Fraunhofer USA, Inc.

Fraunhofer USA, Inc. (FhUSA) is a not-for-profit charitable organization incorporated in Rhode Island that is dedicated to the advancement of applied research. FhUSA was founded in 1994 to conduct applied R & D for customers from industry and state governments and the federal government in the United States. Working closely with Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, Europe’s largest research and development organization and its sole corporate member, Fraunhofer USA can offer both domestic and international resources to enhance its portfolio of R & D services.

About Us:

Fraunhofer USA develops and validates scientific applications and technologies for industrial innovation in the USA. Fraunhofer USA’s research centers in the United States and the Fraunhofer institutes of Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft in Germany work together to provide the most versatile cutting-edge technologies to a global market. Fraunhofer USA offers unique transatlantic business opportunities to close the innovation gap from the lab to the real market.

The research centers of Fraunhofer USA pursue strategic alliances with one or more of the numerous Fraunhofer institutes of Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft in Germany and with major research universities in the USA.

We look forward to working with you!

Fraunhofer USA Center Midwest CMW

The Fraunhofer USA Center Midwest CMW offers expertise in Materials Science, Laser technology and Coatings, Microelectronics, Biomedical and Environmental Sensors, and many other areas. The Center consists of two divisions, the Coatings and Diamond Technologies Division located in East Lansing, Michigan and the Laser Applications Division located in Plymouth, Michigan.

Fraunhofer USA Center for Manufacturing Innovation CMI

Fraunhofer USA Center for Manufacturing CMI’s cutting edge research and development includes developing custom automation systems, finding innovative and more efficient processes, building biomedical instruments and devices, as well as benchmarking against best practices.

Fraunhofer USA Center Mid-Atlantic

The Fraunhofer USA Center Mid-Atlantic CMA offers expertise in AI and Software Technologies geared towards Production technologies, Industry 4.0, IoT applications, Health, Transport & Logistics, and more. The Center is located in Riverdale, Maryland.

Office: Fraunhofer USA Digital Media Technologies DMT

Since 2007, Fraunhofer USA Digital Media Technologies DMT has been promoting and supporting the products of Fraunhofer IIS in the United States. It has become an important strategic partner for Fraunhofer IIS in the market development and introduction of new products.

Where to Find Us:


Address: Fraunhofer USA, Inc. 44792 Helm Street Plymouth, MI 48170, USA