Infineon Austria and the Institute of Microwave and Photonic Engineering of Graz University of Technology were given the futurezone Award 2019 in the category 5G innovation of the year for the work in the research project UltimateGaN. This category was awarded for the first time.
The reason for being choosen is the research and development in high-power and energy-efficient chips for future mobile communications.
The award ceremony for the Houskapreis 2018 took place on April, 26th at the Museumsquartier in Vienna. We have been nominated in the category University research together with the Institute of Automation and Control for the development of a targetstimulator for automotive radars (see research projects GAZELE und ENABLE-S3). Unfortunately we did not win the main award but we got a recognition award. Congratulations to all the winners!