Quantum communication technology for satellites

more info

World record laser pulses for ELI Hungary

more info

RGB Projector with four Freeforms on a single Substrate

more info

Freeform Mirror Modules for easy System Integration

more info

Wetting Analysis of oleophobic Glass Surfaces immersed in Water

more info

Robot-assisted Light Scattering Sensor for Surface Assessment

more info

SEE THE WORLD WITH DIFFERENT EYES.

The new ultra-thin camera for smartphones.

more info

High Power Fiber Lasers at 1 μm and 2 μm

more info

Fraunhofer IOF - News

 

25th institute anniversary

Fraunhofer IOF opens new
fiber technology center in Jena

 

LASER World of PHOTONICS 2017

Fraunhofer IOF presents encryption technology for interception-free communication for the first time.

Fraunhofer IOF – Beutenberg Campus – City of Light Jena

 

Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Optics and Precision Engineering IOF

07745 Jena
Beutenberg Campus
Albert-Einstein-Str. 7

 

Photonics – Made in Jena

The Fraunhofer IOF conducts application-oriented research in the field of optical systems engineering on behalf of its clients in industry and within publicly-funded collaborative projects.

The field of optical system engineering enables the step from specific optical, mechanical and electronic components to optical, opto-mechanical and opto-electronic modules and systems with complex functionalities. The objective is to control light, from its generation to its application. In this context, the sustainable energy-efficient use of light – "Green Photonics" – plays a special role for the Fraunhofer IOF, particularly with regard to the Fraunhofer innovation cluster.

Current projects

 

3Dsensation

The Innovation Alliance 3Dsensation aims to change the interaction of human and machine fundamentally.

 

facetvision

Research project for setting new standards in miniaturized imaging optics in the fields of consumer electronics, life sciences, automotive and sensors.

 

fo+

Freeform Optics Plus is a regional growth core working on the development and commercialization of innovative freeform optical systems.