Our research deals with the development of new and emerging micro and nanotechnologies with applications in energy generation, light management, data communication, biology and life science and sensing. Special focus is on advanced manufacturing and in upscaling technologies to larger areas. As a member of the Helmholtz Association our research addresses two fields: key technologies and energy.
Publications & Patents
To get an overview of our latest research, view our most recent publications and dissertations or read about our innovative technological applications and patents. Lists of publications grouped by topic are also included under each of the research areas.
Our interdisciplinary research areas comprise a wide range of projects conducted by teams of scientists. In addressing complex and challenging research topics we are collaborating with international institutions. To generate innovation we are co-operating with industry.