Research ILO

Industrial Laser Material Processing

Cutting - Welding - Hardening - Large Scale Additive Manufacturing


Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Schüning




Lasers in Medicine, Microscopy and Analytics

OCT Microscopy - LIBS - Medicine project - New analytics - Tissue removal - cancer - ...

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Walter Neu

Intense Laser Pulses

 Ultrashort Pulses - XUV & X-Rays - Micro Technology 

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. habil. Ulrich Teubner

Optical Metrology

Optical sensors, sensor systems, spectroscopy, interferometry, holography, non-destructive testing.

Use photons for testing physical quantities.

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Philipp Huke



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Light-matter interaction on a femtosecond time and nanometer spatial scale

 Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Martin Silies




Laser Development

Solid-state lasers, Resonator design, Short pulse generation, Beam guidance, Laser safety

Prof. Dr. rer. nat Bert Struve

Integrated and Fiber Optics

Guided waves in glass and plastic -
Design and investigation of waveguides -
Fiber ball lenses

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Hans Josef Brückner

Pictures, propagated by motion along the fibers of the optic nerves in the brain, are the cause of vision.“

Sir Isaac Newton