Business Fields

 

Sensors & Metrology

3D measuring systems, systems for surface and layer characterization, terahertz measuring systems, biophotonic sensors, image sensors, computer tomography

 

Opto-mechanical Systems

Systems for astronomy, aerospace, opto-mechanical projection systems

 

Light Sources & Lasers

Fiber lasers, microchip lasers, XUV-laser sources, semiconductor lasers, beam control and shaping systems for lasers

Selection of our Markets

 

Automotive

The Fraunhofer IOF provides the next generation of innovation in the entire field of photonic applications in cars, automotive technology, and production.

 

Space and Astronomy

In the aerospace field, Fraunhofer IOF investigates the design, manufacture, and assembly of modern telescope and spectrometer optics with on-axis and off-axis aspheres, free-form surfaces, and structured surfaces (gratings).