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asphericon GmbH

asphericon is one of the leading manufacturers of aspherical components using CNC-technology. Established in 2001 asphericon has become an independent and acknowledged specialist for aspheres, freeforms, reflectors, cylinders and axicons. Costumers worldwide benefit from asphericon's broad know-how.

Within the fo+ alliance, asphericon develops processing methods for freeform surfaces on various materials (UV, VIS, IR), that meet highest quality requirements. asphericon is also involved in the basics of optical and mechanical design, coating processes, structuring and generating diffractive surfaces, as well as the development of assembling processes for freeforms.

asphericon GmbH
Stockholmer Str. 9
07747 Jena

Tel.: +49-(0)3641-3100500
Fax: +49-(0)3641-3100501
www.asphericon.de
info@asphericon.com


Fraunhofer-Institute for Applied Optics and Precision Engineering

The Fraunhofer IOF in cooperation with the fo+ partners develops solutions for free form optics from components to optical systems.
The institute conducts application-oriented research in the field of optical systems engineering on behalf of its clients in industry and within publicly-funded collaborative projects. The field of optical system engineering enables the step from specific optical, mechanical and electronic components to optical, opto-mechanical and opto-electronic modules and systems with complex functionalities. The objective is to control light, from its generation to its application. 
Clients of Fraunhofer IOF come from the information and communications, lighting, transport, production, life sciences, food, medical technology, environmental and safety engineering markets. The Fraunhofer IOF provides the entire process chain, starting from system design to manufacture of prototype optical, opto-mechanical and opto-electronic systems.

Fraunhofer-Institut für Angewandte Optik und Feinmechanik IOF
Albert-Einstein-Str. 7
07745 Jena

Tel.: +49-(0)3641-807312
Fax: +49-(0)3641-807604
www.iof.fraunhofer.de
ramona.eberhardt@iof.fraunhofer.de


Hellma Optik GmbH

Hellma Optik GmbH Jena secures the foundations for photonics. Initially a mere discipline of physics, optics has developed into a key technology of the 21st century: photonics. Especially the great variety of laser applications play a key role. Wherever these technologies are used, they all rely on one common attribute: their ability to precisely control light.

Hellma Optik in Jena is the leading partner in the production of optical components of the highest quality for applications in laser technology and any other sub-area of photonics and the optical industry.

Hellma Optik GmbH
Mühlenstraße 30
07745 Jena

Tel.: +49-(0)3641-31078-0
Fax: +49-(0)3641-31078-42 
www.hellma-optics.com   
sales@hellma.com 

 

 


HEMA Formenbau + Kunststoffverarbeitung GmbH

HEMA Formenbau + Kunststoffverarbeitung GmbH was founded in October 1990 in Zweifelbach/Thuringia. The range of services includes mould making for injection moulding and die-casting tools as well as the manufacture of technical injection moulded parts.

HEMA Formenbau + Kunststoffverarbeitung GmbH
Ilmstraße 16
07743 Jena

Tel.: +49-(0)3641-69866-0
Fax: +49-(0)3641-69866-99
www.hema-jena.de
hema@hema-jena.de 


Institute of Applied Physics at the FSU Jena

The institute is known for its developments of novel optical materials and elements - from basic to application orientated research. It offers remarkable contributions to solving issues in emerging fields like information and communication, health and medicine, environment and energy (Green Photonics) as well as process technology and optical measurement methods. For this purpose, key aspects of research lie - amongst others - on micro and nano optics, ultrafast optics and microstructure technology.

Friedrich‐Schiller‐Universität Jena
Institute of Applied Physics
Albert‐Einstein‐Str. 15
07745 Jena

Tel.: +49-(0)3641-947800
Fax: +49-(0)3641-947802
www.iap.uni-jena.de
herbert.gross@uni-jena.de


JENOPTIK Optical Systems GmbH

JENOPTIK Optical Systems GmbH is one of the few manufacturers worldwide to produce precision optics and systems designed to meet the highest quality standards. 
Besides opto-mechanical & opto-electronical systems, modules and assemblies the Optical Systems division is a development and production partner for optical, microoptical and coated optical components- made of optical glasses, IR materials as well as polymers. It possesses outstanding expertise in the development and manufacture of microoptics for beam shaping used in these miconductor industry and laser material processing.
The product portfolio also includes system solutions and modules for digital image capture, improvement and processing for commercial, industrial and scientific applications as well as digital microscopy.

JENOPTIK Optical Systems GmbH
Göschwitzer Str. 25
07745 Jena

Tel.: +49-(0)3641-652276
Fax: +49-(0)3641-653658
www.jenoptik.com
info.os@jenoptik.com


JENOPTIK Polymer Systems GmbH

JENOPTIK Polymer Systems GmbH is a globally operating company of Jenoptik's Healthcare & Industry division and specializes in system solutions, modules and components based on polymer optical and optoelectronic technologies. The products are used in applications for medical technology, industry, science and research, for example in the fields of industrial automation, automotive engineering, medical products and LED lighting. The company realizes all essential stages of the value chain and services for customer specific solutions - from design to prototype production to series production. JENOPTIK Polymer Systems GmbH is certified for medical technologyand the automotive industry. 

JENOPTIK Polymer Systems GmbH
Am Sandberg 2
07819 Triptis

Tel.: +49-(0)36482-45450
FAX: +49-(0)36482-45111
www.jenoptik.com
sales-oes.os@jenoptik.com 


Mahr GmbH

Mahr is a worldwide operating, medium-sized family-run business who name is traditionally connected with the terms production metrology, quality and innovation. In addition to high-quality measuring units to test workpiece geometry, also high-precision gear and metering pumps and high-precision rotary stroke bearings as a universal element for mechanical constructions are essential components of the product program. As an application specialist in the field of production metrology, Mahr solves the metrological tasks of its customers and is the contact partner for all questions related to quality.

Mahr offers solutions for high-precision metering to the manufacturers of the synthetic fibres, elastomeres and fiber reinforced composites, their suppliers and generally for the plastics processing industry.

Mahr GmbH
Carl-Zeiss-Promenade 10
07745 Jena

Tel.: +49-(0)3641-642696
Fax: +49-(0)3641-643368
www.mahr.com
info-jena@mahr.de 


Optics Balzers Jena GmbH

Optics Balzers is an innovative and independent industry partner for the development and production of coated optical components and subassemblies. The company possesses a broad and in-depth know-how in optical thin-film coating processes, complemented by sophisticated patterning, glass bonding and sealing, and further processing capabilities necessary for producing optical thin-film coated components up to optical subassemblies. Highly experienced and skilled development and engineering teams closely collaborate with customers to develop innovative solutions meeting their specific and unique requirements. The combination of these capabilities and skills places Optics Balzers at the forefront of markets in the photonics industry such as Biophotonics, Lighting & Projection, Sensors & Imaging, Laser, Space & Defence, and Industrial Applications.

Optics Balzers Jena GmbH
Otto-Eppenstein-Straße 2
07745 Jena

Tel.: +49-(0)3641-352930
Fax: +49-(0)3641-352935
www.opticsbalzers.com
info.jena@opticsbalzers.com


ORAFOL Fresnel Optics GmbH

As a part of the globally operating ORAFOL-group, ORAFOL Fresnel Optics has 40 years of experience in the field of producing optical components. The company is a leading supplier of optics and lenses that enhance architectural lighting, solar concentrator lenses, optical light enhancing films, and a variety of custom designed optical components that improve the performance and efficiency of systems and devices. The company has one of the world's most advanced technological centres for production of optical components, and enjoys a leading position worldwide.
In the framework of fo+ ORAFOL Fresnel Optics focusses on the superposition of micro and nano structures in freeform fresnel lenses.

ORAFOL Fresnel Optics GmbH
Flurstedter Marktweg 13
99510 Apolda

Tel.: +49-(0)3644-50110
Fax: +49-(0)3644-501150
www.orafol.com
info@fresnel-optics.de


POG Präzisionsoptik Gera GmbH

POG Precision Optics Gera develops, produces and distributes client-specific, precision optical components, as well as systems and applications for the entire spectral range. POG‘s product portfolio varies from ”classical“ precision optical components to complex optical and optoelectronic systems that are widely utilized especially in the fields of measurement engineering, industrial image processing, medical and laser technology as well as semiconductor and aerospace.

POG Präzisionsoptik Gera GmbH
Gewerbepark Keplerstr. 35
07549 Gera

Tel.: +49-(0)365-7739300
Fax: +49-(0)365-7739329
www.pog.eu
info@pog.eu


asphericon GmbH

asphericon is one of the leading manufacturers of aspherical components using CNC-technology. Established in 2001 asphericon has become an independent and acknowledged specialist for aspheres, freeforms, reflectors, cylinders and axicons. Costumers worldwide benefit from asphericon's broad know-how.

Within the fo+ alliance, asphericon develops processing methods for freeform surfaces on various materials (UV, VIS, IR), that meet highest quality requirements. asphericon is also involved in the basics of optical and mechanical design, coating processes, structuring and generating diffractive surfaces, as well as the development of assembling processes for freeforms.

asphericon GmbH
Stockholmer Str. 9
07747 Jena

Tel.: +49-(0)3641-3100500
Fax: +49-(0)3641-3100501
www.asphericon.de
info@asphericon.com


Fraunhofer-Institute for Applied Optics and Precision Engineering

The Fraunhofer IOF in cooperation with the fo+ partners develops solutions for free form optics from components to optical systems.
The institute conducts application-oriented research in the field of optical systems engineering on behalf of its clients in industry and within publicly-funded collaborative projects. The field of optical system engineering enables the step from specific optical, mechanical and electronic components to optical, opto-mechanical and opto-electronic modules and systems with complex functionalities. The objective is to control light, from its generation to its application.
Clients of Fraunhofer IOF come from the information and communications, lighting, transport, production, life sciences, food, medical technology, environmental and safety engineering markets. The Fraunhofer IOF provides the entire process chain, starting from system design to manufacture of prototype optical, opto-mechanical and opto-electronic systems.

Fraunhofer-Institut für Angewandte Optik und Feinmechanik IOF
Albert-Einstein-Str. 7
07745 Jena

Tel.: +49-(0)3641-807312
Fax: +49-(0)3641-807604
www.iof.fraunhofer.de
ramona.eberhardt@iof.fraunhofer.de


Institut of Applied Physics at the FSU Jena

The institute is known for its developments of novel optical materials and elements - from basic to application orientated research. It offers remarkable contributions to solving issues in emerging fields like information and communication, health and medicine, environment and energy (Green Photonics) as well as process technology and optical measurement methods. For this purpose, key aspects of research lie - amongst others - on micro and nano optics, ultrafast optics and microstructure technology.

Friedrich‐Schiller‐Universität Jena
Institute of Applied Physics
Albert‐Einstein‐Str. 15
07745 Jena

Tel.: +49-(0)3641-947800
Fax: +49-(0)3641-947802
www.iap.uni-jena.de
herbert.gross@uni-jena.de


Jena-Optronik GmbH

 

Jena-Optronik is one of the leading suppliers for space industry with a broad customer base and a reliable partner in national and international projects: high quality awareness and well-qualified, motivated employees meet a strong future-proof technological basis in an innovative environment. The company is a market leader for state-of-the-art AOCS and single source for 3D-lidar systems and Rendezvous- and Docking Sensors. Looking back on 40 years of experience in optical precision instruments for space applications, Jena-Optronik is a true pioneer in the field of attitude and orbit control sensors for satellites and optical instruments for Earth observation. During this time Jena-Optronik became a reliable partner for space agencies as well as for space companies in Asia, Russia, Europe and North America. They trust in products from Jena-Optronik and equip their top-missions with these.

Jena-Optronik GmbH
Otto-Eppenstein-Straße 3
07745 Jena 

Tel.: +49-(0)3641-200110
Fax: +49-(0)3641- 200222
www.jena-optronik.de
info@jena-optronik.de


JENOPTIK Optical Systems GmbH

JENOPTIK Optical Systems GmbH is one of the few manufacturers worldwide to produce precision optics and systems designed to meet the highest quality standards.
Besides opto-mechanical & opto-electronical systems, modules and assemblies the Optical Systems division is a development and production partner for optical, microoptical and coated optical components- made of optical glasses, IR materials as well as polymers. It possesses outstanding expertise in the development and manufacture of microoptics for beam shaping used in these miconductor industry and laser material processing.
The product portfolio also includes system solutions and modules for digital image capture, improvement and processing for commercial, industrial and scientific applications as well as digital microscopy.

JENOPTIK Optical Systems GmbH
Göschwitzer Str. 25
07745 Jena

Tel.: +49-(0)3641-652276
Fax: +49-(0)3641-653658
www.jenoptik.com
info.os@jenoptik.com


Optics Balzers Jena GmbH

Optics Balzers is an innovative and independent industry partner for the development and production of coated optical components and subassemblies. The company possesses a broad and in-depth know-how in optical thin-film coating processes, complemented by sophisticated patterning, glass bonding and sealing, and further processing capabilities necessary for producing optical thin-film coated components up to optical subassemblies. Highly experienced and skilled development and engineering teams closely collaborate with customers to develop innovative solutions meeting their specific and unique requirements. The combination of these capabilities and skills places Optics Balzers at the forefront of markets in the photonics industry such as Biophotonics, Lighting & Projection, Sensors & Imaging, Laser, Space & Defence, and Industrial Applications.

Optics Balzers Jena GmbH
Otto-Eppenstein-Straße 2
07745 Jena

Tel.: +49-(0)3641-352930
Fax: +49-(0)3641-352935
www.opticsbalzers.com
info.jena@opticsbalzers.com


Orafol Fresnel Optics GmbH

As a part of the globally operating ORAFOL-group, ORAFOL Fresnel Optics has 40 years of experience in the field of producing optical components. The company is a leading supplier of optics and lenses that enhance architectural lighting, solar concentrator lenses, optical light enhancing films, and a variety of custom designed optical components that improve the performance and efficiency of systems and devices. The company has one of the world's most advanced technological centres for production of optical components, and enjoys a leading position worldwide.
In the framework of fo+ ORAFOL Fresnel Optics focusses on the superposition of micro and nano structures in freeform fresnel lenses.

ORAFOL Fresnel Optics GmbH
Flurstedter Marktweg 13
99510 Apolda

Tel.: +49-(0)3644-50110
Fax: +49-(0)3644-501150
www.orafol.com
info@fresnel-optics.de


Photonic Sense GmbH

Photonic Sense is dedicated to manufacturing highest quality germanium and silicon material and precision components for infrared optics applications. The production facility offers advanced capabilities for growing large monocrystals and state-of-the art CNC driven manufacturing processes generate optical blanks of highest quality and precision. Within fo+ Photonic Sense develops optical Geranium with enhanced characteristics, especially concerning optical homogeneity.

Photonic Sense GmbH
Am Goldberg 3
99817 Eisenach

Tel.: +49-(0)3691-73180
Fax: +49-(0)3691-731879
www.photonic-sense.com
lzoller@photonic-sense.com


POG Präzisionsoptik Gera GmbH

POG Precision Optics Gera develops, produces and distributes client-specific, precision optical components, as well as systems and applications for the entire spectral range. POG‘s product portfolio varies from ”classical“ precision optical components to complex optical and optoelectronic systems that are widely utilized especially in the fields of measurement engineering, industrial image processing, medical and laser technology as well as semiconductor and aerospace.

POG Präzisionsoptik Gera GmbH
Gewerbepark Keplerstr. 35
07549 Gera

Tel.: +49-(0)365-7739300
Fax: +49-(0)365-7739329
www.pog.eu
info@pog.eu


VITRON Spezialwerkstoffe GmbH

Vitron is a specialized producer and supplier of materials and components for infrared optics, machinable glass ceramic for engineering and medicine as well as glass melting according to customer specification. Well-trained specialists work constantly on the development of materials, methods and technologies and also execute research work on customer order, sometimes in cooperation with universities and research establishments. Development projects for fo+ are focussed on eco-friendly chalcogenide glass and pressed components for freeform optics.

Vitron Spezialwerkstoffe GmbH
Am Naßtal 5
07751 Jena-Maua

Tel.: +49-(0)3641-288130
Fax: +49-(0)3641-288155
www.vitron.de
woehner@vitron.de

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