TOPTICA Photonics AG develops, manufactures and distributes sophisticated laser and laser system solutions with excellent coherence properties, wide tunability, fast switching and perfect beam profile. Applications are found in industry, industry-related and academic research, which are used globally as quality reference.
The company was founded in 1998 and today employs 340 people worldwide in six business units (TOPTICA Photonics AG, eagleyard Photonics GmbH, TOPTICA Projects GmbH, TOPTICA Photonics Inc. USA, TOPTICA Photonics KK Japan, and TOPTICA Photonics China).
We regularly offer bachelor, diploma and PhD students opportunities in our research and development group.
Fields of Activity
Biophotonics & Life Sciences: confocal and nonlinear microscopy, flow cytometry, screening
Test & Measurement: metrology, semiconductor inspection, interferometry, Terahertz spectroscopy, gas analytics
Quantum Optics: spectroscopy, atomic physics applications (laser cooling), LIDAR, laser guide stars for adaptive optics in astronomy
Tunable single-mode diode laser systems (190 nm to 3.5 μm) with up to 3 (20) watt optical power
High repetition rate femtosecond fiber laser systems for metrology, microscopy, and THz applications
OEM laser diode and multi-laser engines
Phase stable frequency combs
Terahertz systems for non-destructive testing of materials
Research & Development Activities
Coherence-optimized and stabilized short-wavelength diode lasers
Conversion of university technology in the field of tunable lasers into industrial applications