Metal AM on the Verge of a Breakthrough

Alliance of six Fraunhofer institutes presents lighthouse project futureAM

Optical Tweezers for Photonic Nanosoldering

Optical traps are able to manipulate, align, and assemble metal-seeded nanowire building blocks in a range of organic solvents

Blowing Tiny Optical Lenses

Wafer-level process would allow easy integration into biomedical imaging instruments

Flexible Dielectric Glass Metasurfaces

The new production method employs a natural process already used in fluid mechanics

Zeiss Acquires Software Company Guardus

Solutions to provide decision intelligence for managing smart factories

Ultra-Thin Optical Fibers for Tiny 3D-Print Micro­struc­tures

New possibilities for advanced microfabrication through endoscopic probes with inexpensive laser sources

New Alliance between Machine Building and IT for Industrie 4.0

World market leaders combine strengths in “Adamos“

3D-Printing of a Microscope

A new low-cost system for fluorescence microscopy and optogenetics

Optics for High Performance Laser Systems

MaGeoOptik project develops new processes for fused silica and diamond optics