With its more than 500m² of clean room area the Institute of Large Area Microelectronics operates one of the leading independent laboratories for the research and development of thin film electronics and thin film technology as well as their respective fields of application, e.g.:
- Flat panel displays(LCD, OLED)
- Smart Glass
- Optical signal processing
- Micro-electro-mechanical systems
In teaching the institute represents the fundamentals of electrical engineering as well as display and thin film technologies.