Katsuya Tanaka at his Lab in the ACP in Jena.
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In our small series, we would like to introduce colleagues and learn also from their view of us.
Katsuya Tanaka at his Lab in the ACP in Jena.
Image: Ira Winkler

Welcome to the Institute of Applied Physics

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Logo IAP
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The Institute of Applied Physics (IAP) at the Friedrich Schiller University Jena has a long-standing tradition and competence in design, fabrication and application of active and passive optical and photonic elements. It is also very well-known for its developments in the area of high power laser technology and nowadys also in quantum optics. Collaborative projects with companies ensure practical relevance and feasibility.


Prof. J. Limpert at his laboratory in spring 2019
Prof. Dr. Jens Limpert
Lab workers in the clean room inspect the results.
Prof. Dr. Andreas Tünnermann
Prof.Dr. S.Nolte discusses with colleagues.
Prof. Dr. Stefan Nolte
Light effect in experimental studies in the laboratory.
Prof. Dr. Thomas Pertsch & Dr. Frank Setzpfandt
The newly appointed professor Fabian Steinlechner at his lab.
Prof. Dr. Fabian Steinlechner
Prof. H.Gross holds the seminar Optical System Design in the Computer Pool
Opical effect of an oilfilm
Prof. Dr. Frank Wyrowski