University of Applied Sciences Amberg-Weiden
University of Applied Sciences Amberg-Weiden
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For more than a decade the Ostbayerische Technische Hochschule Amberg-Weiden has been a reliable partner working nationally and internationally in the field of process development for laser materials processing with a focus on functional and functionalized surfaces.

Fields of Activities
•    Laser assisted surface technology
•    Laser materials processing with high power and short pulsed laser systems
•    Laser in medical technology

Range of Services

•    Laser technology in the program of studies of the OTH Amberg-Weiden, especially for mechanical engineering and medical technology (Bachelor and Master)
•    Process development for ablative and modifying use of laser radiation
•    Support, consulting and feasibility studies

Research & Development Activities
•    Laser assisted surface treatment with a focus on tribological systems
•    Laser assisted process technology for metal and ceramic processing
•    Rapid prototyping

Special Equipment
•    Rapid prototyping system (EOS)
•    Several laser systems with 2D and 3D scanning systems for surface treatment

Technology Partners
Companies and universities with interest in manufacturing and application of functionally surfaces as well as suppliers of laser technology

Current State-of-the-art Technologies

Wear resistant coatings for tribologically stressed systems

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Andreas Emmel
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jürgen Koch

OTH Amberg-Weiden
Kaiser-Wilhelm-Ring 23
92224 Amberg

Phone +49 9621  482-272
Fax: +49 9621  482-145


Faculty of Industrial Engineering
Medical Engineering
Prof. Dr. Ralf Ringler

OTH Amberg-Weiden
Hetzenrichter Weg 15
92637 Weiden

Phone +49 96 382-1615
Fax:  +49 96 382-2615