Developing technologies for the future | Contributing to greater energy conservation
Developing technologies for the future
ROHM has focused on the development of new technologies with an eye towards the next generation. R&D activites include the cultivation of material, design, and production technologies as well as improving quality and reliability in order to develop products and solutions that meet the need for next-generation devices and applications.
Contributing to greater energy conservation
ROHM, a major supplier of semiconductor and electronic components, is increasingly committed to providing products and support for the industrial equipment sector with an emphasis on power conservation, greater compactness, and higher speed operation in order to achieve an eco-friendly society.
From ‘MORE MOORE' to ‘MORE THAN MOORE*'
Creating new features in devices through material innovations
Biomaterials / Compound semiconductors / Organic semiconductors Combined metal oxides / Nano-materials / Organic materials Ferroelectric materials / SiC
Developing advanced complex devices by integrating disparate technologies from a variety of fields
Magnetics / Electronics / Optics / MEMS / NEMS / Biotechnology Medicine / Nanotechnology / Photonics / Spintronics / Mechanics
SiC trench MOSFETs
The industry's smallest ON resistance at 0.79m • Ωcm2 (600V) minimizes power conversion loss...more
GaN power devices
High-speed operation with a low ON resistance. GaN power devices realize greater miniaturization and high efficiency operation in power supply circuits through the unique characteristics of GaN...more
Sensing and Sensor Networks
Dye-sensitized solar cells
Efficiently generates energy even from weak lighting (i.e. indoors). Suitable for stand-alone power system for sensor networks.
CIGS image sensors
Combining Si-based ICs with compound semiconductors, CIGS image sensors feature high sensitivity over a wide range, from visible to near-infrared, making them suitable for applications such as inspection cameras requiring near-IR sensing.
Photonics and Optics
Optical communication modules
High-speed, high noise-tolerance, high-security communication modules capable of transmitting full DVD video in less than 10 seconds...more
Our solid-state oscillators and high- sensitivity detectors based on compound semiconductor technology open up entirely-new terahertz applications such as sensing and ultra-high speed wireless communications.