Projects

Excellence Cluster

Projects

Title Time Sponsored by
3D-PolySPRINT - joint research project. Subproject: Tomography-assisted 3D printing of biocompatible and functional polymers 01/06/2015 to 31/05/2018

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

Biofabrication for NIFE II - subproject: laser-based processes 01/07/2016 to 30/06/2018

Niedersächsisches Ministerium für Wissenschaft und Kultur

Biohybrids for the photon-initiated cardiac irrigation (BioPACE) – subproject: light coupling and distribution in cardiac biohybrid implants 01/07/2016 to 30/06/2019

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

COMBILASER - Combination of non-contact, high speed monitoring and non-destructive techniques applicable to laser based manufacturing through a self-learning system 01/01/2015 to 31/12/2017

European Commission

CRC 871: Regeneration of complex capital goods – subproject B5: monocrystalline laser beam welding 01/01/2014 to 31/12/2017

German Research Foundation (DFG)

DEFLAG: Safe deflagration of unexploded bombs using laser technology; sub-project: laser process develop and control 15/10/2016 to 14/10/2019

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

Development of a laser beam welding system for the manufacturing of a compensator 01/06/2016 to 31/05/2018

German Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi)

Development of a multi-functional optical implant 01/06/2016 to 31/12/2017

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

Development of a process for laser clamping and straightening of circular saw blades 01/01/2016 to 31/12/2017

German Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi)

 

Excellence Cluster REBIRTH II - subproject: laser printing 01/11/2012 to 31/12/2018

German Research Foundation (DFG)

Excellence Cluster REBIRTH II - subproject: nanoparticles 01/11/2012 to 31/12/2018

Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)

FireOn - Fan-like periodically-oriented GaAs in tunable MIR laser beam sources for spectroscopy at the nano and micro scale; sub-project: pico second pulsed Holmium-doped fiber laser system 01/01/2017 to 31/12/2019

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

GraWIToN - Gravitational Wave Initial Training Network 01/02/2014 to 31/01/2018

Europäische Kommission

Growth core PolyPhotonics - VP3: Telecom/Datacom; TP3. 6: Thin film filters 01/09/2016 to 31/08/2019

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

Growth core PolyPhotonics – VP2: Chip and assembly technologies; TP2.3: Coating technologies 01/09/2016 to 31/08/2019

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

Highly precise laser printing of nanoparticle meta surfaces for controlling light, sensorics and nanolasers 01/09/2016 to 31/08/2019

German Research Foundation (DFG)

Highly- precise laser printing of nanoparticle metasurfaces for controlling light, sensorics and nanolasers 01/09/2016 to 01/09/2019

German Research Foundation (DFG)

Hybrid numerical optics – TP 7: Simulation of the light-guiding properties in co-axially flowing fluid pairs using wave-optical light propagation in fluid-dynamically and thermally superimposed refraction index distributions 01/07/2015 to 30/09/2018

Lower Saxony Ministry of Science and Culture (MWK)

Hybrid numerical optics – TP3: Dynamic light propagation in high-performance glass-fiber amplifiers 01/07/2015 to 30/09/2018

Lower Saxony Ministry of Science and Culture (MWK)

Hybrid numerical optics – TP6: Modeling of optical and electronic material properties based on structural layer parameters 01/07/2015 to 30/09/2018

Lower Saxony Ministry of Science and Culture (MWK)

InduLas – Induction-assisted laser welding of CFRP structures; development of a hybrid laser welding process and appropriate process monitoring 01/03/2017 to 31/08/2019

German Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi)

innoWebo – Development of an innovative system and process technology for wedge-wedge thermosonic wire probes with laser-induced highly selective heating of the bond wire; examination of an absorber material and development of an in-situ temperature contr 01/01/2017 to 31/12/2018

German Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi)

INOTEP - Innovation Forum Optogenetics 15/06/2017 to 15/03/2018

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

Integrated silica-based photoacoustic probe for intravascular imaging via laser micro-machining and interferometric sensors 01/02/2016 to 31/01/2019

Niedersächsisches Ministerium für Wissenschaft und Kultur

Investigation of a novel passive optical dielectric switch for mode coupling in ultrashort pulse lasers (Kerr band switch) 01/04/2016 to 31/03/2018

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

Investigations to increase the process safety and cost effectiveness of gas-shielded metal-arc welding by laser stabilization 10/08/2015 to 31/01/2018

German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi)

Joint research project HZ-MMM, development of the human cell-based micro-fluidics micro blood vessel model for the substitution of animal testing 01/05/2015 to 30/04/2018

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

KMU-innovativ – joint research project: laser beam drilling of composite materials for aerospace applications (LaBoKomp) – subproject: development of an intelligent process for the efficient drilling of fiber composite components in the field of aerospace 01/08/2016 to 31/07/2019

Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF)

LaSAAS – joint research project: Laser beam welding of steel on aluminum for the use in ship building; subproject: Development of a laser beam welding process for thick steel-aluminum hybrid joints with welding depth control 01/05/2015 to 30/04/2018

German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi)

Laser printing and sintering of nanoparticles 01/03/2016 to 31/12/2017

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

LaserLeichter- Development of laser based joining technologies for dissimilar lightweight constructions - Subproject: Process development for 3-D laser welding of mixed steel-aluminium joints 01/03/2015 to 28/02/2018

German Federal Minitstry of Education and Research (BMBF)

LaserRettung – Innovative laser rescue system for complex accident scenarios; sub-project: development of processes and components, system integration as well as laser safety for the laser-based rescue system 15/10/2016 to 14/10/2019

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

LaSiP – Laser-hardened inorganic layers for industrial production 01/04/2017 to 31/03/2019

German Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi)

LasKoSat II – Laser beam welding of complex waveguides for communication satellites 01/04/2016 to 31/03/2018

German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi)

 

LOSASS – Stable-performance optical coatings for all solid-state laser systems; laser-induced damage and lifetime of dielectric simultaneous radiation with two laser wavelengths 01/05/2015 to 30/04/2018

Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie (BMWi)

Mars Organic Molecule Analyzer – (MOMA II) – laser system. Subproject: research and implementation of the laser head flight model, and support of the integration and verification in the MOMA instrument 01/10/2014 to 31/12/2018

German Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi)

Measurement of the response time and strength of the optical Kerr effect in materials with variable band gap 01/04/2016 to 31/03/2018

German Research Foundation (DFG)

 

MESO-BRAIN - Custom architecturally defined 3 D stem cell derived functional human neural networks fortransformative progress in neuroscience and medicine 01/09/2016 to 31/08/2019

European Commission

MeTexCom2 – Development of aluminum-textile composites with improved adhesion behavior through structuring aluminum surfaces using an anodic TIG light arc or a cw laser process 01/04/2016 to 31/01/2018

Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie (BMWi)

Methodology for the manufacturing of transversal mode-selective fiber couplers through melt drawing and grid illumination 01/02/2016 to 31/01/2018

German Research Foundation (DFG)

Micro particles in plasma coating processes for the optical industry: Detecting the origin and avoidance strategiesMicro particles in plasma coating processes for the optical industry: Detecting the origin and avoidance strategies 31/08/2016 to 31/01/2019

German Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy(BMWi)

Mittelstand 4.0 - compentence center 01/06/2016 to 31/12/2018
Modification of forming tools by laser beam alloying 01/02/2016 to 31/01/2018

German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi)

Multi-photon microscopy with an adjustable Raman-shifted ultrashort pulse beam source (MARS); subproject: Fiber-based ultrashort pulse laser system with adjustable repetition rate in the spectral range of 1.7 µm 01/01/2016 to 30/06/2018

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

Niedersachsen ADDITIV - Zentrum für Additive Fertigung 01/07/2017 to 30/06/2020

Lower Saxony Ministry of Economics, Labour and Transport

Novel ultrashort pulse laser sources at 2 µm with single-stage conversion in the MIR range (NUKLEUS) – subproject: Investigation of the fundamentals of 2 µm USP linear amplifiers and non-linear frequency conversion of these beam sources in the MIR range 01/03/2016 to 28/02/2019

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

Optical assembly and joining technology for bus systems with integrated assemblies – subproject 1 “Conditioning substrates for integrating optical waveguides” 01/01/2015 to 31/12/2017

German Research Foundation (DFG)

Optical measurement of the fiber layer orientation for controlling a precise, laser-based repair of fiber reinforced plastics (ForLase); design of a layer-based process control for automated laser scarfing of fiber reinforced plastics 01/06/2016 to 31/05/2018

German Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi)

Optical resonance of dielectric and semiconductor nanoparticles for planar photonics and metasurfaces 01/06/2016 to 31/05/2018

German Research Foundation (DFG)

Optical resonances of dielectric and semiconductor nanoparticles for planar photonics and meta surfaces 01/06/2016 to 31/05/2018

German Research Foundation (DFG)

Optimization of the laser-based surface post-treatment of CFRP parts by precise, layer-by-layer material removal [ReWork] 01/07/2016 to 30/06/2019

German Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi)

OptoKomp 01/10/2016 to 31/03/2018

German Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi)

OPUMAC - Optical pulse bursts for the micro-material processing of metals and ceramics; sub-project: High-energy femtosecond pulses in Yb-doped fiber amplifiers with customized active and passive components 01/03/2017 to 29/02/2020

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

Physical investigation of self-induced laser focus displacement during photodisruption with ultrashort laser pulses 01/06/2015 to 31/05/2018

German Research Foundation (DFG)

PIONIERAXON 01/05/2016 to 30/04/2019

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

PLUTO+ - Plasma and optical technologies: Increasing the quality and gain of optical coating technologies – subproject: fundamentals of model-based control technologies for highest quality and efficiency IBS projects 01/10/2014 to 30/09/2018

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

PROLASE: Fiber components for brillant high-power laser beam sources 01/07/2014 to 30/04/2018

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

RayFEye – Optic simulation in the Finite Element Method for the predictability of the imaging performance of the laser-operated eye; subproject: Finite Element Method based optic simulation and measurement of the real beam path in the eye lense 01/11/2015 to 30/04/2018

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

RESPONSE - Partnership for innovation in implant technology 01/10/2015 to 30/09/2018

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

ROBUST - Robotic subsea exploration technologies 31/12/2015 to 31/01/2020

European Commission

Silver nano-wire hyper lenses 01/01/2015 to 31/12/2017

German Research Foundation (DFG)

Special Research Field (SFB) 1153: Process Chain for Manufacturing Hybrid High Performance Components by Tailored Forming. A03 - Ultrasound-assisted laser welding for the generation of formable mixed compounds. 01/07/2015 to 30/06/2019

German Research Foundation (DFG)

Special Research Field (SFB) 1153: Process Chain for Manufacturing Hybrid High Performance Components by Tailored Forming: Subproject A4 Spatial adaption of material properties of forming parts using surfacing techniques to produce graded hybrid component 01/07/2015 to 30/06/2019

German Research Foundation (DFG)

Substractive and additive repair of flexible AMOLED displays; sub-project: Development of an additive process head for the repair of flexible AMOLED displays 01/05/2017 to 30/04/2020

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

The next generation of non-linear crystals for UV lasers (NexUV); subproject: characterization and optimization of an innovative process for improving non-linear crystals 01/10/2016 to 30/09/2019

Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF)

THG-Schicht – Highly efficient generation of the Third Harmonic in optical layer structures – sub-project: Layer systems for the efficient generation of the Third Harmonic 01/12/2016 to 30/11/2019

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

 

Ultrashort pules laser system for spectroscopic imaging – UrAnos; Subproject: Development of a femtosecond fiber amplifier system with high output power 01/10/2015 to 31/03/2018

German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi)

Ultrashort pulse laser - CustomGlas; process-optimized insertion of metal ions using CO laser radiation 01/06/2017 to 31/05/2018

German Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi)

Vertical full-color print on glass with subsequent laser annealing; polychrome color printing on glass using the laser 01/02/2016 to 31/01/2018

German Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi)

VICIA - Virtual coating system for industrial applications 01/09/2017 to 31/08/2019

German Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi)

Visualization of Nanometer scale defects responsible for optical loss and laser induced breakdown in binary coating materials for the UV spectral region 01/01/2017 to 31/12/2019

German Research Foundation (DFG)

ZIM: Development of an innovative solenoid-valve implant for permanent glaucoma therapy 01/02/2016 to 31/12/2018

German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi)

Zwanzig20 – RESPONSE – Innovative medical systems and implants in blood contact (FV1); sub-project 8: additive manufacturing processes for novel, geometrically complex, degradable stents 01/11/2016 to 31/10/2019

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

Zwanzig20 – RESPONSE – Integration of micro-technological and adaptive concepts for glaucoma treatment (FV6); sub-project 4: laser-based manufacturing processes for micro-structured micro-fluidic implant components 01/11/2016 to 31/10/2019
Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF)