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Sold-out Opening Ceremony for the “International Year of Light” Broadcasted Live on the Internet and JenaTV

The opening ceremony for the “International Year of Light,” which will be held in the Sparkassen-Arena on January 17, 2015, was sold out weeks ago. In just five days, all 2,500 tickets were bought up. Attendants are requested to use public transportation. All those remaining at home will be able to follow the show live on the internet and JenaTV. [The PDF below contains the full German press release] more...


IPHT Honors Employees

Research scientists at the Leibniz Institute of Photonic Technology (IPHT) were distinguished today for their excellent research work. more...


Bronze Medal for IPHT Inventors

Research scientists from the Leibniz Institute of Photonic Technology won the bronze medal for their patent on connecting solar cells to tissue at the iENA Nuremberg international trade fair for inventions. The medal was presented to the honorees on December 11, 2014, as part of an awards ceremony hosted by the Thuringian State Patent Center in Ilmenau. [The PDF below contains the full German press release] more...

Selected papers

Tapered large-core 976 nm Yb-doped fiber laser with 10 W output power

Leich, Martin; Jäger, Matthias; Grimm, Stephan; Hoh, Denny; Jetschke, Sylvia; Becker, Martin; Hartung, Alexander; Bartelt, Hartmut
in: Laser Physics Letters 11, (2014) [more]

Labeling of the Pathogenic Bacterium Staphylococcus aureus with Gold or Ferric Oxide-Core [...]

Depke, Maren; Surmann, Kristin; Hildebrandt, Petra; Jehmlich, Nico; Michalik, Stephan; Stanca, Sarmiza Elena; Fritzsche, Wolfgang; Völker, Uwe; Schmidt, Frank
in: Cytometry Part A 85A, 140 (2014) [more]

Measurement of higher-order mode propagation losses in effectively single mode fibers

Schulze, Christian; Flamm, Daniel; Unger, Sonja; Schröter, Siegmund; Duparre, Michael
in: Optics Letters 38, 4958 (2013) [more]



07.05.15 - 09.05.15

Molecular Plasmonics