News & Press

Posted on Feb 12, 2014

Fujitsu Laboratories and imec Holst Centre Develop Wireless Transceiver Technology for Medical Devices

Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. and imec Holst Centre today announced that they have developed a wireless transceiver circuit for use in body area networks (BAN) for medical applications that adheres to the 400 MHz-band international standard. While the subject of high expectations f...

Posted on Jan 21, 2014

Imec and Holst Centre present record number of papers at ISSCC2014

With 11 papers and several contributions to panels, tutorials and demonstration sessions, Holst Centre and imec have a record participation to the renowned International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC 2014), held from February 9-13 in San Francisco. Jo de Boeck, CTO imec:

Posted on Jan 14, 2014

FP7 Multi Sensor Platform project initiated for Building Management and Mobile Applications

In collaboration with a broad European consortium, Holst

Posted on Jan 13, 2014

Holst Centre extends sheet-to-sheet production capabilities

Holst Centre has expanded its sheet-to-sheet production facilities for organic light emitting diodes (OLEDs) with the purchase of a Kurt J. Lesker Super Spectros thermal evaporator. The new tool will increase throughput for hybrid solution-processed / evaporated OLEDs, speeding up testing of new...

Posted on Dec 11, 2013

World's first all-inkjet-printed OPVs offer flexibility for fast product development

Scientists from Solliance, the cross-border thin-film solar cell research alliance, have produced the world's first organic photovoltaics (OPVs) to be made exclusively with inkjet printing processes. The processes offer complete flexibility of cell shape, substrate and structure, so...

Posted on Dec 3, 2013


Imec, Holst Centre and Wicentric introduce their integrated ultra-low power Bluetooth

Posted on Nov 21, 2013

Samenwerking met Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg op gebied van draagbare gezondheidsmonitoringsystemen

Holst Centre, imec en Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg (ZOL) hebben vandaag aangekondigd dat ze samen technologie

Posted on Nov 20, 2013

Evaluation Kit for Ultra-Low Power ECG Analog Front-End

Holst Centre and imec have developed

Posted on Nov 1, 2013

Wearable electronics: innovating consumer healthcare

Bert Gyselinckx, General Manager at Holst Centre/imec, is giving a keynote speech at Wireless Health 2013 on November 2. Entitled "Innovating consumer healthcare", the presentation will outline how wearable electronics is set to revolutionize healthcare by switching the focus f...

Posted on Oct 31, 2013

Enabling long-lasting wearable electronics

Holst Centre has taken a big step towards commercial wearable electronics with the world's first durable, textile-integrated OLED systems. The demo systems feature a new interconnect technology that allows OLEDs and other electronic components to be embedded into fabrics without aff...

Posted on Oct 21, 2013

World's first in-vacuum film cleaning system

Clean4Yield, an EU-funded project coordinated by Holst Centre, has developed the world's first contact cleaning system for thin films that can be used in high vacuum. Teknek, the world leader in contact cleaning, has introduced the Nanocleen vacuum system to the market. This system is ideal...