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Department of Computer Science – IIF


The Department of Computer Science (IIF) comprises 22 professorships, more than 160 scientifc employees and about 1,100 students. At the Department of Computer Science, the solutions of tomorrow are developed from the visions of today.

Research foci:

  • Cyber Physical Systems
  • Information Systems
  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
  • Networks and Resilience
  • Neurotechnology and Robotics


We design the future!
Department of Computer Science


Department of Microsystems Engineering – IMTEK


The Department of Microsystems Engineering (IMTEK) comprises 24 professorships, about 370 scientific staff and about 650 students. It is thus one of the world's largest and leading academic research centers in the field of microsystems technology.

Research foci:

  • Biomedical Microsystems
  • Intelligent Integrated Microsystems
  • Smart Materials and Bioinspired Systems
  • Photonics


Turn (your) vision into reality!
Department of Microsystems Engineering


Department of Sustainable Systems Engineering – INATECH

At the Department of Sustainable Systems Engineering (INATECH), engineering solutions are developed in the context of current challenges of sustainable development. The department consists of an equal partnership of the University of Freiburg and the five Fraunhofer Institutes in Freiburg.

Research foci:

  • Sustainable Materials and Energy Systems
  • Networks and Resilience
  • Circularity Engineering

Change the world fo the better!
Department of Sustainable Systems Engineering