IME is a research institute of Singapore’s Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR). Founded in 1991 as one of the institutes for research in advanced engineering, IME aims to value-add the microelectronics industry in Singapore by undertaking core R&D in more-than-Moore technologies, supporting the R&D needs in the industry and developing skilled R&D personnel.

Our 150+ team of scientists and engineers pool diverse experience and knowledge in key technologies such as integrated circuits and hardware AI, advanced packaging, advanced optics, sensors and actuators, embedded memory, and medtech capabilities, to serve technological needs for key and emerging markets driven by AI-enabled Internet-of-Things – consumer electronics, healthcare, automotive and industrial applications.