Dr. Elke Meissner

Strategic Business Development Semiconductor Materials and Technology
Fraunhofer IPMS


Elke is an experienced senior researcher at Fraunhofer IISB and member of the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, chair for electron devices, with a demonstrated history of work in different research environments from fundamental to applied research. Highly experienced as national and international collaborator for industry and academic partners in the field of nitride semiconductor crystal growth, materials development, technology, R&D of novel semiconductor materials and innovative semiconductor characterization and metrology. After more than 20 year in research in nitride semiconductor materials, she now represents the strategic business development semiconductor materials and technology at Fraunhofer IISB.

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Fraunhofer IPMS

The Fraunhofer Institute for Photonic Microsystems IPMS in Dresden Germany is your access to know-how, expertise, and modern R&D infrastructure in the field of optical sensors and actuators, integrated circuits, microsystems (MEMS/MOEMS) and nanoelectronics. The Fraunhofer IPMS is one of 76 institutes of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, the leading organization for applied research in Europe. Relying on more than 30,000 employees, the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft has a research budget of 2.9 billion euros. Around 70 percent of this sum are generated through industrial commissions and publicly financed research projects.