Shaping the future of Microelectronics for Singapore and the world.

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Celebrate 30 Years of Innovation with IME

Our journey begins in 1991

IME Research Groups

Our Technologies address a myriad of industry & public sector challenges

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IME Research Facility

State-of-the-art Facilities

Cutting edge facilities to conduct world class research and development in semiconductor technology.

Institute of Microelectronics (IME)

About Us

Leading Microelectronics Research Institute for Industrial and Academic Collaboration. 
Established in 1991, the Institute of Microelectronics (IME) is a research institute under Singapore’s Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR). In IME, we focus on delivering high impact research and development for the global semiconductor industry. IME’s role is to collaboratively develop and innovate next-generation technologies to enable a dynamic semiconductor ecosystem. Together with our highly skilled talent pool, we develop strategic competencies and innovative technologies through state-of-the-art infrastructure. IME’s core research areas are in Advanced Packaging, Sensors & Actuators, mmWave and Wide-Bandgap technologies. 

We will continue to shape the semiconductor industry's roadmap for many years to come.


The global leader in microelectronics, transforming our partners and Singapore through the creation of cutting-edge microelectronics knowledge and talent by the building of capabilities and innovating on technologies.


Shaping the future of microelectronics for Singapore and the world.