HansePhotonik e.V.

The Competence Network

in Photonic Technologies

in Northern Germany

Photonic Technologies - Key Technologies of the 21st Century
Photonics is gaining relevance in almost all areas of our daily life, particularly in communication, data transfer and storage, in medicine, in biotechnology, and in production technology.

HansePhotonik e.V. is the regional Network of Competence in Photonic Technologies in the north of Germany.

Innovation Networks

HansePhotonik e.V. is part of OptecNet Deutschland e.V., the nationwide association of eight innovation networks for optical technologies in Germany. 

OptecNet Deutschland e.V.

The federal association of Germany's seven regional optical technologies innovation networks.


Optence e.V.

The photonics network in Hesse and Rhineland-Palatinate focussing on optical manufacturing, metrology and laser technology.


OpTecBB e.V.

Optical technologies from Berlin and Brandenburg


OpTech-Net e.V.

Since 2001, the OpTech-Net e.V. has supported companies, universities and research institutes in the field of optical technologies in North Rhine-Westphalia as an innovation network.


Photonics BW e.V.

The innovation network for optical technologies in Baden-Wuerttemberg.


bayern photonics e.V.

Good ideas need good contacts.


optonet e.V.

represents 100 players of Thuringia´s photonics industry and offers a platform for networking and cooperation


PhotonicNet GmbH

the name says it all: we are the innovative photonic s network in Lower Saxony and Saxony-Anhalt.



Latest news from photonics technologies businesses and institutes and from our innovation networks


Alexandre Pauchard © Keren Bisaz

The Board of Directors has appointed Alexandre Pauchard as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of CSEM. His appointment will be effective as of 18 January 2021. He will succeed Mario El-Khoury, who has successfully led the Center since 2009.

The PlasMark project, which has been awarded 4.5 million Euros by the Federal...

Fokus auf erfolgreiche Entwicklung am Standort und Jubiläumsjahr der Mondlandung

The 13th International Symposium on Emerging and Industrial TI DLP® Technology...


Title Date Seats
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Online-Symposium: Automotive & Photonics

Photonic Israel together with OptechBB is organizing a conference on Automotive. Leaders in the Automotive Ecosystem from Israel and from the international Photonics communities will present various...
City: online



Job offers from our network in Germany's specific job market for optical technologies

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Technical Developer (m/f)

5micron GmbH | Working location: Berlin | 27.01.2021
We at 5micron are doing topographic measurements where most people do not reach. Minute disturbances up to 5 micrometer is the range we can achieve for surface measurements on a wide range of...

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Postdoc position in Electron Tomography (m/f/d)

Paul-Drude-Institut für Festkörperelektronik | Working location: Berlin | 14.01.2021
The Paul Drude Institute (PDI) performs basic research as a lively symbiosis of materials science and solid state physics. Our research aims at inspiring and demonstrating new functionalities for...

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PhD position (m/f/d)

Leibniz-Institut für Kristallzüchtung (IKZ) | Working location: Berlin | 13.01.2021
The Leibniz-Institute for Crystal Growth (IKZ) is a leading research institution in the area of science & technology as well as service & transfer of crystalline materials. Our goal is to enable...

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Postdoc (f/m/d) - Solar Fuels Research using Ambient Pressure X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy

Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie GmbH | Working location: Berlin | 12.01.2021
Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie (HZB) investigates and develops materials for a sustainable energy supply. For this purpose, we operate the synchrotron facility BESSY II as well...

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PhD position (m/f/d) in fiber Bragg Gratings for Astronomy

Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (AIP) | Working location: Potsdam | 07.01.2021
The Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) continues the tradition of the Astrophysical Observatory Potsdam and the Berlin Observatory. It is located in the beautiful Potsdam/Babelsberg...

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Scientist* - Optical communication

Fraunhofer Institute for Telecommunications, Heinrich Hertz Institute (HHI) | Working location: Berlin | 27.12.2020
At the heart of Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute’s research work are developments of modern communication networks and multimedia systems. Colleagues develop concepts for innovative information...

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Scientist/Engineer Position(m/f/d) for PlasMark Project

Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (AIP) | Working location: Potsdam | 23.12.2020
The innovation centre innoFSPEC Potsdam is a joint project between the University of Potsdam and the Leibniz-Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP). Its headquarter is located on the campus of AIP ...