Infineon Technologies AG, Neubiberg, Germany, offers semiconductor and system solutions addressing: energy efficiency, mobility, and security. Infineon has long years of experience in semiconductor solutions for automotive and industrial applications and develops and manufactures markets innovative semiconductor products and complete SoC solutions. Infineon is market leader in automotive semiconductors (sensors, power semiconductors and microcontrollers) in Europe and on place #2 worldwide. The main involved division of Infineon within NexGen is the Automotive Sensor business unit, in cooperation with the Power Management & Multimarket Division and the corresponding Front-End and Back-End technology providers from the operational organization.
In the NexGen Project Infineon’s main focus is in the research hiqh frequent broadband BiCMOS Technologies for sensor systems in the medical sector. Furthermore Infineon takes care for the heterogeneous integration technologies and miniaturization possibilities in the project. The basic requirements as very low power consumption, highest integration density (3D), highest reliability and the potential for a high-volume production for lowest price, will be covered.