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Technical University of Denmark

DTU, Lyngby, Denmark

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DTU is recognized internationally as a leading university in the areas of the technical and the natural sciences, renowned for our business-oriented approach, our focus on sustainability, and our amazing study environment.


Technical University of Munich

TUM, Munich, Germany

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The Technical University of Munich (TUM) combines top-class facilities for cutting-edge research with unique learning opportunities for 39,081 students. TUM scientists are committed to finding solutions to the major challenges facing society as we move forward: Health & Nutrition • Energy & Natural Resources • Environment & Climate • Information & Communications • Mobility & Infrastructure. TUM thinks and acts with an entrepreneurial spirit. Its aim is ambitious: to create lasting value for society through excellence in education and research, the active promotion of next-generation talent and a strong entrepreneurial spirit. All of which combine to make TUM one of Europe’s leading universities.


Eindhoven University of Technology

TU/e, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

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Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) is a research university specializing in engineering science & technology. Our education, research and knowledge valorization contribute to:

  • science for society: solving the major societal issues and boosting prosperity and welfare by focusing on the Strategic Areas of Energy,  Health and Smart Mobility
  • science for industry: the development of technological innovation in cooperation with industry
  • science for science: progress in engineering sciences through excellence in key research cores and innovation in education

ÉCOLE POLYTECHNIQUE FÉDÉRALE DE LAUSANNE

EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland

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EPFL is Europe’s most cosmopolitan technical university with students, professors and staff from over 120 nations. A dynamic environment, open to Switzerland and the world, EPFL is centered on its three missions: teaching, research and technology transfer. EPFL works together with an extensive network of partners including other universities and institutes of technology, developing and emerging countries, secondary schools and colleges, industry and economy, political circles and the general public, to bring about real impact for society.


Medical University of Vienna

MUW, Vienna, Austria

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The Medical University of Vienna (MedUni Vienna for short) is one of the longest-standing medical training and research institutions in Europe. With almost 7500 students it is today the largest medical training facility in the German-speaking area. With its 27 university departments and three clinical institutes, 12 medical theory centers and numerous highly specialized laboratories, it is also one of the most important cutting-edge research institutions in the field of biomedicine.


NKT Photonics

Birkerød, Denmark

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NKT Photonics is the leading supplier of high performance fiber lasers and photonic crystal fibers. Our main markets are within imaging, sensing and material processing. Our products include pulsed lasers, such as supercontinuum sources, low noise fiber lasers, distributed temperature sensing systems and a wide range of specialty fibers. NKT Photonics has its headquarters in Denmark with sales and service worldwide. NKT Photonics is wholly owned by NKT Holding A/S.

We have lasers in space and deep under the oceans and our products run in both clean rooms and on oil rigs at sea. We seed the World’s largest laser fusion experiment and power hundreds of the most advanced microscopes on the Globe. We aim to make a difference in the World and we are involved in projects that will transform the way we live through life-science, renewable energy and the basic understanding of the Universe. With over fifteen years of expertise, IP and experience, NKT Photonics strives to continually be the market leader in everything we do.


Philips

Eindhoven, The Netherlands

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Royal Philips of the Netherlands is a leading health technology company focused on improving people’s health and enabling better outcomes across the health continuum from healthy living and prevention, to diagnosis, treatment and home care. Philips leverages advanced technology and deep clinical and consumer insights to deliver integrated solutions. The company is a leader in diagnostic imaging, image-guided therapy, patient monitoring and health informatics, as well as in consumer health and home care.


FEMTOLASERS

Vienna, Austria

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Headquartered in Vienna, Austria, FEMTOLASERS is widely recognized for developing the world’s highest precision ultrafast lasers, including the most advanced and stable carrier-envelope-phase stabilization technology as well as ultrafast lasers with pulse widths in the few femtoseconds and the highest contrast ratios. FEMTOLASERS products and technologies enable some of the most advanced research applications, including the pioneering of attosecond science to study physical, chemical and biological phenomena at the atomic and subatomic levels.


iThera Medical

Munich, Germany

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iThera Medical offers the next generation in molecular imaging. 
Introducing MSOT – Multispectral Optoacoustic Tomography. With its unique ability to accurately visualize and quantify tissue molecules, nanoparticles, biomarkers and optical agents, in vivo and in real time, through several centimeters of tissue, MSOT stands at the forefront of the next era in biomedical imaging.


EKSPLA

Vilnius, Lithuania

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EKSPLA is manufacturer of solid state lasers, laser systems and optoelectronics for basic research and industrial applications. Employing 30 years experience and close partnership with scientific community, EKSPLA is focused on high performance advanced solutions. In house design and manufacturing ensures operative development and production of new products. High peak power laser systems; short pulse generation and amplification; tunable nonlinear OPO/OPG/OPA; nonlinear spectroscopy are among core competencies of EKSPLA.


IMASONIC

Voray sur l’Ognon, France

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Imasonic, founded in 1989, is a world-leading designer and manufacturer of ultrasonic transducers for use in health, safety and quality applications.


Carl Zeiss Meditec

Jena, Germany

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The Carl Zeiss Meditec AG has set itself the task to develop innovative products to improve the diagnosis and treatment of diseases. The solutions the Company develops aim to simplify clinical workflows and allow physicians to focus all their attention on their work and their patients. After all, at the end we want the patient to leave the clinic with the best possible outcome and a high level of satisfaction.


IMTEK

Freiburg, Germany

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IMTEK currently has 24 professors, over 370 research, teaching, and technical staff, and 650 microsystems engineering students. We are one of the world’s largest academic institutions in our field today, and this is reflected in our uniquely broad scope of research and courses.


Academic Medical Center

AMC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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The Academic Medical Center (AMC) is one of the foremost research institutions in the Netherlands, as well as one of its largest hospitals. Over 7000 people work here to provide integrated patient care, fundamental and clinical scientific research, and teaching. A number of biotech companies (some of which are AMC spin-offs) are also located on the premises. This concentration of expertise makes the centre a breeding ground for fruitful scientific collaboration.


SMART Photonics

Eindhoven, The Netherlands

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SMART Photonics is the world’s first pure-play foundry for Indium Phosphide photonics semiconductors. We offer commercial Multi-Project Wafer (MPW) services on InP at very competitive rates. If you’re familiar with our MPW runs, you’ll find the latest production schedule by clicking the button at the top of this page.