Projects

Excellence Cluster

Projects

Title Time Sponsored by
Development of an ion beam sputtering process for 2 meter optics in astronomy - IBS2000 05/07/2021

German Research Foundation (DFG)

DISRUPT - Ultrashort pulse laser at 2µm for novel transparent micromaterial processing; Subproject: Development of a novel ultrashort pulse front-end with holium fibers 05/07/2021

Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

3D Natural Printing - Design and fabrication of 3D printed components from biocomposites / filaments from continuous and short natural fibers; TP 3: Process and hardware development. 05/07/2021

Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL)

A European cesium lithium borate (CLBO) crystal for the next generation of ultraviolet lasers (ECnex); sub-project: Development of Q-switched lasers based on CLBO and the hermetic sealing of CLBO 01/11/2020 to 31/10/2023

Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

Automated process control for highly flexible mass production of glass fiber-based optical components 05/09/2019

NBank/European Regional Development Fund

 Europäischer Fonds für regionale Entwicklung

AZULa - Automated disassembly of reactor pressure vessel installations using underwater laser technology 01/09/2018 to 31/01/2021

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

CARMEN – CARs and Multiphoton microscopy ENabled 01/08/2020 to 31/07/2023

Sponsored by: Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

 

Control-LS - Spatially resolved temperature detection in the installation space and control of laser sintering by high-speed pyrometry 01/08/2019 to 31/07/2021

German Federal MInistry of Economics and Energy

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)

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

German Research Foundation (DFG)

Development of a hybrid high-speed manufacturing system: laser wire deposition welding and HSC milling in a machine environment 25/06/2019 to 24/06/2021

NBank/European Regional Development Fund (ERDF)

 Europäischer Fonds für regionale Entwicklung

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

GALACTIC - High Performance Alexandrite Crystals and Coatings for High Power Space Applications 01/01/2020 to 31/12/2022

European Commission

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

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

HYpO - Application of Hybrid Materials for Spectral Range Expansion in Optical Applications 05/05/2021

Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

IKARUS – Innovative 2 µm ultrashort pulse laser beam source with high pulse energy for material processing 01/04/2020 to 31/03/2022

Federal Ministry for Economics and Energy (BMWi)

Injection molded components with functional surfaces 28/05/2019 to 28/05/2022

NBank/Europäischer Fonds für regionale Entwicklung

 Europäischer Fonds für regionale Entwicklung

InSitHor - PPI 4.0 / Characterization of the layer thickness homogeneity and development of the optical monitoring for a homogeneity control for the vacuum vapor deposition of optical components 14/01/2020 to 31/12/2021

German Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi)

INTEGRA - Innovative technologies for the production of diffraction gratings 01/06/2020 to 31/05/2022

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

LaMiRo - Laser beam welding of dissimilar materials for tube joints 05/06/2018 to 31/01/2021

NBank

 Europäischer Fonds für regionale Entwicklung

Lens refilling after fragmentation of the eye lens nucleus with fs-laser 01/03/2021 to 30/06/2022

NBank

 Europäischer Fonds für regionale Entwicklung

LURUU - Laser technology for controlling resistant weeds and grass weeds 13/02/2020 to 30/04/2023

Landwirtschaftskammer Niedersachsen

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

EU-Kommission

MagnUm - Selective laser beam melting of magnesium alloys in an industrial environment 01/12/2019 to 30/11/2021

German Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi)

MaKo-Zell - Novel material combinations for multifunctional structuring of cell culture surfaces - Investigation of a method and demonstrator for the optical structuring of passivated cell culture surfaces using digital light processing 01/12/2020 to 30/11/2023

Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

MOMA laser head: Support of the integration, verification and scientific operation of the flight model and flight replacement model 01/01/2021 to 31/12/2024

Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi)

MOONRISE 01/08/2018 to 31/10/2020

VolkswagenStiftung

Multi-HERO – Multiphoton microscopy with high tissue penetration depth based on compact femtosecond fiber lasers with dual output 01/04/2019 to 30/09/2021
Ministry for Economics and Energy (BMWi)

 

Niedersachsen ADDITIV 01/08/2020 to 31/07/2023

 

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)

ODLAB - Minimization of microbial contamination of poultry meat before and after cutting by means of structured surface decontamination through laser application and bacteriophages 01/02/2020 to 31/01/2023

Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL)

One-Stop-Shop Open Access to Photonics Innovation Support for a Digital Europe - PhotonHub Europe 01/01/2021 to 30/04/2025

European Commission

OPUMAC – Optical pulse bursts for micromachining of metals and ceramics 01/03/2017 to 30/11/2020

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

PhaMooS - PPI 4.0 / Development of a measuring system for online phase measurement at 1 µm for the optical coating process 01/11/2019 to 31/10/2021

German Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi)

SFB 1368/1 Oxygen-free production TP A02: Investigation of the processability of metal powders during selective laser beam melting in an XHV-adequate atmosphere 01/01/2020 to 31/12/2023

Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)

SFB 1368/1 Oxygen-free production TP A06: Flux-free laser beam soldering through local deoxidation 01/01/2020 to 31/12/2023

Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)

SkiWax - Development of a fluorine-free glide coating for winter sports equipment incl. a hand texturing device 05/07/2021

Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi)

SmQL - Self-learning multi-level quality monitoring processes for laser material processing 01/09/2020 to 30/11/2021
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)

Spectrophotometer for Optical Coatings - development of a spectrophotometer, specifically for the qualification of complex optical coatings 01/04/2020 to 30/09/2022

Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie (BMWi)

Technological advancement of the Kerr-band switch for ultra-fast switching of intense laser radiation to prove its functionality for technical laser applications 01/09/2020 to 30/09/2021

Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi)

Theory and control of optical losses of multilayer systems for femtosecond resonators 05/05/2021 to 30/04/2024

Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft e.V. (DFG)

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)

Ultrashort pulse laser – GAUSS / Novel laser oscillator for gain-switched ultrashort pulse laser systems 01/01/2020 to 30/06/2022

Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi)

XFloater - Mouches volantes: OCT recording and ultrashort pulse laser therapy 01/02/2020 to 31/07/2022

Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi)

 

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