MIMOS conducts research through innovative projects under one or more of the following Ten Technology Thrust Areas:
- Advanced Analysis & Modelling
Develops and analyses mathematical models and computer simulations of research problems challenging the various MIMOS research areas.
- Advanced Computing
Spearheads R&D activities in large-scale computing, chiefly Cloud Computing; from SaaS and IaaS to Services Delivery Platform.
- Information Security
Focuses on Trusted Computing Group specifications, with ongoing research on Trusted Platform Module as well as Virtual TPM and Software TPM modules.
- Intelligent Informatics
Undertakes activities in innovative techniques related to the processing and representation of information, particularly in image processing and pattern recognition.
- Knowledge Technology
Focuses on activities in Semantic Web and Semantic Technologies towards developing a reusable Semantic Technology Platform for deploying Intelligent Software Applications.
Develops renewable energy harvester and energy harvesting technologies, practices and advances.
Focuses on IC Design and Microelectronics; Wafer Fabrication; and MEMS and Microsystems.
Focuses include nanomaterials, nanostructures, nanoparticles, nanocomposites, as well as integration of nanomaterials and nanostructures in MEMS/NEMS.
Carries out research in such areas as the application of Computerised Adaptive Testing to both occupational and educational testing.
- Wireless Communications
Conducts research in networking and mobile computing solutions, with an emphasis on designing, implementing, and evaluating new network systems, protocols and applications.