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