Fraunhofer in North and South America

Fraunhofer affiliated partners


Fraunhofer USA was founded in 1994 to conduct applied R & D for customers from industry and state governments and the federal government in the United States. 


Fraunhofer set up the Fundación Fraunhofer Chile Research in 2010. The foundation currently runs the Fraunhofer Center for Solar Energy Technologies, which is dedicated to research and development in the field of sustainable solar energy.

Project cooperation and strategic partnerships


In 2011 Fraunhofer established in Canada the Fraunhofer Project Center for Composites Research.


Three Fraunhofer Project Center and a Fraunhofer Liaison Office were established since 2012.