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Manufacturing Cooperations

IBM

IBM semiconductor technologies are designed to raise the bar on performance, power efficiency, integration and reliability for products that are becoming increasingly intelligent, interconnected and instrumented. Backed by expert support and an ongoing commitment to semiconductor innovation, IBM delivers a comprehensive suite of custom logic, custom processor and specialty foundry solutions optimized for a range of next-generation applications.

TSMC - Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited

Technology and know-how transfer agreement with TSMC (Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company) allows ams to implement an industry-leading technology in its new 200mm fab and to add special process modules.

EDA Partner

Cadence

Cadence is the largest supplier of electronic design technologies, methodology services, and design services. Cadence solutions are used to accelerate and manage the design of semiconductors, computer systems, networking and telecommunications equipment, consumer electronics, and a variety of other electronics based products.

Keysight Technologies

Keysight Technologies is the leading supplier of Electronic Design Automation (EDA) software for high-frequency system, circuit, and modeling applications. Keysight Technologies products include Advanced Design System EDA software, which is available in a wide range of design-focused configurations. 

Mentor Graphics

Mentor Graphics® is a technology leader in electronic design automation(EDA), providing software and hardware design solutions that enable companies to send better electronic products to market faster and more cost-effectively.

MunEDA

MunEDA is a leading provider of DFM/DFY - Design for Manufacturability and Yield - tools for analysis and optimization of integrated circuits. MunEDA’s software solution WiCkeD (also marketed as DesignMD) enables designers of analog, mixed-signal and RF circuits to reduce design effort, optimize performance and maximize robustness and yield. WiCkeD is in industrial use by leading semiconductor companies in the areas communication, computer, memories, automotive, and consumer electronics.

Synopsys, Inc.

Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq:SNPS) is the world leader in semiconductor design software and also develops software that companies use to design systems-on-chips (SoCs) and electronic systems. The company sells its products to semiconductor, computer, communications, consumer electronics, aerospace and other companies that develop electronic products."

Research & Development Cooperations

AS-Interface

The AS-International Association's stated goal is to promote the Actuator /Sensor Interface Bus in global markets and to establish it as a world widestandard in the lower field bus area.

FlexRay

The FlexRay™ Consortium was formed to drive the adoption of the FlexRay communication system as the de facto industry standard for high-speed communication networks for automotive applications. ams is Premium Associate Member.

FUJITSU

Fujitsu is a leading provider of customer-focused IT and communications solutions for the global marketplace. Pace-setting device technologies, highly reliable computing and communications products, and a worldwide corps of systems and services experts uniquely position Fujitsu to deliver comprehensive solutions that open up infinite possibilities for its customers' success.

Integrated Electronic Systems Lab Co., Ltd

Integrated Electronic Systems Lab Co., Ltd (iESLab) is a leading automation and information solution provider, that includes 8 subsidiary companies: Beijing EISE, Beijing XCAL, Fujian Automation, iESLab Energy, iESLab Software, Qingdao iESLab, Shanghai Hugegis, and Shanghai iESLab. Also iESLab is a key high and new technology enterprise of China and software enterprise within the national plan of China. The main business are providing Smart Grid, Smart Water, Smart Gas, Smart Heat, Renewable Energy and Information Security solutions. In January 2010, iESLab was formally listed on Shenzhen Stock SME board with the code 002339.

JasPar

JasPar was formed to reduce technology development costs and promote technology development, by encouraging Japanese companies to collaborative develop pre-competitive technologies as automotive LAN enabling technologies, middleware and software platforms.
ams is a Regular Member.

Jinhua Lanhai Photoelectricity Technology Co., Ltd

Jinhua Lanhai Photoelectricity Technology Co., Ltd has its focus on researching and developing laser range, laser speed, laser distance sensor and laser radar products. Through more than eight years of persistence and constant innovation, the company has a stable product research and development team. Additionally the company won 11 key technology design and got the domestic and foreign invention patent. Main products are: laser rangefinder monocular, laser distance sensor, laser speed gun for police use, laser radar sensor.

Mobile Industry Processor Interface (MIPI) Alliance

The Mobile Industry Processor Interface (MIPI) Alliance is a collaboration of mobile industry leaders with the objective to define and promote open standards for interfaces to mobile application processors.

New Scale Technologies

New Scale Technologies develops small, precise and smart motion systems for critical adjustments of optics in imaging devices and many other micro positioning applications. Our simple and elegant solutions deliver best-in-class performance in consumer imaging, biometric authentication, surveillance, medical devices, scientific instruments, haptic systems and many other markets. We design and manufacture custom products and license our technology to manufacturers worldwide. Our customers benefit from complete, easy-to-use motion solutions that can be quickly integrated into next-generation instruments.

Odithc Electronics Co., Ltd.

Shenzhen Odithc Electronics Co., Ltd. focuses on high precision flow measurement, especially the ultrasonic flow metering technology. Odithc offers services including flow metering components, whole meter circuits and system solutions to fulfill design requirements such as ultra-low power, ultra-high dynamic range, long-term stability, ultra-low repeatability error, based on our deep technical know-how of flow simulation, spool design, transducer analysis & matching, patented temperature calculation, compensation algorithms over full temperature and flow ranges.

TTTech Computertechnik AG

New drive-by-wire technologies will radically change the electronic and electric architecture of the car of the future. TTTech is one of the leading companies in the field of time triggered systems.

Industry Associations

LED - Light for you

LED Light for you is a network for LED lighting technology with more than 80 certified partneres worldwide in the fields of optical, thermal, electronic and connector solutions as well as in system integrators.

RAIN RFID

RAIN is an industry alliance like the Bluetooth SIG and Wi-Fi Alliance.
RAIN alliance mission is to promote the understanding, acceptance and ubiquitous adoption of ISO/IEC 18000-63 / EPC™ UHF Gen2 V2 technology and applications worldwide.

European Research Projects

National Research Projects

ACINTECH

Active Interposer Technologie zur 3D-Integration von elektronischen Bauelementen

ASD

Acoustic Sensing & Design

COHESION

CMOS Herstellungsverfahren für Siliziumnitridwellenleiter zur Miniaturisierung von optischen Kohärenztomographiegeräten

COLODOR

Integrated-optical detection of volatile organic compounds using functional polymer coatings.

COTOMICS

Computer Tomography IC mit hoher Strahlungsimmunität

ESDL

Efficient Sensor Driven Lighting

LEAD

Low EMI Analog Design

nanoSpec

Hochaufgelöste Nahfeld-Infrarotmikrospektroskopie für die Prozesskontrolle von nanotechnologischen Bauteilen

PHELICITI

Synergetische Konvergenz von Photonik und Elektronik durch effiziente 3D Chip Integration

RealNano

Industrielle Realisierung innovativer CMOS basierter Nanosensoren

180/150nm Pilotlinie

180/150nm Pilotlinie