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High Impact Factor for Journal of Biophotonics

The Journal of Biophotonics, which is published by the Leibniz Institute of Photonic Technology (IPHT), reached an impact factor of 4,447 in 2014. Thus, it has achieved an international ranking among the top twelve science journals in the category of biophysics. more...


Diagnoses at Lightning Speed

The Biophotonics research focus, which is funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), is presenting its latest product developments in medical technology at the LASER. World of PHOTONICS trade show in Munich. The Biophotonics research focus is providing representatives from the European Commission, UNESCO, and various other industrial organizations with information about the latest optical technologies at its booth. [The PDF below contains the full German press release] more...


IPHT Presents Microlaboratory Assistants in Dresden

The Leibniz Institute of Photonic Technology (IPHT) will be participating in the special exhibition “Hi Lights! What’s New in Light” (Hi Lights! Neues vom Licht) held at the Technical Collections of Dresden (Technische Sammlungen Dresden) museum from June 20, 2015, to June 19, 2016. IPHT will be presenting the lab-on-a-chip systems it is currently researching and developing. more...

Selected papers

Surface Characterization of Insulin Proto-filaments and Fibril Polymorphs Using [...]

Kurouski, Dmitry; Deckert-Gaudig, Tanja; Deckert, Volker; Lednev, Igor
in: Biophysical Journal 1, 263 (2014) [more]

Identification of water pathogens by Raman microspectroscopy

Kusić, Dragana; Kampe, Bernd; Rösch, Petra; Popp, Jürgen
in: Water Research 48, 179 (2014) [more]

Formation of self-trapping waveguides in bulk PMMA media doped with Phenanthrenequinone

Tolstik, Elen; Romanov, Oleg; Matusevich, Vladislav; Tolstik, Alex; Kowarschik, Richard
in: Optics Express 22, 3228 (2014) [more]



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