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Test & demo for sensors and sensor systems

RISE is an internationally leading research and development laboratory that gathers Sweden's widest expertise in the field of Sensors and Sensor Systems. RISE is an independent partner that helps find the best solution for each customer's specific needs.

Our well-equipped laboratory is a national resource that is offered to our customers on commercial terms. RISE offers research, development projects and laboratory resources for a very broad spectrum of sensors and sensor systems. Our projects can be publicly funded, fully industrial financed or a mixture of public and industrial financing.

Sensor Expertise

  • Micro Electro Mechanical Sensors (MEMS)
  • Fiber Optic & Optical Sensors
  • Electromagnetic & Magnetic Sensors
  • Printed sensors (Printed electronics)
  • Biosensors & Chemical Sensors
  • Microwave and Millimeter Wave Sensors (GHz & THz)
  • Wireless sensors
  • IoT (Internet-of-Things) sensors & Wearable sensors
  • Self-sustained sensors ("Energy harvesting")
  • Sensors based on 2D-materials (e.g. graphene)

Sensor System Expertise

  • Electronics Design
  • Package and electronics building design
  • FEM simulations
  • Sensor Fusion
  • Sensor Signal Processing
  • Data analysis including AI and "Deep learning"
  • Real-time solutions eg for movement tracking
  • Etc.

Laboratory resources

Cleanrooms and research laboratories for manufacturing of:

Characterization laboratories for:

  • Semiconductors
  • Mechanical sensors
  • Optical sensors
  • Printed sensors
  • Magnetic sensors
  • Bio & Chemical Sensors
  • RF sensors
  • Etc.


Test & Demo name

Sensors & sensor systems




Laboratory testbeds (LT)


Automotive and transport, Buildings and infrastructure, Energy and Clean Tech, Health and Life Sciences, ICT and Telecom, Food and agriculture, Manufacturing, Materials, Mining and metal, Process industry, Pulp, paper and packaging, Retail, Security and defence


Work environment, Automated vehicles, Digital infrastructure, Digitalisation, Digital health, Electromobility, Electronics, Energy, Packaging, Infection control, Infrastructure, Internet of Things, Climate neutral industry, Chemical processes and products, Food, Pharmaceuticals, Material transition, Generic metrology and measurement technology, Mobility, Mobility services, Perception, Preventive healthcare, Production and manufacturing, Resource-efficient cities, Risk and safety, Sensors and sensor systems, Textile, Water


Region Gävleborg, Region Skåne, Region Stockholm, Region Östergötland, Västra Götaland Region



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