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Young Researchers Team in the National Finals

A team of young researchers supported by scientists from the Leibniz Institute of Photonic Technology (IPHT) made it to the national finals in the category of physics. Max Bräuer, Konstantin Schwark, and Maurice Zeuner from the Zeiss High School in Jena modified optical fibers via Faraday rotation, thus achieving a higher data transmission rate. more...


IPHT’s 2014 Annual Report Received a Facelift

The latest annual report drawn up by the Leibniz Institute of Photonic Technology (IPHT) is now not only available in print but is also available for the first time as an iOS app for the iPad as well. more...


Thuringian Research Award Presented to IPHT Scientists

The Thuringian Research Award was presented today in the category of transfer to research scientists from the Leibniz Institute of Photonic Technology (IPHT) in Jena. Prof. Dr. Hartmut Bartelt and his team received this coveted award for the transfer of an innovative fiber optics technology to a spin-off of IPHT by the name of FBGS Technologies GmbH. [The PDF below contains the full German press release] more...

Selected papers

Chip-on-foil devices for DNA analysis based on inkjet-printed silver electrodes

Wünscher, Sebastian; Seise, Barbara; Pretzel, David; Pollok, Sibyll; Perelaer, Jolke; Weber, Karina; Popp, Jürgen; Schubert, Ulrich S.
in: Lab on a chip 14, 392 (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]

A heteroleptic bis(tridentate) Ru(II) complex featuring anionic 1,2,3-triazolate donors [...]

Sinn, Stephan; Schulze, Benjamin; Friebe, Christian; Brown, Douglas G.; Jaeger, Michael; Kübel, Joachim; Dietzek, Benjamin; Berlinguette, Curtis P.; Schubert, Ulrich S.
in: Inorganic Chemistry 53, 1637 (2014) [more]



07.05.15 - 09.05.15

Molecular Plasmonics

01.06.15 - 03.06.15

CTCT2015: Current Trends in Cancer Theranostics