Projects

Excellence Cluster

Projects

Title Time Sponsored by
AZULa - Automated disassembly of reactor pressure vessel installations using underwater laser technology 01/09/2018 to 31/08/2020

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

carboDRILL XL - Development of a processing head and process control for the efficient and automated laser drilling of high-performance composite fiber structures 02/08/2018 to 01/02/2021

NBank

 Europäischer Fonds für regionale Entwicklung

CRC 871: Regeneration of complex industrial goods – subproject B5: single-crystalline laser beam welding 01/01/2018 to 31/12/2021

German Research Foundation (DFG)

CROpto – Crop plants of the future – joint research project: “Targeted genome-editing in potatoe protoplasts using laser-based optoporation of CRISPR/Cas9 nucleoproteins” (sub-project A) 01/06/2018 to 31/05/2020

Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF)

Custom magnesium alloy for Selective Laser Melting: material development and process modeling 01/10/2018 to 30/09/2021

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)

DIOMAR - Welding of thick sheets for maritime applications using highest-power diode lasers 01/08/2018 to 31/07/2021

German Federal MInistry of Economics and Energy

DupLUH – Joining of compound steels using hybrid submerged arc laser beam welding 05/06/2019

Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi)

ELASO – Development of a laser-based sol-gel coating process for the flexible and economical manufacturing of novel optical products; development and prototype realization of a temperature-controlled sol-gel laser annealing 05/06/2019

Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi)

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)

FLEXPRO – Development of a novel, flexible generative manufacturing process for complex components made of quartz glass – Laser Quartz Glass Deposition (LQGD) – Development of the process technology for the generative manufacturing of quartz glass 01/01/2018 to 31/12/2019

German Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi)

GROTESK - System integration of generatively manufactured OTS components 01/07/2018 to 30/06/2021

European Regional Development Fund (ERDF)

Europäischer Fonds für regionale Entwicklung

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 metasurfaces for controlling light, sensorics and nanolasers 01/09/2016 to 01/09/2019

German Research Foundation (DFG)

HyPatchRepair - Development of processes for the laser-assisted repair of fiber-reinforced plastics in aerospace using additively manufactured thermoplastic patches 01/01/2019 to 31/12/2021

German Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy

in vitro-Challenge - Development and establishment of individual biomimetic human tumor models for the development and testing of new therapeutic agents (Matrix_Evolution) 01/02/2019 to 31/01/2020

Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

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)

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)

LaMiRo - Laser beam welding of dissimilar materials for tube joints 05/06/2018 to 06/05/2020

NBank

 Europäischer Fonds für regionale Entwicklung

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)

LUVMI-X - Lunar Volatiles Mobile Instrumentation - eXtended 01/01/2019 to 31/07/2021

EU-Kommission

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

MiGlaM – Minimizing hazards due to the contamination and spreading in the work environment during the laser-additive processing of metal powders 01/02/2018 to 01/01/2020

Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie (BMWi)

MONa 3D - Multi-functional surfaces for 3D components made of natural fiber composites – Development of flexible joining processes for natural fiber-reinforced components using surface emitters and considering olfactory criteria 01/11/2017 to 31/10/2019

German Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi)

MOONRISE 01/08/2018 to 18/06/2019

VolkswagenStiftung

MultiSpot – KMU-innovation joint research project: Modularly controllable laser spot for the temperature-field-adjusted welding of complex plastic components 01/07/2018 to 30/06/2021

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

New approaches for corneal crosslinking through ultraviolet light and femtosecond lasers in combination with finite-elements modeling: sub-project: determination of the riboflavin concentration by multi-photon microscopy and measurement 01/06/2018 to 31/05/2021

Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (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)

NUBELA - Non-chemical weed control by means of laser radiation in plant production 01/10/2018 to 30/09/2021

German Federal Environmental Foundation (DBU)

Optical assembly and connection technology for 3D opto-mechatronic assemblies "- subproject TP 1" 3D conditioning of substrates for the application of optical waveguides 01/06/2018 to 31/05/2021

German Research Foundation (DFG)

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)

Patient-adaptive pressure monitoring and treatment system for glaucoma therapy; implant production 01/12/2018 to 30/11/2020

Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi)

POFILASE - Polarization-preserving 2 µm high-power fiber laser with high brilliance for industrial applications; sub-project: numerical and experimental optimization of a thulium-doped high-power fiber laser and fiber components 01/06/2018 to 31/05/2021

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

Procurement of a cluster system 27/07/2017 to 31/03/2020

European Regional Development Fund

 Europäischer Fonds für regionale Entwicklung

ProKleb – Process monitoring and control of the gluing preparation PUR – and of thermoplast-based, fiber-reinforced plastics using the laser 01/01/2018 to 30/06/2020

Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie (BMWi)

ProLaFü - Development series production of the digital feeler gauge 01/01/2018 to 31/12/2019

NBank

 Europäischer Fonds für regionale Entwicklung

Research group: „Optical assembly and joining technology for 3D optomechatronic assemblies” – sub-project “3D conditioning of substrates for the mounting of optical waveguides” 01/07/2018 to 30/06/2021

German Research Foundation (DFG)

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

European Commission

SmQL - Self-learning multi-level quality monitoring processes for laser material processing 01/12/2018 to 30/11/2020
Federal Ministry of Economics and Energie (BMWi)

 

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. 01/07/2019 to 30/06/2023

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 01/07/2019 to 30/06/2023

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)

 

ULTRABEST – Joint research project: Investigation of an ultrafast assembly technology for electronic components – sub-project: Investigation of an ultrafast assembly technology for electronic components 01/04/2018 to 31/03/2021

Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF)

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)

XXL3D.print – Joint research project XXL3DDruck: energy and resource-efficient manufacturing of large-scale products using additive manufacturing for the example of ship gearboxes – sub-project: development of a high-performance additive process technolog 01/01/2019 to 31/12/2021

 

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)