Melexis NV designs, develops, tests, and markets advanced integrated semiconductor devices primarily for the automotive industry in Europe, the Middle-East, Africa, the Asia Pacific, and North and Latin America. The company offers temperature, pressure, current, optical, position, and speed sensors, as well as latch/switch products to detect magnetic thermal, mechanical, and optical stimuli, as well as convert the measurement of physical phenomena into an electrical signal. It also provides embedded motor drivers, high power low-frequency drivers and built-in immobilizers, LED drivers, automotive pre-drivers or gate drivers, and fan drivers; and system basis chips, NFC sensors, switch controllers, and wireless sensors, as well as radio-frequency receivers, transceivers, and transmitters for building bridges between components. The company was founded in 1988 and is based in Ieper, Belgium. Melexis NV is a subsidiary of Xtrion NV.