CNERC Hong Kong Branch
Technologies and Researches

CNERC Hong Kong Branch

The Hong Kong Branch of National Engineering Research Centre for Application Specific Integrated Circuit System (CNERC) was established on 21 June 2012, with the approval from State Ministry of Science and Technology. The Hong Kong Branch operates within the infrastructure of Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI), while ASTRI is regulated by Innovation and Technology Commission of the SAR. It cooperates with the National ASIC System Engineering Research Centre of Southeast University and RF Integrated Circuits and Systems Engineering Research Centre of Southeast University. The Hong Kong branch focuses on microelectronics and integrated circuits (IC) and systems, conducting research, technology transfer, and talent training in the fields of mixed signal systems IC, advanced digital systems and packaging.

Research Areas & Focus

Mixed Signal Systems

Wireless Internet of Things

ESD Design and I/O Library

Advanced Digital Systems

Visual Computing and Video Processing

Secure Storage SoC


Power electronics Packaging

Advanced Substrate Technologies


To provide solutions with merchantable IC technology

To maintain key circuit IP library and enhance IC design flow

To provide quality services on IC and system design