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ICsense NV

Arenberg Science Park     Gaston Geenslaan 14     Leuven B-3001 Belgium
T 32-1658-9700     F 32-1658-9720

General Information

  • Year Founded: 2004
  • Number of Employees: 100

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ICsense NV is Europe's largest independent IC design company. Their core business is custom IC design services and ASIC design and supply for the automotive, medical, industrial and consumer market. ICsense's expertise is in analog, mixed-signal and high-voltage IC design with a focus on:
- High-performance and low-power analog, digital, mixed-signal
- Power and battery management
- Sensor, actuator & MEMS interfacing (inc. ADC/DAC)
- High-voltage IC design

ICsense's added value proposition:
- Expert in analog, mixed-signal, high-voltage and rad hard (25% PhDs)
- Risk mitigating, unique design methodology for first silicon success
- One-stop-shop mixed-signal IC design and ASIC supply
- ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 13485:2012 certified
- Design for functional safety ISO26262 - IEC61508
- Skilled in innovative, first-of-a-kind custom ASIC developments

ICsense's IC developments are in a myriad of technologies in (Bi)CMOS/BCD/SOI 28nm to 0.8µm for voltages from 0.8 to 150V and temperatures from -50C to 200 degC:
- IEC 61508 SIL-3 qualified highly accurate timer ASIC with external components (0.1%)
- 90V MEMS digital speaker high-voltage IC
- Automotive (ISO 26262 ASIL-B) high-voltage control ASIC with high ESD, EMC and ISO pulse robustness
- Rad Hard Digital Power controller for satellite power management
- MRI-compatible 50V, 15uW Deep Brain Stimulation Implant IC
- 16 bit, 10 MSps ADC in 40nm CMOS
- 1/2/4-phase 60V, 150W high-frequency (5 MHz), high-bandwidth DCDC
- High-speed, low ripple, 2A inductive DCDC with automatic PFM/PWM switching
- Fully integrated magnetic sensor interface ASICs for GMR, Hall sensors and others
- Multi-level (3-level) output DCDC with a single coil
- MEMS gyroscope and accelerometer interface ASICs
- High-voltage drivers for DC motors, MEMS, LED, class-D audio, PLC, xDSL

Service Type

  • Design, Engineering and Value Chain Services


  • Private

Key Management

  • Dr. Bram De Muer - CEO
  • Dr. Wim Claes - Chief Business Development Officer & Co-Founder
  • Dr. Yves Geerts - COO
  • Dr. Tim Piessens - CTO

Updated: 2018-06-20

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