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May 3rd, 2018

Award Winners 2018

Dr. Axel Luft, Laserline GmbH: Prize Winner of the Innovation Award Laser Technology 2018

The Innovation Award Laser Technology 2018 provided with 10 000 € prize money and initiated by the associations Arbeitskreis Lasertechnik e.V. and the European Laser Institute ELI has been conferred to Dr. Axel Luft, Sales Manager Global Automotive at Laserline GmbH on 2nd May 2018 in Aachen´s town hall.

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Finalists Innovation Award Laser Technology 2016
September 13th, 2017

Call for applications 2018

Open call for applications for the Innovation Award Laser Technology 2018 - closing date January 15, 2018

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Finalists Innovation Award Laser Technology 2016
13. September 2017

Ausschreibung 2018

Ausschreibung des Innovation Award Laser Technology 2018 - Frist für die Einreichung von Anträgen 15. Januar 2018

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April 27th, 2016

Dr. Ir. Armand Pruijmboom, Philips GmbH Photonics Aachen: Prize Winner of the Innovation Award Laser Technology 2016

The Innovation Award Laser Technology 2016, initiated by the associations Arbeitskreis Lasertechnik e.V. and the European Laser Institute ELI and provided with 10 000 € prize money, has been conferred to Dr. Ir. Armand Pruijmboom, General Manager of Philips GmbH Photonics Aachen on 27th April 2016 in Aachen´s town hall. Dr. Ir. Armand Pruijmboom and his team have got the first place in the open prize competition with the innovation VCSEL arrays: A novel high-power laser technology for “digital thermal processing". The jury composed by ten international experts has selected 3 outstanding finalists among the 15 submitted applications. In the historical ambience of the »Coronation Hall« around 320 guests attended the awarding ceremony.

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May 7th, 2014

Dr. Ralf Preu, Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE: Prize Winner of the Innovation Award Laser Technology 2014

The Innovation Award Laser Technology 2014, initiated by the associations Arbeitskreis Lasertechnik e.V. and the European Laser Institute ELI and provided with 10 000 Euros prize money, has been conferred to Dr. Ralf Preu, director of the division “Photovoltaics – Production Technology and Quality Assurance” of the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE in Frei-burg (Germany) on 7th May 2014 in Aachen´s town hall. Dr. Ralf Preu and his team have got the first place in the open prize competition with the innovation “Laser Fired Contact (LFC) technology for the production of highly efficient silicon solar cells”. The jury composed by 9 international experts has selected 3 finalists among the 23 submitted applications. In the historical ambience of the »Coronation Hall« around 300 guests attended the awarding ceremony.

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