Texas Instruments Bachelor Thesis (m/f) - Kilby Lab in Freising, Germany

Job ID 23136BR

Job Posting Title Bachelor Thesis (m/f) - Kilby Lab

Job Description Background:

TI is planning to design strain sensors which will be used for detecting and quantifying mechanical stress of silicon chips. These sensors will be based on structures and circuitry already being developed in European headquarters in Freising.


The Kilby Lab in Freising – TI’s research department – is looking for a Bachelor student who is interested to work on his thesis in collaboration between the university and Texas Instruments. The goal of the Bachelor thesis is to gain valuable information from a test chip for a first generation realization of strain detection by measuring, characterizing and analyzing the existing test chip dependent on temperature, strain and other parameters.

The work packages include:

• Set-up system for strain dependent measurements

• Characterizing systematically all different devices with DC measurement techniques

• Proposing variations for 1st generation of strain compensating chip considering

o Project specifications

o Efficiency

o Precision

Basic Qualifications:

• Good analytical skills

• Basic knowledge of electronic device physics (required)

• Knowledge of DC measurement techniques (required)

• Knowledge of strain impact on semiconductors (advantageous)

• Ability to work independently and self-driven.

Our Offer:

• Immediate collaboration in a scientific research topic in an industrial research lab

• Develop your analytical skills in a leading semiconductor manufacturers lab

• A flexible, informal and open-minded work culture

• An attractive compensation & benefits package

• A world of opportunities for your personal development

Job Opening Type Co-Op - New

Minimum Education Level Not Indicated

Related Field(s) of Study

Electrical & Computer Engineer

Electrical Engineering


Solid State Physics

Minimum Years of Experience 0

Regular / Temporary Temporary

Full-time / Part-time Full-Time

Country Germany

Job Location(s) Germany-Freising

Virtual / Telecommute No

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