities and in the vehicles of leading automobile manufacturers. Here are just a few examples of our solutions:

  • The measurement of vital parameters in sports, leisure and workplace safety
  • Intelligent 3D magnetic field sensors for better resource utilization in washing machines
  • Image analysis software for market research, Retail Analytics and Cognitive Robotics

We offer market-aligned solutions for our clients worldwide.

Our offer



Development of customized Mixed-Signal ASICs, SoCs and IP-Cores.


Sensor Solutions

Development of sensors and complete system solutions.


Imaging and Analysis

Customized solutions from intelligent imaging to real-time AI-based image analysis.


Digital Health Systems

Individual solutions for digital healthcare - Communication.Sensors.Analysis.



Call for Challenge

UbiTtention 2020

Join the Machine Learning challenge for monitoring cognitive load!

Participants registration deadline: 07.04.2020


Sensory perception
From sensor to sensory perception with AI

Lecture by Jens Garbas from the series "Artificial Intelligence AI" - What can it do and how can it be used?

June 23 - 25, 2020

Sensor + Test 2020

The leading forum for sensors, measuring and testing technologies worldwide!

Visit us at our exhibition stand.


        When:     June, 23 - 25, 2020

        Where:    Messezentrum
                       Hall 3C / Stand 133
                       90471 Nuremberg  


AI services

Take advantage of our offerings around the trend topic »AI - Artificial Intelligence«: We offer two-day hands-on workshops on deep learning as well as the basic seminar »AI Essentials«.


Josef Sauerer

Contact Press / Media

Josef Sauerer

Head of Division Smart Sensing and Electronics

Fraunhofer IIS
Am Wolfsmantel 33
91058 Erlangen, Germany

Phone +49 9131 776-4410

Fax +49 9131 776-4499