Dipl.-Phys. Florian Carstens

Dipl.-Phys. Florian Carstens (LZH)
Head of Smart Optical Devices Group
Optical Components Department
E-Mail: f.carstens@lzh.de
Phone: +49 511 2788-255

Study of physics at the Leibniz Universität Hannover, diploma obtained in 2012.

Since 2012, Florian Carstens has been working at the Laser Zentrum Hannover e. V. (LZH). From 2012 to 2021 as a scientific employee in the Process Development Group of the Laser Components Department.

Florian Carstens has been heading the Smart Optical Devices Group of the Optical Components Department since 2021.




Main Research Areas
  • Networking, digitalization and AI use in process chains of the photonics industry
  • Plasma sensor technology and layer thickness monitoring for PVD coating processes
  • Measurement and process control technology for precision optics coating systems
  • Measurement devices for optics and coating characterization